Josie Leonard

Josie Leonard

Lecturer in ELT

School of Humanities, Language and Global Studies


+44 (0) 1772 89 3006

Subject Areas: TESOL

Josie has worked in higher education both in the UK and abroad. She has a Postgraduate Diploma in TEFL, AN MA in Teaching English for International Business, and is currently working towards an EdD TESOL.  

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Josie has been involved in ELT since 1992 and has taught in Turkey, Portugal, Italy, Belgium, Germany, Cyprus and Morocco . She has taught a wide range of courses, including General and Academic English, Business English and English for Specific Purposes, as well as working a teacher trainer for Trinity Cert TESOL and the Cambridge ICELT programme. At UCLan, she is mainly involved in BA TESOL modules and is Course Leader for the International Foundation Programme


  • MA Teaching English for International Business UCLan 2007
  • Postgraduate Diploma TEFL University of Stirling 1992
  • FHEA
  • Doctorate in Education (TESOL) University of Exeter, ongoing