Shelwyn Corrigan

Shelwyn Corrigan

Adjunct Professor

Part-Time Faculty
Kalmanovitz Hall 202


Shelwyn Corrigan has a Master's in Linguistics, a Master's in Digital Media & Learning, and certification in Multimedia Studies. She has worked in digital design since 1994. In addition, she has taught ESL and EFL in Europe, South America and at universities in California and New York. Her interests are in teaching pronunciation, academic oral skills and the integration of new media in the classroom. She is a media consultant and web designer, and has taught at the University of San Francisco since 2001. In 2011 she won the USF award for Innovation in Teaching with Technology, and in 2013 she won the USF Team Innovation Award. Shelwyn teaches graduate courses in the Digital Media and Learning Program and for the new online MA TESOL Program at USF. She is currently working in machinima development for language learning and has recently launched a language school in the virtual world of Second Life

Research Areas

  • Linguistics
  • Multimedia Studies
  • ESL and EFL

Awards & Distinctions

  • Award for Innovation in Teaching with Technology, University of San Francisco, 2011

  • Team Innovation Award, University of San Francisco, 2013