2012 Russian beginner teacher
Olga Ivanova received her undergraduate degree in African and Oriental studies from St. Petersburg State University in Russia. She continued her studies at University of Hamburg, Germany, where she received her M.A. in African Languages in Context. After graduating she taught language at the Goethe-Institute Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. She is currently a PhD student in the UCLA Department of Applied Linguistics, and her research is focused on talk-in-interaction in the context of peer education. She also works as a Teaching Associate for the Elementary Swahili course.
Published: Sunday, May 20, 2012