Profile


    Julia Kurasovskaya


        Associate Professor

        English Department

        Faculty of Foreign Languages and area studies

        Moscow State University





EDUCATION

 1982-1987

Moscow State University, Philological Faculty, MA in ESL

 1987-1990Moscow State University, Philological Faculty, PhD in ESL and English Literature (candidate degree) 
 1990Oxford University, UK, research student 
 1993-1994Brown University, USA, research scholar 



TEACHING EXPERIENCE

 1990-1994MSU, Faculty of Foreign Languages, Instructor of English

Courses taught: ESL for biologists, TOEFL
 
1994 - 1995MSU, Faculty of Foreign Languages, Senior Instructor

Courses taught: FCE, CAE, Proficiency, TOEFL, English Literature, English Grammar, American Culture, American History
 
1995 - 1996 MSU, Faculty of Foreign Languages, Assistant Professor

Courses taught: FCE, CAE, Proficiency, TOEFL, English Literature, English Grammar, American Culture, American History
 
1996 - present MSU, Faculty of Foreign Languages and area studies, Associate Professor

Courses taught: FCE, CAE, Proficiency, TOEFL, English Literature, English Grammar, American CultureAmerican History



RECENT PUBLICATIONS (1999 - 2004)

Books:

1.     Пособие по английскому языку для поступающих в ВУЗы.- 175 стр., Москва, 2000г.

Articles:

1.     Understanding America - 5 стр., в сборнике American Culture, Москва, 1999 г.

2.     Программа по курсу "История США" в кафедральном сборнике программ, 2002 г.

3.     Серия статей по культуре и истории США для журнала Hello (www.hello-online.ru) - 2002-2003 г.г.

Research interests

Dissertation (1990) was devoted to linguostylistic peculiarities of descriptions of nature in several novels by Jane Austen and Virginia Woolf ("Лингвопоэтика описаний природы в романах Дж.Остин и В.Вулф")

At the moment research interests are: