Professor of English
Director and Instructor, UWG Study Abroad
Chad Davidson, has spent a great deal of
time both studying and living in Italy.
He is a competent
speaker of Italian, having attended
language school in Bologna and studied
Italian at the University of Perugia.
Apart from directing the UWG Spoleto
Program since 2012, he has also taught
in three other study-abroad programs
since arriving at West Georgia in 2003
(Oldenburg, Germany, in 2005 and 2011,
and Montepulciano, Italy, in 2006).
Associate Professor of English
Director of Graduate Studies in English
UWG Study Abroad Italy Program
Josh Masters is a prime example of the
power of study abroad opportunities.
Having taken part in a semester-long study
abroad program in Greece as an
undergraduate, he went on to travel to
Italy, Israel, Australia, England, and
many other countries. Thus, he is a
seasoned traveler with a wealth of
experience in terms of university-level
study abroad programs.
Owner and Director, ArteLingua Language
Elisa Bassetti specialized in the teaching
of Italian as a foreign language at the
University for Foreigners in Siena. From
2008-2012, she also collaborated in an
online program through the University for
Foreigners in Perugia (from whom she holds
a master's degree in teaching Italian).
Since early 2012, she has directed her own
language school, ArteLingua, in her home
town of Spoleto.
Owner and Director, Tasting Travel,
Daniela Cittadoni is a licensed travel
agency director who specializes in
planning Umbrian tours. With ten years of
experience in the food and wine sector,
and five years of professional tourism
training, she helps create unique and
memorable itineraries in Umbria. She also
helps with coordinating apartments and
classroom space for us while in Spoleto.