Assistant Director for International Student Services Senior Lecturer, First Year Writing Program, Critical Studies

MED, The University of the Arts
MA, West Chester University of Pennsylvania
BS, Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Contact Info

International Student Services

Gershman Hall 207C


Melanie has taught ESL for 20 years in such diverse places as Korea, Argentina, Northeast Philadelphia and the Altoona Area School District. She came to The University of the Arts as an adjunct professor in 2006 and was hired as the coordinator of the ESL program in August 2007. Currently, she is the Assistant Director of International Student Programs. Her interests include curriculum design and assessment, teacher training, student advising, and instructional technology.