Originally from Belgium, Ciska has been studying and working in Ireland for seven years. She holds degrees from the KULeuven and Trinity College Dublin, speaks five languages and is planning to undertake further teacher training in the near future. Since joining DCU LS in the summer of 2015, she has taught general English classes at different levels, IELTS classes and academic English classes. She is also regularly involved in the conversation support class and occasionally in other social activities. Her classes are student-centred and she has a particular interest in pronunciation. In her free time, she enjoys reading and cooking.