Ms Julie Humble

Senior Lecturer in English as a Foreign Language

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Email address: Phone number: 01902 321428 Location: SH109A Faculty: Faculty of Social Sciences School/Institute: International Academy Areas of expertise: Teaching one to one and small groups, conducting spoken English examinations and running workshops


Julie has 30 years teaching experience in English.

Research interests

  • Assumptions in Learning and Teaching
  • Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLDs) and International Students
  • Explaining language to low level learners in English

Membership of professional bodies

  • Member of the Chartered Institute of Linguists (CIOL)


  • Level 5 C&G 7407  Certificate in Further Education Teaching
  • LCCI Certificate in Teaching English for Business (Distinction)
  • Dip. TESOL – Trinity College London (LTCL)
  • Institute of Linguists (French) Oral part of Final Diploma (exempt from other parts)
  • BSc(Hons) in Linguistic and International Studies (French, with Economics and German)


  • Humble, J. (2007) How do we deal with conflicting assumptions in learning, teaching and training? IATEFL Teacher Development SIG Newsletter  Winter 2007
  • Humble, J. (2014). Explaining language to low level learners in Pattison, T (ed), IATEFL 2013 Liverpool Conference Selections. Faversham: IATEFL

Experience in industry

  • 30 years teaching English as a Foreign Language
  • Lifelong interest with languages and communication

Further information

  • Member of an International ESOL Examining Panel since 2010
  • Previous member of EFL Industry Panel for reviewing new materials