Jane Mandalios

English and Modern Languages

BA, University of Sheffield; MA, University of Wales; EdD, University of Exeter

Jane Mandalios has been a member of the Department of English and Modern Languages since 2006. She teaches Composition and Applied Linguistics. Prior to coming to Greece in the same year, she spent 25 years working in tertiary education in the Arab world (Libya, and then Dubai).  Her career has spanned the fields of English as a Foreign Language, English as a Second Language, English for Specific Purposes, English for Academic Purposes, English Composition and Applied Linguistics. Her professional interests include curriculum and materials development, assessment, the use of the first language in the teaching of the second language, and the fusion of information literacy within the teaching of English for Academic Purposesand English Composition. She holds a doctorate in TESOL from the University of Exeter, UK. A British national, she speaks Greek, French and basic Arabic.