Fulbright Teaching Assistants

‌Israa Atef Ziden Abdelnaby
Fulbright Teaching Assistant

Email | Merrick Bldg. 276  |  305-284-9313

‌Ting-Ju Tai
Fulbright Teaching Assistant

Email | Merrick Bldg. 601  |  305-284-1669

Ting-Ju Tai is a Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant at University of Miami. Originally from Taiwan, she is a native speaker of Mandarin Chinese. She is excited to share her knowledge in Chinese language as well as her love for Taiwanese culture with the students of UM.

Jeferson Torres
Fulbright Teaching Assistant

Email | Merrick Bldg. 276  |  305-284-1669

Jeferson Barboza Torres holds a Teaching Degree in Portuguese and English Languages and Literatures (2013) and a Specialization in Foreign Modern Languages Teaching (2015) from Federal University of Technology – Paraná, Brazil. From 2013 to 2015 he taught English at the same institution and during the year of 2015 he worked as a Portuguese for Other Languages Speakers (PFOL) teacher at Universidad de La Sabana, in Botogá, Colombia. In 2017 he was granted the Fulbright Fellowship and currently works as a Foreign Language Teaching Assistant at University of Miami, developing activities as a Brazilian cultural ambassador. His areas of interest include Latin-American literature, performing arts and psychoanalysis.