Language Centre

Konttinen Miia, lecturer

Room:
O 107

Duties

  • Teaching academic English for BA level students primarily in the Department of Physics and Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences
  • Teaching academic English for IMDP students
  • Teaching for outgoing exchange students
  • Teaching English for university staff
  • English teacher faculty representative for Sport and Health Sciences 

Education

  • Doctoral Student (Applied linguistics. JYU)    
  • Basic Business Studies (JYU)
  • M.A. (major: English, minors: Speech Communication, Teacher’s pedagogical studies, Intercultural studies. JYU)

 Areas of Interest and Research

  • Dissertation: “Students at the core of English-Medium Instruction: Research on the study paths of international master’s degree students and the role of academic English and literacies”.
  • Screening of IMDP applicants’ academic English and academic readiness
  • Developing English staff training courses

International Mobility and Cooperation

  • Participating and presenting in international conferences 
  • 2009 Studies of Speech communication and Organizational communication, University of Wisconsin, USA
Contacts

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Street address:
Seminaarinmäki Campus,
Oppio building

Office hours: Mon-Fri 8-16

E-mail: lcinfo@ulc.jyu.fi

Postal address:
University Language Centre
P.O.Box 35
40014 University of Jyväskylä

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