DR. CHRISTOPHER BLAKE
Associate Professor of TESOL and
Dr. Christopher Blake joined the
Department of Language and Literature in fall of 2011 as an assistant professor
of TESOL and Linguistics at Lee where he is excited about continuing the
expansion of TESOL learning opportunities for Lee students.
Prior to Lee, Blake was a faculty
member at Western Carolina University where he prepared both undergraduate and
graduate students with strategies for teaching English language learners. He
also taught English in Changchun, China, for two years where he developed a
business English course for budding entrepreneurs.
Blake earned his doctorate at Purdue
University and specializes his research in the areas of fluency, intercultural
communication, and language assessment.
Married with five active children,
Blake spends most of his free time reading stories, tossing the football, and
watching his kids compete in athletic events.