Liz  England Author of Evaluating Organization Development

Liz England

the author of the first-ever book on TESOL career path development, along with other books on online language teacher education and teaching Arabic. She has delivered many keynote lectures and led workshops around the world - the United States and over 40 countries worldwide. She has been described as a truly energizing and inspirational speaker in the teacher education world today.


With an academic career spanning institutions in the United States and on five continents, I have enjoyed contributing to projects focusing on educational program design, implementation and evaluation for universities, ministries, and private and government agencies. I have traveled extensively on both short- and long-term assignments in over 30 countries worldwide. My objectives include project impact assessment, program development, teacher education, language and cross-cultural communication training and sustainable capacity building. I seek new opportunities and enthusiastically anticipate a new chapter following completion of ten years at Shenandoah University in 2016.

Countries in which I have lived and completed long-term projects (a year or more): Egypt, Hong Kong and Indonesia.

Countries where I've done short-term consultancies (in some cases, more than one):

Afghanistan, Botswana, Chile, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Dominican Republic, Egypt, Germany, Guatemala, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Japan, Kuwait, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Macau, Malaysia, Mexico, Nepal, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Russia, Senegal, Sri Lanka, Syria, Taiwan, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates (Dubai and Abu Dhabi), Venezuela and Vietnam.


    Ph. D., University of Illinois Champaign Urbana (1984)
    M. S., Elementary Education Nazareth College (1975)
    B. S., Psychology, University of Rochester (1974)

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Language teacher education and professional development (online and face-to-face) and international educational development

Personal Interests

    Fitness, meditation, volunteer social justice activities


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