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Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages and Linguistics

 

Mr Andrii Smytsniuk

Andrii Smytsniuk
Position(s): 
Language Teaching Officer in Ukrainian
Department/Section: 
Slavonic Studies
Contact details: 
Telephone number: 
+44 1223 760 824
Location: 

Faculty of Modern & Medieval Languages and Linguistics, Room 346
Raised Faculty Building
University of Cambridge
Sidgwick Avenue
Cambridge
CB3 9DA
United Kingdom

About: 

Andrii Smytsniuk holds a degree in pedagogical methodology in teaching Ukrainian as a foreign language from Lviv National University of Ivan Franko and is an experienced language teacher. He has taught Ukrainian at the Ukrainian Catholic University in Lviv and, as a Fulbright Scholar, at the University of Pennsylvania in the USA. He was a part of the Reform Support Team of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine and  was consulting the Ukrainian government on questions of education reform and on the development of teaching standards, specifically in the area of ​​language instruction.

Teaching interests: 

Use of technology in teaching Ukrainian.

Research interests: 

Cognitive, computer and corpus linguistics, economics, politics and modern Ukrainian poetry.