Lecturer AY-A, Linguistics & Language Dev
Lecturer AY-A, Health Science & Recreation
Preferred: (408) 924-4516
My office is Clark 408R.
- Master of Arts, CSU-San Jose, 2008
- Bachelor of Communication, Literature, CSU-Monterey Bay, 2004
Effie Chiu was born in Taiwan, but has spent most of her life in the Silicon Valley area of California. After obtaining an interdisciplinary degree in Communications, Literature, and Film from CSU Monterey Bay in 2004, she taught English as a foreign language in her native Taiwan. In 2008, she completed her MA in TESOL from San Jose State and has since developed her teaching mostly in the area of writing. She has been teaching for the Department of Linguistics and Language Development since 2009, and for Health Science and Recreation since 2012.