Curriculum Vitae


PROFILE HIGHLIGHTS

Research: 25 years of experience in academic research; proven track record of externally-funded innovative fieldwork projects resulting in numerous book publications

Teaching: 20 years of experience in academic teaching; supervision and review of B.A.s, M.A.s, Ph.D.s, D.Litt.s; teaching, mentoring and advising at all levels; development of innovative and popular courses

Organization: 10 years of experience in academic organization; performing administrative functions such as Faculty Council Member, Institute Deputy Director, Department Chair, and Laboratory Director


ACADEMIC EDUCATION

D.Litt. (Habilitation) in English Linguistics, University of Gdansk, 2004

Postdoctoral studies, University of Tennessee at Knoxville, 1999-2000

Ph.D. in Linguistics, University of Gdansk, 1996

D.R.C. certificate in Lexicography, University of Exeter, 1994

D.A.W. diploma, Diplomatische Akademie Wien, Vienna, 1993

M.A. in English and TEFL, University of Gdansk, 1992


ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

PRIMARY OR FULL-TIME:

Full Professor, Institute of Neophilology and Applied Linguistics, UKW University, Bydgoszcz, 2015-present

Professor (tenured), Institute of English, University of Social Sciences, Warsaw, 2013-2015

Associate Professor (tenured), Department of Linguistics, Institute of English, University of Gdansk, 2005-2013

Assistant Professor, Department of Linguistics, Institute of English, University of Gdansk, 1997-2004

ADDITIONAL OR PART-TIME:

Full Professor, Program in English Linguistics, WSB University, Gdansk, 2015-present

Associate Professor, Institute of Neophilology, Pomeranian Academy in Slupsk, 2009-2014


VISITING FELLOWSHIPS

Visiting Professor, Department of Linguistics, University of California Berkeley, 2013 (twice)

Visiting Professor, Institut for Sprog i Kommunikation, Syddansk Universitet, 2007-2008

Visiting Professor, Department of English, University of Tennessee at Knoxville, 1999-2000


ADMINISTRATIVE FUNCTIONS

Chair, Deptartment of Sociolinguistics and Lexicography, University of Social Sciences, Warsaw, 2013-2015

Director, Sociolinguistics Laboratory, Faculty of Arts, University of Gdansk, 2011-2013

Chair, Deptartment of Sociolinguistics and Lexicography, University of Gdansk, 2007-2011

Deputy Director, Institute of English Studies, University of Gdansk, 2005-2009


GRANTS, SCHOLARSHIPS, AWARDS

Distinguished Professor Title, Presented by President of Poland Warsaw 2015

Santander Universidades Research Grant, Santander, Spain, 2013

University of Gdansk Vice-President’s Excellence in Teaching Award, 2012

University of Gdansk President’s Outstanding Research Award, Gdańsk, 2011

Agency for Universities & Internationalization Grant, Copenhagen, 2007

University of Gdansk President’s Postdoctoral Scholarship, Gdansk, 2002

U.S. Fulbright Foundation Advanced Research Grant, Washington, DC, 1999

Polish Science Foundation Award for Young Scholars, Warsaw, 1997

University of Gdansk President’s Doctoral Scholarship, Gdańsk, 1995

British Council Academic Training and Development Grant, London, 1994

Ministry of Foreign Affairs Postgraduate Studies Grant, Warsaw, 1992

U.S. Information Agency Educational Scholarship, Washington, DC, 1991