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Eleni Petraki has a passion for language teaching and language teacher education. She has extensive international language teaching experience in countries such as Greece, UK, USA, Australia, Vietnam, and Singapore. She has been a language teacher educator for more than 15 years and worked mainly in the TESOL field. She has been teaching in the TESOL program at the University of Canberra more than 10 years and has taught many of the subjects.
Eleni has been involved in a number of research projects including: analysis or antenatal communication and implications for midwife training; intercultural and intergenerational discourse, and the use of grammar in language teacher education. Her research interests focus on discourse and pragmatics, conversation analysis, computer mediated communication and language curriculum design.
Here are some of my favourite quotes:
Language is the light of the mind (John Stuart Mill)
Do you know what a foreign accent is? It is a sign of bravery (Amy Chua)
PhD, University of Queensland
1999 → 2003
Master, University of Edinburgh
1996 → 1997
Bachelor, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
1991 → 1995
Australian National University2005 → 2006
University of Queensland1999 → 2002
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Challenges and constraints in the design of an ESP course in Cambodia: implications for higher education institutionsPetraki, E. & Khat, K., Aug 2020, (Accepted/In press) In: Asia Pacific Journal of Education. p. 1-16 16 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Review article › peer-review
Stracke, E. & Petraki, E., 2020, In: English Australia Journal. 36, 1, p. 4-25 22 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review
Petraki, E. & Hunjet, R., Dec 2019, Machine Education: Designing semantically ordered and ontologically guided modular neural networks . Hou, Z., Hussain, A., Yang, C., Zeng, Z. & Zhang, Y. (eds.). United States: IEEE, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, p. 948-955 8 p. 9003083. (2019 IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence, SSCI 2019).
Research output: A Conference proceeding or a Chapter in Book › Conference contribution › peer-reviewOpen Access
Petraki, E. & Abbass, H. A., 2019, In: PLoS One. 14, 2, p. 1-33 33 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile
Punishing untrustworthiness and free riders to maintain cooperation in multi-agent social dilemmas using fuzzy logicGreenwood, G., Abbass, H. & Petraki, E., 23 Feb 2019, Proceedings of 2019 11th International Conference on Computer and Automation Engineering, ICCAE 2019. Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), p. 88-92 5 p.
Research output: A Conference proceeding or a Chapter in Book › Conference contribution › peer-review