Stephen F. Austin State University

Faculty Biographies

Ms. Elaine Lambright (ELI Coordinator)

Mrs. Lambright received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in English from The University of Texas at Austin. She received a fellowship for graduate work, graduating from The University of Texas at Dallas with a degree in Humanities, specializing in comparative literature. She has taught English at the junior high level at The Greenhill School in Dallas, spent eighteen years teaching English and creative writing courses in grades ten through twelve at Monsignor Kelly Catholic High School in Beaumont, Texas, and spent three and a half years as an adjunct instructor in the English Department teaching a variety of freshman and sophomore level courses. She also worked as an adjunct instructor in ELI at SFASU before joining International Programs full time in 2014. Mrs. Lambright has studied French and has chaperoned high school students on international trips. She is especially interested in folk art from around the world.

Ms. Tetyana Kucher (ESL Instructor)

Ms. Kucher originally comes from Ukraine.