Your Lecturers teaching in the International Program
Meet your Partners in the Classroom!
Kulajit (Rita) Khaneeyor, M.A.
Kulajit (Rita) Khaneeyor graduated from Srinakharinwirot University, Bangkok, with a Masters degree in TEFL. She has a 10-year background in teaching English and worked as an Assistant Director and School Manager for international schools in Bangkok. She thrives in a challenging environment and enjoys meeting new students from across the globe.
Robert Griffiths, B.A., M.P.A.
Recently retired as a Senior U.S. Foreign Service Officer, rank of Minister Counselor, Mr. Griffiths is currently an instructor in Chinese politics at the University of Utah and at Brigham Young University. He previously taught economics and Chinese studies at the National Defense University in Washington, D.C. As part of his 34-year career with the State Department, he lived and worked in greater China for 14 years, most recently as U.S. Consul General in Shanghai (2011-14). Previous postings abroad included Beijing, Bangkok, Taipei, Kaohsiung, and Bogota. He served in the U.S. Senate for a year as foreign policy advisor to Harry Reid, (D-NV), and worked in the Asia Policy shop in the office of the Secretary of Defense. He has a B.A. in Asian Studies (summa cum laude) from BYU, and a master’s degree in Public Policy from the Harvard Kennedy School. He has spoken frequently at universities in the U.S., China and Thailand, and been interviewed on National Public Radio and other programs both in the U.S. and abroad. He has lived in or visited 35 countries on every continent and speaks Chinese and Thai. He is married to Jeanne Decker Griffiths and they have three grown children.
Jeffrey Rock, B.A., M.B.A.
Jeffrey is a retired career U.S. diplomat with extensive management background, international experience, and access to high level international contacts. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Asian Studies in 1978, and with a Master of Business Administration in Marketing and Organizational Behavior in 1981 from Brigham Young University in Utah, U.S.A. Although his native language is English, he also speaks Thai (reading, writing and speaking), Chinese (Mandarin, speaking and reading), and Indonesian (conversationally conversant).
Barton Seliger, B.A., M.B.A., J.D.
Barton graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Mandarin Chinese and Asian Studies from Brigham Young University, Utah, U.S.A., in 1980. He graduated with a Master of Business Administration in Marketing from Texax Tech University, U.S.A., in 1983, and with a Juris Doctor in Jurisprudence from Texas Tech University in 1985.
John Justin Doyle, C.P.A., C.F.A., M.B.A.
Justin has over 40 years professional experience in consulting, investment banking, and in teaching. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) as well as a Certified Financial Accountant (CFA). Justin will teach courses related to his expertise in our programs. He got his experiences at Price Waterhouse, Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse, GE Capital, Asia Investment Bank, Silicon Valley Bank, and other well-known institutions.
Bruce Veldhuisen, B.Sc., M.B.A., Ph.D.
Dr. Bruce Veldhuisen brings in decades of experience in training English teachers. He is an entrepreneur and an educational innovator. He is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of TEFL International and was previously the Course Director of language schools and TESOL courses in Hong Kong and Thailand for eight years before founding the world’s largest teacher training institute and becoming a well-known name in the industry.
Ulrich Werner, M.B.I., M.B.A.
Ulrich holds a Master of Business Informatics (01/98) and a Master of Business Administration (08/98) from FOM University (UAS) in Germany, as well as over 20 professional development certificates from top universities around the world. As a seasoned management practitioner, Ulrich moved to Thailand in 2002 to teach in international higher education programs at Ramkhamhaeng University’s Institute of International Studies (IIS-RU) until 2018. In addition, he completed teaching and administrative assignments at Asian University, Burapha University, National Institute of Development Administration (NIDA), and Thammasat University. Over the recent years, he also organized or co-organized the Summer Universities at Asian University and Bangkok University. His teaching expertise is in management, marketing, media and communication. His research interest is on International Higher Education in Thailand.
Any questions? Please mail to Ulrich Werner at email@example.com.