Senior Consultant: Dr. Jo Mynard

Jo Mynard is an Associate Professor and Director of the Self-Access Learning Centre at Kanda University of International Studies (KUIS) in Japan. She also teaches on the MA TESOL programme at KUIS and the Doctor of Education in TESOL programme at the University of Anaheim (USA). She is an occasional supervisor at the university of Birmingham (UK) on the MA TESOL programme, and an advisor to doctoral candidates at the Education and ICT programme at the Open University of Catalunya (Spain). She has been involved in the field of language education since 1993 and has experience of working in Spain, Ireland, England, the United Arab Emirates and Japan. She has consulted on self-access and advising projects in the UAE, Mexico, Japan, Thailand, Turkey and Cambodia. She holds an M.Phil. in Applied Linguistics from Trinity College, University of Dublin and a Doctorate in Education from the University of Exeter in the UK. She is the editor of SiSAL Journal (Studies in Self-Access Learning Journal), a peer-reviewed quarterly publication published by Kanda University of International Studies. She is a director of Candlin & Mynard ePublishing.


Senior Consultant: Dr. David McLoughlin

David McLoughlin is an Associate Professor at Meiji University in Tokyo where he teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in language and applied linguistics. His areas of professional interest are learner development, motivation and attribution theory as applied to language learning. He has an M.Phil in applied linguistics from Trinity College, Dublin and Ed.D. in TEFL from the University of Exeter in the UK.



The Learning Hub Consultancy works with expert local associates internationally. Consultants are selected based on the needs of a project for their specific experience and skills.