Zoe Gazeley-Eke

Lecturer in Academic English

Contact details

School of Humanities
Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Coventry University
Priory Street

George Eliot Building

Room: GE533

Email: ab2931@coventry.ac.uk


Zoe has taught various forms of English as a Foreign Language including Business English, English for Young Learners, English for Academic Purposes (EAP), and ESOL for a number of years, in Mexico City, Moscow, Japan, China and Saudi Arabia as well as at UK colleges and universities. Her main teaching at Coventry University is based on Academic English courses for international students of business, pre-sessional English programmes and on the Business English module and research methods module for the MA in English Language Teaching programme.


  • M.A., English Language Teaching, Coventry University
  • Diploma, Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector (DTLLS), University of Warwick
  • Pg.Cert., TESOL, Sheffield Hallam University
  • Diploma, English Language Studies, Open University
  • Certificate, Humanities, Open University
  • B.A (Hons), International Business, University of North London


  • Business English EAP modules
  • Pre-sessional courses
  • Business English and Research Methods modules
  • MA English Language Teaching

Professional License and Certification

  • 2011, Licentiate Diploma in TESOL (LTCL DipTESOL), Trinity College, London
  • 2007, Certificate in Teaching English to Young Learners, SES Japan
  • 2006, Further Certificate in Teaching Business English, London Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • 2005, Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults, (CELTA), RSA Cambridge
  • 2002, Certificate in Personnel Practice, Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)

Selected Outputs

  • Orsini-Jones, M., Lloyd, E., Gazeley, Z., Lopez-Vera B., Pibworth, L., and Bescond, G. (2014) 'Student-driven intercultural awareness raising with MexCo: agency, autonomy and threshold concepts in a telecollaborative project between the UK and Mexico'. In Telecollaboration and Lessons in World Citizenship. Ed. by O’Dowd, R., Dooley, M., and Tcherepashenets, N. New York: Peter Lang
  • Orsini-Jones, M., Lloyd, E., Bescond, G., Gazeley, Z., Vera Lopez, B., and Bustos, F. (2013) 'MexCo: An Intercultural International Online Project CU, Warwick and FESZ-UNAM (Mexico City)'. Online Archive for E-learning Symposium 2013, 'E-learning Symposium 2013'. Held 24 Jan 2013 in Southampton, UK.

Research interests

  • Digital Literacy in the EAP classroom
  • Developing Intercultural Communicative Competence in Language Learning
  • Materials Design for Specific Academic Purposes

Other Responsibilities

  • Development of e-learning materials for the Pre-Sessional English courses

Zoe Gazeley-Eke

 Queen’s Award for Enterprise Logo
University of the year shortlisted
QS Five Star Rating 2020
Coventry City of Culture 2021