Alyona Gorokhova

Alyona Gorokhova
Phone: (619) 260-4600 ext. 4310
Office: Saints Tekakwitha & Serra Hall 224

Lecturer I, English

  • MA, San Diego State University, Applied Linguistics
  • BA, University of Northern Iowa, Finance

Alyona graduated with a Master’s degree in Applied Linguistics in 2008 from San Diego State University and began teaching ESL at the English Language Academy at USD. In 2017, she joined the English Department where she teaches first year writing courses. Her interests include systemic functional linguistics, genre-based approach to language teaching, and discourse analysis. She is also a lecturer at Grossmont Community College, where she teaches English writing and grammar to non-native speakers, immigrants and refugees.