Michael earned his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Massachusetts, USA, and his Master’s degree from the University of Portsmouth, UK. He has been teaching at SBS since 2018. Before coming to SBS, he taught for 14 years in universities in Thailand and for 2 years at a monastic school in Myanmar. Michael enjoys learning about languages and culture, as well as reading, especially history and literature. He also enjoys outdoor activities, including cycling and hiking, and listens to a wide range of music. Michael is part of the English department at SBS and is interested in writing, assessment, and functional grammar.