Jacob Daniel Eckstein, M.A., MFA

Citizenship: USA

Gender: Male

Age: 33

I have ten years of experience teaching at the university level in the United States. I have tutored and taught ESL for three years and I am looking for a teaching position in Henan province, but am willing to consider other locations. I have lived in the city of Xinzheng in Henan while teaching for a semester and would like to return to the area.



Master of Fine Arts (MFA) English Language and Literature – Fiction (May 2016)

The University of Maryland


Master’s Degree (M.A.) Communication Studies (May 2007)

Minnesota State University


Bachelor’s Degree (B.A.) English – American Literature (May 2005)

The University of Nebraska Lincoln


Sias International University – Xinzheng, Henan, China (August 2016 to January 2017)

Instructor of English

FOE: Freshman Oral English – English Conversation


The University of Maryland (August 2013 to June 2015)

Instructor of English

ENGL398N: Professional Writing for Non-Profit Organizations

ENGL393: Technical Writing


Bryant & Stratton College – Hampton, Virginia (May 2011 to May 2013)

Instructor of English

ENGL099: English

ENGL100: Research and Writing

Instructor of Communication

COM150: Introduction to Information Literacy & Research

COM201: The Art of Public Speaking & Persuasion

Instructor of Information Technology

INSM180: The History and Practice of Information Systems


The Pennsylvania State University – State College, PA (August 2007 to May 2010)

Instructor of Communication Arts & Science

CAS100A: Effective Speech – Public Speaking

CAS100B: Effective Speech – Small Group Communication

CAS250: Business Communication



  • English Teaching