Martina Dorn
English Instructor
English Instructor

Martina (CELTA, CertEd, DELTA, MA and MSc) has been in the English language teaching field for over 19 years. She has had a number of different teaching, managerial, leadership and training roles in the United Kingdom and United Arab Emirates. Martina is currently employed as an English Instructor at Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) in Shenzhen, China. She is passionate about teaching, student engagement, educational technology and using assessment as pedagogy. Martina is self-motivated and committed to improving her teaching instruction.


2017   MSc in Technology Management, The Open University United Kingdom

2011   MA in Education, The Open University United Kingdom

2006   DELTA, University of Cambridge ESOL

2005   CertEd, University of Southampton

2000   CELTA, University of Cambridge ESOL


Work experience

Aug 2019 – present English Instructor, Southern University of Science and Technology, Shenzhen, China

Aug 2017 – July 2019 Assessment Lead, Ministry of Education, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Aug 2014 – July 2017 English Faculty, Higher Colleges of Technology, Men’s College, Ras Al Khaimah, Umited Arab Emirates

Dec 2011 – July 2014 Head of Department/English Teacher, STS Boys’ School, ADVETI, Ras Al Khamiah, Umited Arab Emirates

July 2008 – June 2011 Director of Studies, Portsmouth English Language School, Portsmouth, United Kingdom

April 2002 – June 2008 Section Leader/English Lecturer, Chichester College, Chichester, United Kingdom

May 2000 – March 2002 English Teacher, Language Specialists International, Portsmouth, United Kingdom



Showbie Your Work (November 2015) English Teaching professional