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Curriculum Vitae Gail Grover Grant III Institut le Rosey, 1180 Rolle, CH / Switzerland. Telephone: (Home) 41 + 21.822 5575, (Work) 41 + 21. 822.5500 (Facsimile) 41 + 21.822.5556 (E-mail) / Born on December 21, 1952 in Mentor, Ohio, USA, I am a citizen of that country. I have work and resident status in Switzerland. I speak read and write French. I have a very little, spoken Albanian. I am married. My wife is French and teaches both French and EFL. I have two daughters -- by previous marriage -- who were born in May 1981 and October 1938 respectively. They live and study in England. My son was born in October 1991 and lives with my wife and I at the above address. ___________________________________________________ EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION June 4,1986: renewed October 12, 1992: Canton de Vaud, Switzerland. Département de l’Instruction Publique et des Cultes. Authorisation (no. 9254 and 11530) given to teach in private schools. July 1, 1983: Status of Qualified Teacher. Accorded by the Department of Education and Science, Mowden Hall, Darlington, Co. Durham DL3 9BG. Reference no. RP 213 Q. September 1978: Completed all requirements for certification to teach English Literature and Language skills at the Secondary Level in the State of Illinois, USA June 1979 - June 1980: Northwestern University. Post-graduate studies in Theatre, Rhetoric and Literature in the Department of Speech and Communication. June 1976 - August 1978: University Of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA: MAT, Master of Arts in Teaching: English (9.1978). October 1972 - July 1975: Selwyn College, Cambridge University Cambridge, England: BA (7.1975), MA (3.1978). English Literature and Philosophy. WORK EXPERIENCE SEPTEMBER 1986 to Present : Teacher of English, Theatre Arts and ESL. Recent examination classes: IB: A1 (S) A2 (S) English and Theatre Arts (H). TOEFL SAT I, SAT II (Writing). Other Responsibilities: ‘Chef d’étage’ (= House Master) 1990-1993. Director of the student jazz/pop group 1986-1997. 'Class Teacher' for the Lower sixth form / 11th. Grade. 1996-1997. Director of Studies of the summer intensive English Language courses since 1989. Theatrical Production in winter, 2000. June 1985 - June 1986: Teacher of English, Drama and ESL. Age range 14 to school-leaving age at Leysin American School, 1854 Leysin, Switzerland. Other Responsibilities: Responsible for dormitory supervision. Director of the student jazz/pop group. I created, with a group of students, a school Literary Magazine. July 1982 - June 1985: Teacher of EFL/ESL at the Cambridge Centre of Advanced English, Cambridge, England. Prepared University students who were training to become translators and interpreters, for the specialised examinations in those fields. Other Responsibilities: The preparation of specialised materials for these students. This accounted for about 20% of my workload. October 1980 - July 1982: Fulbright-Hays Junior Lecturer in English, Department of English, University of Kosovo, Prishtina, Yugoslavia. June 1979 - June 1980: Temporary, full-time work taken on while studying at Northwestern University: February 1980 to May 1980: Instructor in the Department of Writing (English), Columbia College, Chicago, Illinois, USA. December 1979 to February 1980: Instructor in the Medical Training Scheme, Loretto Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA. English for Medicine and General Nursing (ESP) in preparation for the Illinois State Medical Board Examination in Medicine and/or General Nursing. August 1978 - May 1979: Instructor of English (Writing and Literature, and ESL) Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Illinois, USA. June 1976 - August 1978: full-time study at the University of Chicago August 1975 - June 1976: Teacher of English (Grades 9 - 11 and AP) with French, Basic Maths (Geometry) and Science (Chemistry) at the Palm Beach Academy, Palm Beach, Florida, USA. Other Responsibilities: Theatre and Soccer. References are available on request. 5/19/03

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