A Christian Liberal Arts University, Est. 1846

Renata Kantaruk

Instructor of TESOL
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adult esl adult esl literacy intercultural issues in tesol pedagogical grammar
  • MA, English Philology, Adam Mickiewicz University (Poland) (2001)
  • BA, Teaching English as a Foreign Language, NKJO/Jagiellonian University (Poland) (1993)


Advice to Incoming Students

The highest priority, hands down, must always be maintaining a vibrant personal relationship with God through the reading of His Word and prayer. Without it, it is impossible to maintain spiritual and emotional health or a proper sense of direction.

Why I Came to Taylor

I came to Taylor after marrying a Taylor professor, and moving to the US to join him. I have greatly enjoyed the nourishing, intentional, and challenging atmosphere of the school, and interacting with my colleagues and students.


Reading, gardening, international cuisine, travel, and personal growth

Major Career Accomplishments

ESL/EFL instructor and teacher educator with 20 years of diverse professional experience in Central Europe and North America.