mgr Jadwiga Nikitiuk

mgr Jadwiga Nikitiuk

Office: Campus A-26 Office 27
Phone: +48683283039
Email: jadzianikitiuk@tlen.pl

Affiliation:

Academic position: Senior lecturer


Research interests

  • The methods of the English language teaching at the language courses organized by TWP, BRITANNICA, RETA , Zielona Góra (1976 – 1999).
  • The course presenting the English language teaching methods for the academic and secondary school teachers, Kielce – 1977.
  • The methodological course for the English language academic teachers referring to English and American literature and English for Special Purposes: ecology, environmental protection, University of Lancaster, Great Britain – 1994.


Education

  • The Master’s degree studies in the Institute of English Philology in Adam Mickiewicz University ( UAM ), Poznań (1977 – 1982), the M.A. degree of the English Philology.
  • The Master’s thesis “ Testing the Passive Voice in English “supervised by the Assistant Professor Karol Janicki in the Institute of English Philology in Adam Mickiewicz University (UAM) Poznań.
  • The English language teaching syllabuses of English for Special Purposes (ESP) for the English language courses of the first degree studies – the Bachelor’s degree, and the second degree studies – the Master’s degree referring to the fields of study: Biology, Biotechnology, Environmental Protection at the (B1, B2, B2plus, C1) levels both for the full – time and part – time studies (2009 – 2016).
  • The English for Special Purposes translations of the scientific articles and abstracts of the research workers and students of the Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Zielona Góra for the academic publications in English and American scientific magazines for the national and international scientific conferences (2006 – 2017).
  • The English for Specific Purposes (ESP) examinations for the PhD research workers, assistant lecturers, and assistant professors of the Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Zielona Góra at the B2, C1 levels according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: Learning, Teaching, Assessment (2006 – 2017).
  • The English Language corrections of the abstracts and scientific articles of the research workers and students of the Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Zielona Góra, and the English Language translations of the supplements, reports, posters, academic publications prepared by the students for the national and international scientific conferences, as well as the titles of the Bachelor’s and Master’s dissertations  (2009 – 2017).
  • The cooperation with the scientific supervisor of the Young Naturalists Association to prepare the English language articles and academic presentations for the International Conferences of the Young and Talented Researchers: III – IX International Symposium of Young Naturalists – “From Biotechnology to Environmental Protection“, the Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Zielona Góra (2009 – 2016).

University involvement

  • 1976 – 1999    The English language teacher in Edward Dembowski secondary school LO I , Zielona Góra, Poland.
  • 1988 – 1996    The lecturer of English for Special Purposes in the Department of Teaching Foreign Languages, the Higher Engineering College, Zielona Góra, Poland.
  • 1996 – 2001    Senior lecturer of English for Special Purposes in the Department of Teaching Foreign Languages, the Technical University of Zielona Góra, Poland.
  • 2001 – 2009    Senior lecturer of English for Special Purposes in the Department of Teaching Foreign Languages, University of Zielona Góra, Poland.
  • 2009 – 2017    Senior lecturer of English for Special Purposes referring to the fields of studies: Biology, Biotechnology, Environmental Protection at the Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Zielona Góra, Poland.

Courses taught

The fields of studies:

  • Biology
  • Biotechnology
  • Environmental Protection
  • The first degree studies – the Bachelor’s degree
  • The second degree studies – the Master’s degree

Professional involvement

  • Three editions of the English for Special Purposes (ESP) courses of the Project: Professional Academic Worker for the research workers of the Faculty of Economy and Management, the Faculty of Building and Civil Engineering, and the Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Zielona Góra, (2007 – 2011).
  • Two editions of the English for Special Purposes (ESP) courses of the Project: Professional Business Manager for the company workers and managers of the Lubuskie Voivodeship funded by the EU research funds, organized by the Institutes of English and German Philologies of the University of Zielona Góra (2009 – 2011).
  • The cooperation with the methodological consultants of the English Language Teaching representing the publishing companies: Oxford University Press, Cambridge University Press, Macmillan, Express Publishing, English for Special Purposes (ESP) new publications (2007 – 2016).
  • The University Centre of Teaching Foreign Languages , University of Zielona Góra, English for Special Purposes (ESP), the latest publications in teaching foreign languages (2014 – 2017).

Awards and distinctions

  • 1983    The Award of the Education Office in Zielona Góra for the didactic achievements in tutoring the students for the Central Phase of the English Language Contest in Poznań.
  • 1989    The Rector’s Award of the Technical University of Zielona Góra for the academic achievements.
  • 2015    The Rector’s Award of the University of Zielona Góra for the entire academic  career achievements.
  • 2016    The state decoration: the Medal of the Commission of National Education given by the Ministry of National Education.