About the instructor

Eric Grunwald is a lecturer in MIT's English Language Studies group, teaching English writing, speaking, listening, and pronunciation to undergraduates and graduate students in MIT's Department of Global Studies and Languages. He has taught ESL at Boston University's Center for English Language and Orientation Programs (CELOP) and Roxbury Community College. He has taught expository composition at BU and Suffolk University, where he also taught American literature and fiction writing.

Grunwald himself also writes fiction, reviews books, and occasionally translates from German. His creative work can be viewed at www.ericgrunwald.com.