Christopher Collins has been teaching English since 2003 and in the American Language Program since 2013. He has also taught in Japan and the Czech Republic. He received his M.A. in TESOL with a concentration in Curriculum Development from The New School in 2011 and has a B.A. in Literature from Drexel University. His professional interests include vocabulary acquisition, pragmatics, Dogme language teaching, and English as a lingua franca.