INSTRUCTORS




Sujeera Sittisart ( Kru Aom )

Thai Language Instructor since 2006

Kru Aom has been a member of Chiang Mai University Language Institute's Thai language teaching team since 2006 where she helped to develop the 45-hour Conversation class for the Centre for Thai Studies, Chiang Mai University. Kruu Aom, has been highly commended by her students for the quality she brings to the Communicative Thai courses which assists her students to improve their pronunciation skills rapidly through her unique approach. Kruu Aom has sinced developed an e-learning software which has been designed to compliment in class learning, this was developed during her MA thesis at Chiang Mai University.



Sompop Yawichai ( Kru Dtum )

Thai Language Instructor since 2009

Kru Dtum joins Centre for Thai Studies, Chiang Mai University from his previous position at Chiang Mai Thai Language Centre in the old city. Kruu Dtum has been teaching with Chiang Mai University since January 2009 where he worked alongside Kruu Aom to develop the Beginner 2 conversational Thai language program. Kruu Dtum also teaches the 1-Year Thai Language Program and has helped to designed effective reading and writing activities to assist students familarize themselves with the Thai writing system. Kruu Dtum is also the Centre for Thai Studies private language specialists and has worked with a variety of dignatries from Embassies across Thailand. Outside of the classroom, Kruu Dtum enjoys jogging and nature walks, and has lead groups of foreign students in various extra curricular excursions across Northern Thailand.



Weerachat Sirikrainwattanawong ( Kru Ton )

Thai Language Instructor since 2012

Kru Ton has five years of experience in education and teaching at LICMU. During that time he also trained many instructional staff members on how to use and integrate technology in the classroom. Kru Ton graduated from the Chiang Mai University with a Bachelor degree in Education. He earned a Master degree in Teaching Education, also from Chiang Mai University.



Tirapat Pattanavhaew ( Kru Pong )

Thai Language Instructor since 2014

Kru Pong has been teaching at LICMU for 4 years. In addition to teaching 1 year Thai Language and culture, he serves as a main instructor for Chinese students here as well. Kru Pong is also a leader of cultural activities and very much involved in most ceremonies at LICMU. He obtained his bachelor’s degree in Thai Education from Chiang Mai University.



Kanchaya Somkaeo ( Kru Mint )

Thai Language Instructor since 2016

Kru Mint has join LICMU only recently in 2016 but with her degree in Education and teaching experience with the faculty of Humanities, Chiang Mai University made her one of our most popular instructors. Kru Mint took English Course at Australian Pacific College in 2016 to improve her ability of teaching English for foreigners. She also took a year teaching in Faculty of Language and South Asia and South-East Asia Culture at Yunnan Nationalities University, Kunming, Yunnan, China.