Alan Kennedy is a lecturer in language and also the coordinator of the department’s International Teaching Fellows program. He has been teaching in the American Language Program since 2006. He received an M.A. in applied linguistics from CUNY in 2009 and a TESOL Certificate from Columbia University in 2005. He is the co-author of the textbooks What Every Multilingual Student Should Know About Writing for College (2012), Final Draft 4 (2016) and Prism 3 (2017). His articles about academic English instruction and non-native speaker pronunciation of English have been published in education journals. Prior to teaching, Kennedy did international marketing work for the Warner Music Group for 13 years.