Soheil Mansouri, Ph.D. | Webster University

Soheil Mansouri, Ph.D.

Dr. Soheil MansouriVisiting Assistant Professor
Graduate Department of Education
Webster Hall 240




Soheil Mansouri joined Webster University in 2018 having taught previously at Florida State University. He earned his master's degree in Foreign and Second Language Teaching with the focus on TESOL, and his doctoral degree in Curriculum and Instruction specializing in Foreign and Second Language Education from Florida State University. His research interests include TESOL methods, second language motivation, second language maintenance and motivation, heritage language learning, and motivational factors in maintaining heritage language. He has also served as a co-director, instructional lead, site visitor, consultant for the STARTALK program, which focuses on promoting the acquisition of critical languages in the United States. Dr. Mansouri has more than 15 years of teaching experience between the United States and Iran, including EFL instruction in elementary schools, ESL adult instruction at the university level, and TESL courses for both pre-service and in-service teachers seeking TESOL certification.

Courses scheduled to teach: TESL 5139 ESOL Methods, TESL 5220 Curriculum Development, and TESL 5030 Language History, Planning, and Policy