Tony Prince is Academic Director for Tertiary Education at NILE. His experience in providing academic support has included developing a content integrated Presessional programme for students at the University of East Anglia, as well as Departmental Insessional support across the University. This work has involved liaison with a wide variety of disciplines including Environmental and Biological sciences, Law, Economics, Business, Development and Computer studies as well as work with those in Education, Politics and Media. The development of these programmes has lead to Tony being involved in a variety of international consultancy projects, including courses, workshops and presentations.
Tony has spent the last 20 years involved in the management of English language courses, running a language school in Oxford before moving to Norwich and UEA. Tony is lead tutor on the Teaching English for Academic Purposes module of the NILE MAPDLE working with Rod Bolitho. He is also involved in teaching training related to materials development and ELT management. With Dave Allan, Tony has developed the INTO University placement test, enabling the online assessment of Academic skills in Reading and Listening. Tony is a keen proponent and user of technology in education. He spends a good deal of his time in work and out exploring the opportunities of different App ecosystems, Virtual learning Environments and Online provisions.
Tony Prince Academic Director