Projects / Publications

Education

2011 — 2014
Master’s Degree in English language and literature, Faculty of Humanities, University of Geneva
Thesis title: "Subject-verb inversion in Early Modern English (1420-1710)"
Thesis director: Prof. Dr. Eric Haeberli

2005 — 2010
PhD in Philology, Faculty of Humanities, “Babeş-Bolyai” University, Cluj
Thesis title: “Eugène Ionesco’s Dramatic Discourse. Pragmatic Analysis”
Thesis director: Prof. Dr. Elena Dragos

2008
2010
Certificate of Specialisation in Literature and Aesthetics, Faculty of Humanities, University of Geneva

2007
— 2008
Certificate of Specialisation in Linguistics, Faculty of Humanities, University of Geneva

2004
— 2005
Master’s Degree in Dynamics of Present-Day Romanian and Discourse Analysis, Faculty of Humanities, “Babeş-Bolyai” University, Cluj
Thesis title: "The Dative Case in Romanian"
Thesis director: Prof. Dr. Gavril Neamtu

2000
— 2004
Teaching Certificate for English and Romanian (language and literature), Teachers' qualification department, “Babeş-Bolyai” University, Cluj

2000
— 2004
Bachelor’s Degree in English and Romanian, Faculty of Humanities, “Babeş- Bolyai” University, Cluj

Professional Experience

2015
Association “Gaea21”, Geneva, Switzerland
English/French and French/English Translator (volunteer work, 20%, 3 months)

2012 — 2014
“Communes-Ecole” Association, Collonge-Bellerive, Geneva, Switzerland
English teacher to adults, group of 14 students, 1h30 a week
Levels: intermediate and upper-intermediate

2009 — 2014
Provesan SA, Geneva, Switzerland
Assistant (English/French)
Assistance to accountant and financial operations, responsible for commercial transactions

2011
— 2013
Université Populaire du Canton de Genève, Geneva, Switzerland
English teacher to adults, group of 10 students, 1h30 a week
Levels: elementary and pre-intermediate

2005 — 2007
Department of Linguistics, Faculty of Humanities, Babeş-Bolyai University, Cluj, Romania
PhD student, delivered seminars of practical work in Romanian phonetics and Romanian normative grammar; level: 1st year of bachelor’s degree

2006 — 2007
Romanian Ministry of Law, Romania
English to Romanian and Romanian to English Authorised translator and interpreter

2004 — 2005
“Ştefan Micle” Secondary School, Cluj, Romania
English, Romanian and Latin teacher
Level: secondary school and kindergarten

Scholarships

2008 — 2009
Scholarship of the Faculty of Humanities, University of Geneva, within the Certificate of specialisation in literature and aesthetics

2007 — 2008
Research scholarship from International Relations Department, University of Geneva (collaboration agreement between Babeş-Bolyai University of Cluj and University of Geneva)


Contact

Dr Nadia Pacurari

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