Curtis Klinghoffer

SCAD Language Studio professor


  • B.S., Temple University
  • M.S., Nova Southeastern University
  • Ph.D., Nova Southeastern University


  • Created original textbook for English language learners
  • Represented Lincoln Memorial University at international education symposiums in Salzburg, Austria, and Milan, Italy

Awards, recognitions and honors

Nominee for President's Award for Service Excellence, Miami Dade College


  • International Teachers of English as a Second Language
  • Salzburg Global Seminar Fellow

Publications and Presentations



  • "Situational Dialogues in a Community College ESL Curriculum," Education Resource Information Center (ERIC) Database, 2008



  • "Pathways to Globalization of the College Campus," Salzburg Global Seminar, Schloss Leopoldskron, Salzburg, Austria, 2010.
  • "Second Language Acquisition," Lincoln Memorial University. Carnegie-Vincent Library, Harrogate, Tennessee, 2006
  • "Implementing Workplace Readiness Manuals in the VESOL Curriculum," Florida Region V Best Practices Conference, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 2004
  • "Teaching Students Practical Strategies for Applying to American Colleges," Sunshine Regional TESOL Conference, Miami, Florida, 2000