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                                                 Ky Nguyen, M.A.

35/189 Giang Vo street,                              Phone:                            E-mail: 
       Hanoi, Vietnam                               0947.223.637            



To excel in English language teaching and interpreting/translation services.


Master of Arts in Second Language Studies (University of Hawaii, 2008)
Bachelor in English (Hanoi University of Foreign Studies, 2001)


08/2006 - 12/2008: MA Candidate, Department of Second Language Studies,
                               University of Hawaii, USA.

2003 - 2004:           ESL Teachers Development Workshop Series, jointly organized by
                               University of Hawaii and Hanoi University.

Summer 2003:       Writers’ Workshop, funded by Hanoi University, the Laura Riding
                               Jackson Foundation, and the State of Florida, USA.

2001 - 2003:          ESL Pedagogy Workshop Series, jointly organized by Resource
                               Exchange International (USA) and Hanoi University.

1997 - 2001:           Undergraduate student, English Department, Hanoi University.

Foreign Languages:

                               English (near-native)
                               French (Intermediate)
                               Cantonese Chinese (spoken only, intermediate).

Honors and Activities:

2007 - 2008:           Vice President, Hawaii Association of Teachers of English as a
                               Second Language, USA.

1999- 2001:            President, English Department’s Youth Union, Hanoi University.

1999 - 2001:           Certificates of Merit awarded by Ministry of Education and Training,
                               Hanoi People’s Committee, Central Association of Vietnamese
                               Students, and Central Youth Union, Vietnam.

01/2000:                January Star Award for the best students of the nation, Ministry of Education
                              and Training, Vietnam.

Work Experience

11/2011 - present: Head of Language Skills Division, English Department,
                               Hanoi University, Vietnam.

08/2001 - present:  Lecturer of English, Interpreting/Translation, and English Literature at
                               Hanoi University, Vietnam.

08/2006 - 12/2009: English Language Teacher, Hawaii English Language Program,
                               University of Hawaii, USA.

Summer 2007:      Lecturer at Pedagogy Enhancement Workshops jointly organized by Hue
                               University, Danang University, and University of Hawaii, USA.

11/2004 - 08/2006: Journalist (flexitime), Tien Phong Daily, Vietnam.

2001 - 2002:           Assistant to General Director cum Deputy Manager of Marketing
                                Strategies, KOVA Paint Co., Ltd., Hanoi, Vietnam.

1997 - 2001:            Educational Marketing Representative (part-time),
                                Coca-Cola Ngoc Hoi, Ltd., Hanoi, Vietnam.

Since 1997, I have also been working multiple times as an interpreter/translator at various workshops, conferences, and meetings, etc., for institutions including UNDP, Ministry of Education and Training, Ministry of Planning and Investment, Vietnam General Confederation of Labor, Vietnam Banking Association, Vietnam Television, Mercedes-Benz Vietnam, Tien Phong Daily, just to name a few.


Nguyen, K. (2006). English language test taking strategies for the national university entrance            
                               exam and the TOEFL and TOEIC tests
: Hanoi Publisher.

News Articles:Hundreds of articles on Tien Phong Daily, Vietnam.