Robert Fox

Programme Director for the UK Year Abroad Teaching Fellow in English for Academic Purposes

Robert Fox

I have been teaching at Aston University since 2008. I teach English for Academic Purposes (EAP) in the Centre for English Language and Communication at Aston (CELCA). I also teach Academic and Professional Communication Skills for students in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. I introduced Japanese language modules at Aston University. I directed the Presessional English Programme for five years, and am currently the Director of a Year Abroad Programme for students from our partner institution, Kansai University. 

  • MEd in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education, Aston University
  • MSc in Teaching English for Specific Purposes, Aston University
  • PGCHE in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education, Aston University
  • FHEA Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
  • AM10AS Academic Writing and Study Skills
  • CS1060 Computational Reasoning and Communication
  • LA1506 British Society through Film and Television
  • LA1507 British Society through Printed Media 


 

 

 

 

 

 

  • English for Academic and Professional Purposes
  • Second Language Acquisition and Bilingualism
  • Gamification in Higher Education
  • Blended Learning 
  • Director of UK Year Abroad Programme
  • Chair of Exceptional Circumstance Committee for CELCA
  • Qualified First Aider
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)
  • Member of the British Association of Lecturers in English for Academic Purposes (BALEAP)
  • Member of the IEEE Professional Communication Society (PCS)
  • Member of the Japan Association for Language Teaching (JALT)
Room: MB560D
Phone: 0121 204 3177
Email:  r.a.fox@aston.ac.uk