Education






My ever-developing education itinerary so far has consisted in my involvement in graduate and postgraduate studies, as well as in professional and disciplinary training through short courses in the following areas:
  • English Language Teaching
  • Applied/Practical Phonetics and Phonology of English
  • Discourse Analysis: Enunciation Theories, Systemic Functional Linguistics
  • Pragmatics
  • Education and New Technologies
  • Conversation Analysis

Current Studies:

  •     PhD in Language and Communication. Year 2. Supervisors: Dr. Richard Ogden & Dr. Merran Toerien (Period 2016/2017 also: Dr. Beatrice Szczepek-Reed). Department of Language and Linguistic Science. University of York

  • A summary of training activities undertaken during my  PhD is available here: Y1 - Y2 - Y3 (under construction)



Postgraduate Degrees/Diplomas:

  •  MA in English Language: Contemporary Use (orientation:  Sociolinguistics and Pragmatics) - Final dissertation: Affiliation and Alignment in Broadcast Interaction: Exploring the Functions and Prosodic Design of Interruptions in the Vanessa Feltz Phone In Programme (Supervisor: Luisa Granato, PhD) - (October 2015)
  • Diploma in Social Sciences: Education and New Technologies.  (Diploma en Ciencias Sociales con mención en Educación y Nuevas Tecnologías) FLACSO (Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales) (September 2010)
  •  Specialisation diploma in Phonetics and Phonology in English (Adscripción en Fonética y Teorías Fonológicas), 2004 –2006 Instituto Superior del Profesorado "Dr. Joaquín V. González" – Final research paper: Phonological Processes in the Acquisition of Received Pronunciation: Interlanguage Phonology of Advanced Learners of English of a Riverplate Spanish Background - August 2009

Degrees / Diplomas

  •    Degree in Teaching of English as a Foreign/Second Language (“Profesora en Inglés”) - Instituto Superior del Profesorado "Dr. Joaquín V. González" (April 2004)
  •   Diploma in English -University of London - Goldsmiths College - External Programme (Distance Learning via Asociación Internacional de Estudios, Buenos Aires, Argentina) (August 2006)

Short Courses
·    Course on Vocal Techniques and Public Speaking (“Técnica Vocal Integral”). 2009-2011 Instituto de la Voz.
·     Summer Course in English Phonetics – August 2010 -University College London
·    Online Course on Materials Design for Online and Virtual Environments. (“El Diseño Instruccional de Materiales”) 2008. Net-Learning
·  Short Postgraduate Course, Reading Comprehension Skills and Processing in a Foreign Language, October - November – 2008. Universidad de Buenos Aires
·    Short Postgraduate Course, Psycholinguistics: L1 and L2 Acquisition Processes,
August-November, 2007 Universidad de Buenos Aires

Courses pending final evaluation 

  • Specialisation Course in Discourse Analysis (Adscripción en Análisis del Discurso). 2012-2013. Supervisor: Prof. Fernando Mortoro - ISP Dr Joaquín V González - Taught training completed. Final research paper pending.