Helena Sobol, Assistant Professor

  • 18/12/2017

Identifying Data

Affiliation: Chair of English Philology, Kazimierz Wielki University in Bydgoszcz
Mailing Address: Grabowa 2, 85-601 Bydgoszcz, Poland
Office: Grabowa 2, Room 300
Office Hours: Wednesdays 12.00-12.30 (room 300), 14.00-14.30 (room 5)
Telephone: (+48) 52-340-1687
Email: h.sobol@ukw.edu.pl
Personal Page: www.helena-sobol.pl

 

Research Interests

historical linguistics, history of the English language, Old English, generative phonology (Optimality Theory, Feature Geometry), historical phonology, runes, medieval manuscripts, paleography

 

Academic Education

PhD in Linguistics, Institute of English Studies, University of Warsaw, 2016

Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA), British Council Warszawa, 2014

MA in English philology, Institute of English Studies, University of Warsaw, 2012

BA in English philology, Institute of English Studies, University of Warsaw, 2010

 

Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor, Institute of Modern Languages and Applied Linguistics, Kazimierz Wielki University in Bydgoszcz, 2016-

Research and Teaching Assistant, Institute of Modern Languages and Interdisciplinary Research, Siedlce University of Natural Sciences and Humanities, 2014-2015

 

Research Trips and Stays

British Library, London, 2013

Bodleian Library, Oxford, 2010 

 

Book Chapters

2013, Angielski rękopis z wczesnego średniowiecza – kodykologia [An English manuscript from the early Middle Ages – codicology]. III i IV Studenckie Forum Badań nad Językiem: Teksty pokonferencyjne. Warszawa: Wydawnictwo Ośrodek Badań Filozoficznych. 182-187.
2014, The Paleography of an Old English Poetical Text. Język w Poznaniu 3. Poznań: Wydawnictwo Rys. 237-244. 

 

Journal Papers

(in print). Against Old English ‘short’ diphthongs. Crossroads. A Journal of English Studies.
2017. Diversity between Panels of the Franks Casket – Spelling and Runic Paleography. Anglica. An International Journal Of English Studies 26.2. 25-36.
2015. In Defence of the Textual Integrity of the Old English Resignation. Studia Anglica Posnaniensia 50.1. 71-93.
2014. Use of the Writing Space on the Franks Casket: Editorial and Linguistic Issues. Anglica. An International Journal of English Studies 23.2. 113-123.

 

Teaching: Courses Taught Regularly

History of the English language, lecture and class, Kazimierz Wielki U., 2016-
Contrastive linguistics, lecture and class, Kazimierz Wielki U., 2017
Practical English, class, U. of Warsaw, Kazimierz Wielki U., Siedlce U., 2013-
Applied Linguistics, class, Kazimierz Wielki U., 2017-
Language acquisition, lecture, Kazimierz Wielki U., 2016-
Phonetics, class, U. of Warsaw, Siedlce U., 2013- 

 

Conferences and Guest Lectures

Kazimierz Wielki University in Bydgoszcz, 2017
Catholic University of Lublin, 2017, 2015
Jagiellonian University in Cracow, 2017, 2011, 2010, 2009
University of Manchester, 2015
KU Leuven, 2014
Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, 2011
University of Warsaw, 2011, 2010

 

Professional Organizations

International Society of Anglo-Saxonists, 2015-

UKW University, Department of English Linguistics
ul. Grabowa 2, 85-601 Bydgoszcz, Poland