University And Career Office

University & Career Office

Iris Cheung

Head of Faculty-University and Communications, University Counselor

MSc Social Policy and Development London School of Economics and Political Science

BA English Language Teaching First Class Honours Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Ms. Iris has over ten years’ university and careers guidance and knowledge of multiple university destinations, especially the USA, the UK and Hong Kong.

Roger Underhill

UK Universities Coordinator, University Counselor

BSc (Hons) Physics. University of Wales, Cardiff. 1986-1989

TEFL (distinction), Language Inst. Chiang Mai University 2006/02-2006/04

Roger has solid working experience in DSTL Malvern as a senior officer and has taught for 9 years in China.

Susan Jia

US Universities Coordinator, University Counselor

B.A., Psychology, University of Arizona

M.S.Ed., Counseling and Mental Health Services, University of Pennsylvania

M.Phil.Ed., Professional Counseling, University of Pennsylvania

Ms. Susan provided 750+ hours counseling services for both individual and group counseling sessions at the mental health hospital setting and the counseling agency. Working as a college counselor for helping students overseas college applications for two years.

Hamish Dawson

University Counselor

Higher National Diploma in Media Studies, Sunderland

RSA Diploma in TEFL, Christ Church; Postgraduate Diploma in TEFL, Christ Church

Hamish has been a teacher of TEFL for twenty four years; general TEFL and IELTS teacher in Cambridge for three and a half years, a business English trainer in Canterbury for five years and a general and business English teacher in Italy for nine years.

Robert Kozicki

Staff Representative-Expats, University Counselor

Master of Arts, Political Science, University of Alberta

Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, Augustana Faculty

Robert has been a college and educational counselor for many years in China (mainland and Taiwan) and elsewhere. Also, he has an extensive educational background from teaching many subjects to studying a variety of different courses and topics. In a past life, he has both practical and management experience in aerospace and logistics.

Andrey Dubinsky

University Counselor

Master of Arts International Relations, Central European University

Bachelor of Arts Film and Media Studies, UC Berkeley

Educator Certification, University of West Florida

Andrey has been working in Shenzhen, China for 5 years as an education consultant, social science teacher, and university counselor. Prior to coming to China, he worked as graduate research programs administrator at UC Berkeley and Berkeley School of Law.

David Neff

University Counselor

Master of Social Work, The Ohio State University

Bachelor of Arts in Communication, Salisbury University

College Admissions Specialist Certification, American School Counselor Association (ASCA)

David has nine years of experience in university admissions consulting for international students, academic/career advising, social work, and ESL education/exam preparation (IELTS and TOEFL). He has worked in the United States, Spain, and China.

Elva He

University Counselor

MSc. Biosciences, BSc. (Hons) Biochemistry, University of Bath

NCDA Career Development Practitioner Certification

Ms. He has been working as a college counselor for students applying to undergraduate and master’s degree programs abroad for more than seven years.

Amy Stompro

University Counselor

Master of Educational Sciences, University of Latvia

Bachelor of Arts in Communications, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

TEFL Certification

Amy has previously worked in Beijing, China for two years as a university counselor and substitute English teacher in a school offering A-Level and AP curriculum, helping students receive offers from UK G5 universities and US Top30 universities. She also has 5 years of experience teaching English and Early Childhood Education and has worked in the United States, England, Latvia, and China.

Ben Riley

University Counselor

BSc Computer Gaming and Animation Design, Anglia Ruskin University

British Council Certified Counsellor

Ben has over six years of experience providing admissions counselling services to students across China, helping many of them receive offers from Ivy League (US) and G5 (UK) universities. He is also experienced in the field of cloud computing, as a certified solutions architect for Amazon Web Services