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Instructors:


Agnes Haryuni
  Web Design and Development
  Photoshop
Alex Gao
  Dance: Hip Hop and Jazz
Amber Parker
  Digital Photography
  Photoshop
  Photography
  Photography 2
Anna Nikonenko
Ariane Brunet-Juteau
  Fashion Design
Ashley Reta
  AutoCAD
Boris Austin
  Art Photography
  Digital Photography
  Photography
  Photoshop
Brian Hutson
  Finance (Personal)
  Finance (Corporate)
Cathy Han
  Yoga
CJ Huang
Dionisio Cimarelli
Ed Chan
  Interior Design
Emlyn Phillips
  E-Commerce
Flavia Clarence-Smith
  English for Expatriates (Group)
Francesca Manganelli
Jim Gaylord
  Finance (Corporate)
John Middleton
Jon Echanove
  Coaching
  Psychology
Josh
Kevin Lann-Teubner
  AutoCAD
Kristiina Kraft
Liu ZhiZhou
  Fashion Design
Marla Volovna
Matthew Niederhauser
  Photography
  Digital Photography
  Art Photography
  Photoshop
Michelle Zhang
  E-Commerce
N/A
Nathalie Urquizo Medina
  E-Commerce
Niyi Sodipe
Peter Walters
  Screen Writing
Seve Dequeker
Victor Muh
  Filmmaking
John Middleton




John Middleton has been a lecturer in higher education for 15 years and has taught management, economics, philosophy and teacher education on the postgraduate level. He has designed and delivered courses in fine wine for more than 10 years and acted as a regional tasting consultant to the world's premier wine merchant, Oddbins (London), as well as to Europe's leading on-line wine merchant, Laithwaites. He has also contributed articles on fine wine to various newspapers, magazines and Web sites in the UK, and has travelled widely in the world of wine, hosting hundreds of wine-tastings in the USA, South Africa, France, Spain, and his native England. He spent a year working at a vineyard in Burgundy, France, as a means of comprehending the process of wine-making in its totality. His formal wine education has been with the prestigious London-based Wine and Spirits Education Trust (WSET) and resulted in awards graded with distinction. He has been an accredited tutor with the WSET since 2003 and taught wine to degree and postgraduate level students in the hospitality industry.