Lucy Bunning

Associate Teaching Professor


Dr. Lucy Bunning is an Assistant Teaching Professor in NU Global. She develops curriculum and teaches English language, communication, and service-learning courses for international students. She was a Faculty Scholar with Northeastern's Center for Advancing Teaching and Learning Through Research in 2016-2017 and 2017-2018. Her classroom-based research focuses on students’ language development during service-learning and class participation.

Dr. Bunning earned her PhD in Educational Studies, with a concentration in adult second language education, from Lesley University.


PhD from Lesley University (2014)

Professional Experience

Dr. Bunning has taught English for speakers of other languages in university, private, and community-based language programs in the United States, Kenya, and Rwanda.