Soo Yeon Yim
Coordinator - English for General Academic Purposes
Soo is a coordinator on the Insessional Programme, and teaches courses across CSSIS and the Business School. She also teaches credit-rated academic reading and writing, doctoral academic writing, and provides one-to-one tutorials for postgraduate students across all degree programmes.
Previously, Soo taught English as a Second Language in her homeland South Korea, and worked extensively as a developer of English language learning materials. She has more recently worked for INTO University of Exeter as a teacher on various programmes including presessional and foundation since 2009.
Soo has a BA in English Language and Literature from Korea University, and holds an MEd in TESOL, MSc in Educational Research, and a PhD in Education, all completed at the University of Exeter. As an early career researcher and academic English practitioner, she is particularly interested in academic writing in context, intercultural communication, and relational identities in teaching and learning