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Ellisa Cole

Faculty, English Language Services

Mies (Main) Campus Office: 

3424 South State Street TS 4041

Mies (Main) Campus Phone: 

312.906.6556

Email: 

Education 

M.A., TESL, Northeastern Illinois University
M.B.A., International Marketing, Thunderbird School of Global Management
B.A., Spanish Language and International Relations, Colgate University

Courses 

PCA 510, Communication Essentials
PCA 515, Strategies for Effective Communication
PCA 520, Advanced Communication Skills
PCA 525, Advanced Presentation Skills
PCA 530, Writing for Academic and Professional Success I
PCA 540, Writing for Academic and Professional Success II
PCA 550, Writing for the U.S. Workplace
PCA 570, Advanced Strategies for Clear Communication
IEP 022 Listening and Speaking 2
IEP 023, Listening and Speaking 3
IEP 024, Listening and Speaking 4
ELP 044 Academic Writing 1

Experience 

2010 - present, Instructor, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL

2012-2013, Adjunct Faculty, Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, IL

2008-2010, Graduate Assistant, ESL, Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, IL

2007-2008, ESL Instructor, VITA Program, Oakton Community College, Skokie, IL

2007-2008 ESL Tutor, CCIS, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

2007-2008, ESL Instructor, Indo-American Center, Chicago, IL

Memberships 

ITBE

TESOL

Professional Presentations 

2017, Presenter, ITBE, Lisle, IL

2017, Presenter, TESOL, Seattle, WA

Professional Development 

July 2018, IIT Institute of Design, Design Camp

February 2018, TESOL International Convention and English Language Expo --  The World Comes Together

January 2017, ITBE 2017 Convention - Meeting the Challenge

February 2017 TESOL International Convention and English Language Expo -- The World Comes Together

April 2016, TESOL International Convention and English Language Expo – Reflecting Forward

February 2016, ITBE 2016 Convention: Expanding Horizons

February 2015, ITBE 2015 Convention

March 2015, TESOL International Convention and English Language Expo – Crossing Borders Building Bridges