Email: holly.formolo [at] auis.edu.krd
Holly Formolo joined the APP program in Fall 2018 to teach academic reading and writing. She previously taught at Koç University in the English Language Center; the University of Bahrain Teacher’s College as a State Department/Georgetown University English Language Teaching Fellow; Zirve University in Gaziantep, Turkey; and at AMIDEAST in Tunisia. She is currently a State Department/Georgetown University English Language Teaching Specialist.
Holly holds an M.A. in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESOL) from The New School in New York City. Additionally, she is an archaeologist. Her work has taken her across the world to such locations as Polynesia, Micronesia, Melanesia, the US, and Bahrain. Her research interests lie in using archaeology and other cultural aspects of societies as a way of having her students connect to their cultures’ past heritage and linking it to present day identities.