Instructor

Sunghee Ahn, M.A.

Writing Program

E-mail:
ahn@tuj.temple.edu
Office Hours:
Available here

Areas of Expertise

Sunghee Ahn is an instructor in the First Year Writing Program, specializing in teaching introductory academic writing to second language writers.

Teaching Interests

Sunghee's teaching interests include developing theme-based writing curriculums and designing instructional material with emphasis on modeling and metacognition. Her teaching approach focuses on helping second language writers develop close reading strategies and connect reading and writing practices.

Research

Sunghee's research interests are in second language writing pedagogy, in particular reading-writing connections, writing-about-writing (WAW) approach to teaching first-year writing, and instructional support for second language writers. In her recent collaborative teaching research, she experimented with implementing a unique reading support system for first-year writing students.

Education

2005
M.A. in International Educational Development, Teachers College, Columbia University
1998
B.A. in Government, Cornell University

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