Calum Mackechine

Calum MacKechnie

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Calum MacKechnie is the director of International English and Professional Programs at UC Davis Extension.  He has lived and worked in a number of countries, where he has led major English language programs. Most recently, he was the director of York University English Language Institute in Toronto, Canada, and prior to that he led programs in Wisconsin and New Zealand. Calum’s academic qualifications include a master’s degree in educational leadership and policy studies from the University of Washington and also the DELTA, a highly respected diploma in English language teaching, issued by the University of Cambridge in England.

“My favorite part of the job is being able to help students and being able to travel to places the students come from. Despite the long flights—I love seeing the world.”