Gabriel is the Director of the MA TESOL program and the Chair of The English Language Studies Department at The New School in New York City. He comes to The New School from Montevideo, Uruguay, where he most recently served as National Coordinator for the Modern Foreign Languages Department of the National Teacher Education College.
An experienced teacher, teacher-educator, and administrator, as well as a productive scholar, Gabriel's research focuses on teacher education, pedagogy, and professional development. He has been a Hubert Humphrey Fellow at Pennsylvania State University's College of Education, a visiting scholar at the Center for Applied Linguistics in Washington, DC, and a consultant to many educational institutions in Latin America and the United States. He is a frequent presenter at professional development events throughout the world.