Pamela Martin is an ESL Pedagogy Specialist for the English Language Institute (ELI) where her responsibilities include curriculum development, tutoring, and teaching. Pamela has been teaching ESL in community, business, and university settings since 2003. She has developed and taught ESL and English for specific purposes courses on academic and technical writing, listening/speaking, reading, theater, and cinema studies. She holds a Master’s Degree in Applied Linguistics from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She very much enjoys collecting records, writing short stories, talking about film, and meeting ESL learners from around the world.