Middlebury Language Schools


Jorge Jiménez


Jorge Jiménez Ramírez, from Madrid, graduated in Spanish Language and Literature (1998) and completed an M.A. in Teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language (2000). His interest areas are teaching and the learning process, focused on Culture and Writing, and the application of Technology in these process. As a researcher in these topics, he has written some articles and he has participated in training and research programs in several Spanish and European universities. He has also been involved in different courses as didactic designer, consultant, and teacher, such as AVE (Aula Virtual de Español) by Instituto Cervantes, ALLES Program (Advance Long Distance Language Education System) with funding from the V Framework Programme of the European Comission or OTT (Observatorio de Tecnologías de la Traducción). He was also invited as lecturer in some international universities and graduate programs (such as Master in Sport Journalism of Real Madrid) and lecturer of Spanish teachers. He is currently working on his PhD, while teaching Spanish, Intercultural Studies and Technology, to translators, journalists, and publicists at the Universidad Europea de Madrid in the Department of Translation and Applied Linguistics.