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English Language and Linguistics



Dr. Lidiia Agafonova

Tel.: +49 17636149430



Lidiia Agafonova is here as a guest researcher on a DAAD scholarship in January 2018.

Short curriculum vitae

I graduated from Tomsk Teachers' Training University in Russia with a  Specialist's  degree (5 years of studying)  in teaching German and English in 1986 and got my PhD (Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences- in Russia) from the Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia in St.Petersburg.  I  had taught English and German at a secondary and high school in the city of Tomsk,  at Tomsk Teachers's Training university and Tomsk Polytechnic University, and since 2010  I am employed at the Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia.  I studied Teaching German as a Foreign and a Second Language at Kassel University in Germany, University Administration at Montana State University, Innovations in TESOl and Applied Linguistics at Pennsylvania State University. 
Please find Lidiia Agafonova's CV here.

Research interests

My main research interests are e-learning (blended learning, Web 2.0. tools, flipped classrom, MOOCs, etc.), autonomous learning, language pedagogy in general. 


Conference presentations

The international conference “Challenges VI – 2015”. Usti nad Ladem. Chech Republic 2015. .

The international conference of German teachers, Jena/Dresden, Germany 2009.

The international Conference “Technology-mediated Language Learning Beyond the Classroom”. University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, the USA. 2006.

TESOL Conference, St. Louis, Missouri, the USA. 2001.

The 21st International Conference of German teachers, Luzern, Switzerland, 2001. 

The 7th regional ESP anti-conference, Lodz, Poland. 2000.