Curriculum Vitæ

EDUCATION

2013 - (in progress)

University of Virginia
PhD - French Contemporary Literature and Digital Media
Dissertation: Dans les marges, l’espace littéraire numérique
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2001-2002

University Paris 8
DEA (MA2) - Texte, Imaginaire, Société
Dissertation: Vies d’artistes dans l’oeuvre de Pierre Michon

1999-2000

University Paris 8
Maîtrise (MA1) - Lettres Modernes
Dissertation: L’invention de la biographie dans l’oeuvre de Pierre Michon

RESEARCH INTERESTS

PUBLICATIONS

2018

“Entrées par ordre alphabétique dans l’espace du dedans.”
Contemporary French and Francophone Studies, 21:4, 414-420, DOI: 10.1080/17409292.2017.1432336

2003

“Pierre Michon et la question de la filiation.”
Pierre Michon, Entre Pinacothèque et Bibliothèque: Actes de La Journée D’étude Organisée À l’Université de Zurich Le 31 Janvier 2002, Variations, v. 4 (Bern ; New York: Peter Lang, 2003). 57-76

Fiction

2009

“Past Life.”
19 new steps, The winning stories from the 2nd National Short Story Contest. Athens: Eleftheroudakis.

CONFERENCES

2018

“Les graffiti oraux de François Bon”
Annual 20th–21st Century French and Francophone Studies International Colloquium: Sous les pavés…, Brown College, Providence, Rhode Island.

2017

“Désordre de Philippe de Jonckheere: Fracas visuel dans l’espace mémoire”
Annual 20th–21st Century French and Francophone Studies International Colloquium: Le sens et les sens, Bloomington, Indiana.

2016

“Entrées par ordre alphabétique dans l’espace du dedans”
Annual 20th–21st Century French and Francophone Studies International Colloquium: Passages, Seuils, Portes, St-Louis, Missouri.

2015

“François Bon à haute voix dans les ronds points”
Annual graduate students’ conference: Writing out loud: Orality and Aurality in Literature, Princeton University, New Jersey.

2016

“E-portfolio’s reliance on technology (digital literacy)”
AAEEBL Southeast Regional Conference, Virginia Tech.

PRESENTATIONS & WORKSHOPS

2017

“Workshop on video making with a smartphone”
Architecture School, University of Virginia.

2016

“Designing e-portfolio Assignments”
Institute of World Languages Faculty Retreat, University of Virginia.

2016

“Un siècle de bruits, du studio d’essai à Justin Bieber”
Quartier Français à la Maison Française, University of Virginia.

2014-2017

“Teaching vocabulary in context”
Annual graduate students’ orientation week, University of Virginia.

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2013-2019

Teaching Assistant,
University of Virginia
Representative courses: beginner, intermediate, and accelerated French.

2014-2016

Instructor at the Summer Language Institute
University of Virginia

2002-2003

Lecturer
University of California, Santa Barbara
Representative courses: beginner and intermediate French.

2014-2016

French tutor
Charlottesville, Virginia.

2001-2002

Undergraduate students’ assistant
Université Paris 8.

1996-2001

Modern Greek tutor
Phonie-Graphie, Paris, France.

HONORS AND AWARDS

2018

All-University Graduate Teaching Award University of Virginia

2018

Huskey Graduate Research Exhibition
University of Virginia
1rst place for Praxis Digital Humanities project: UVA Reveal, Augmenting the University

2017-2018

Praxis Program
Scholars’ Lab, University of Virginia.

2017

Summer Institute of French Cultural Studies Dartmouth College
“Cultures of Place, Cultures of Space”

2017

Digital Humanities Summer Institute at the University of Victoria
“Fundamentals of Programming/Coding for Human(s|ists)”

2015-2016

Mellon Foundation Graduate Fellowship
“Literacies and Technologies in the 21st Century”

2014-2015

South Atlantic Studies Graduate Fellowship
“Exile, Migration, Displacement”

2014-2015

Mellon Foundation Graduate Fellowship
“Composing the Humanities in a Digital Age”

2016-2018

Travel Grants
Department of French, University of Virginia.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

2017

Certificate in Fundamentals of Programming/Coding for Human(s|ists).
Digital Humanities Summer Institute at the University of Victoria.

2016

“E-portfolios in World Language Teaching, Learning, and Assessment”
Panel Discussion. AAEEBL Southeast Regional Conference at Virginia Tech.

2016

Summer workshop on e-portfolios: Intentionality, Authenticity, and Engagement.
University of Virginia, Arts & Sciences Learning Design and Technology.

2016

Workshop on e-portfolios for program-level assessment in world languages, with Nancy Pawlyshyn (Northeastern University).
University of Virginia.

2014

Certificat de formation « Enseigner le Français des Affaires »
Sponsored by the French Embassy in Washington and the Paris Chamber of Commerce.
University of Virginia.

OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2016-2017

Makerspace Technologist
Scholars’ Lab at the University of Virginia.

2006-2011

Freelance photographer

2011-2012

Senior Copywriter
Innovation/Leo Burnett, Nicosia, Cyprus.

2008-2011

Copywriter
Fortune Advertising S.A, Athens, Greece.

2006-2008

Copywriter
Spot JWT, Athens, Greece.

ACADEMIC SERVICE

2016-2017

Coordinator for Business French Training Course
Department of French at the University of Virginia, the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in Washington and the Chamber of Commerce in Paris.

2015-2016

Committee member for First Pan-European Studies Graduate Students Conference
University of Virginia.

2014-2016

FLLEP Grant Research Assistant
Funded initiative for the implementation of e-portfolios in foreign language learning.

2013-2014

Co-organizer of the French Film Festival
University of Virginia

LANGUAGES

English: near native
French: near native
Greek: native

REFERENCES

Available upon request.

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