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Gregory Anderson (Vice President of Instruction)Office of the Vice President, Instruction - Office of Instruction
Dr. Gregory Anderson is the Vice President of Instruction at Cañada College. Prior to coming to Cañada College, Gregory was the Dean of Learing Resources at De Anza College. Prior to that position, he served served for five years as director of the college’s academic support programs. He also taught English as a Second Language courses, directed the campus Basic Skills Initiative, led grants, and served as immediate past president of the Academic Senate. Before arriving in the Bay Area, he held several positions at the University of Southern California, including the Director of Testing and Assessment, and Senior Lecturer at the university’s American Language Institute. He is multilingual and has lived around the world. While teaching in Lesotho, Africa as a Peace Corp. volunteer, he co-founded a night school for women. In Venezuela, he worked in the petroleum industry and in Guatemala, he studied the history and cultures of indigenous people. He facilitated seminars on human rights while teaching English and training teachers at colleges and universities in Japan. he holds a master’s degree in teaching from the School for International Training and a doctorate in higher education from USC.