Carol J. Orwig, M.A., M.A.T.

Senior Language and Culture Learning Consultant

Degrees

  • M.A., Linguistics, University of Texas at Arlington, 1978
  • M.A.T., Latin, University of Virginia, 1970
  • B.A., Latin, College of William and Mary, 1969

Current positions

  • Certified Senior Language and Culture Learning Consultant, SIL International, 2012–
  • Language and Culture Learning Consultant, 2005–
  • Instructor, Language Coach workshops for Institute for Cross Cultural Training, Wheaton College, 2002–
  • Director, Language And Culture Acquisition course (LACA), SIL European Training Programme, 1990

Other professional experience and service

  • International Consultant for Language and Culture Acquisition, 2005–2011
  • Staff member and Trainer for Recruitment Ministries, Wycliffe USA, 2003–2008
  • Lecturer, Multilingual Education Course, Gordon College, 1999
  • Lecturer, Language Learning Module, School of Missions, Christ for the Nations Institute, 1997–1999

Professional memberships

  • American Council for the Teaching of Foreign Languages, 2003–

Language proficiencies

  • English: ILR 5
  • French: ILR 3
  • Latin: ILR 3 (read)
  • Spanish: ILR 2+
  • Dutch: ILR 2

Research interests

  • Self-directed learners
  • Learning styles and strategies
7500 West Camp Wisdom Road
Dallas,  Texas  75236
United States