Roberta Facchinetti

Facchinetti Roberta,  April 26, 2014
Position
Full Professor
Role
Direttore di Dipartimento
Disciplinary sector
L-LIN/12 - LANGUAGE AND TRANSLATION - ENGLISH
Research sector (ERC)
SH4_11 - Pragmatics, sociolinguistics, discourse analysis

SH4_9 - Theoretical linguistics; computational linguistics

Office
Palazzo di Lingue,  Floor 1°,  Room 1.12
Telephone
+39 045802 8374
Fax
+39 045802 8729
E-mail
roberta|facchinetti*univr|it <== Replace | with . and * with @ to have the right email address.
Personal web page
http://www.dlls.univr.it/dol/main?ent=persona&id=455

Office Hours

Thursday, Hours 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM,   Palazzo di Lingue, floor 1°, room 1.12
Il ricevimento studenti di giovedì 14 settembre viene sospeso per impegni accademici fuori sede della docente.

Curriculum

Roberta Facchinetti è specializzata in:
  1. Linguistica dei corpora in prospettiva sia sincronica che diacronica,
  2. Linguaggio dei Media tradizionali e digitali, soprattutto il discorso giornalistico online e offline,
  3. Lessicografia e lessicologia dell’inglese specialistico,
  4. Studi sulla didattica della lingua inglese.
Le sue pubblicazioni sono quasi esclusivamente di respiro internazionale.
Ha ricevuto i seguenti premi:
  • Premio “por la alta calidad de su trabajo” (gennaio 2015), conferito dal Ministro della Scienza, Tecnologia e Ambiente di Cuba,
  • Primo Premio alla Cultura “Artemisia Gentileschi” (marzo 2005) per eccellenza in ambito accademico, conferito dall’International Students Union.

ENGLISH:
Roberta Facchinetti is specialised in:
  1. Diachronic and synchronic corpus linguistics,
  2. Media discourse, with special focus on traditional and digital journalistic discourse,
  3. ESP lexicology and lexicography,
  4. English Language Teaching.
The publications resulting from the above-mentioned studies are almost exclusively international.

She has received the following international awards:
-“Premio por la alta calidad de su trabajo” awarded by the Minister of Science, Technology and Environment of Cuba (January 2015);
- Primo Premio alla Cultura “Artemisia Gentileschi” for Academic excellence, awarded by the International Students Union (March 2005).

Modules

Modules running in the period selected: 63.
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Course Name Total credits Online Teacher credits Modules offered by this teacher
Bachelor's degree in Languages and Cultures for Tourism and International Commerce English Language 1 [Cognomi P-Z] (2017/2018)   9  eLearning
Master's degree in Comparative European and Non-European Languages and Literatures History of the English language (2017/2018)   6  eLearning
Bachelor's degree in Languages and Cultures for Tourism and International Commerce English Language 1 [Cognomi P-Z] (2016/2017)   9  eLearning
Master's degree in Comparative European and Non-European Languages and Literatures History of the English language (2016/2017)   6  eLearning
Bachelor's degree in Languages and Cultures for Tourism and International Commerce English Language 1 [Cognomi P-Z] (2015/2016)   9  eLearning
Master's degree in Comparative European and Non-European Languages and Literatures History of the English language (2015/2016)   6  eLearning
Bachelor's degree in Languages and Cultures for Publishing English Language 1 (2014/2015)   9  eLearning
Bachelor's degree in Languages and Cultures for Tourism and International Commerce English Language 1 [Cognomi P-Z] (2014/2015)   9  eLearning
Master's degree in Comparative European and Non-European Languages and Literatures History of the English Language LM (2014/2015)   6  eLearning
Bachelor's degree in Foreign Languages and Literatures English I (2013/2014)   9   
Bachelor's degree in Languages and Cultures for Tourism and International Commerce English I [Cognomi P-Z] (2013/2014)   9   
Bachelor's degree in Foreign Languages and Literatures English II (2013/2014)   9  eLearning
Master's degree in Comparative European and Non-European Languages and Literatures History of the English Language LM (2013/2014)   6  eLearning
Master’s degree in Publishing and Journalism Advanced English for Journalism (m) (2012/2013)   6  eLearning
Bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies English SC (i) (2012/2013)   12  eLearning I MODULO PARTE (I)
II MODULO PARTE (P)
Bachelor's degree in Foreign Languages and Literatures History of the English Language (2012/2013)   6  eLearning (Modulo 1)
Master’s degree in Publishing and Journalism Advanced English for Journalism (m) (2011/2012)   6  eLearning
Master's degree in Linguistics English linguistics LM (2011/2012)   9  eLearning PARTE II
Bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies English SC (i) (2011/2012)   12  eLearning I MODULO PARTE (I)
II MODULO PARTE (P)
Master’s degree in Publishing and Journalism Advanced English for Journalism (m) (2010/2011)   6   
Master's degree in Linguistics English linguistics LM (2010/2011)   9   
Master’s degree in Publishing and Journalism Advanced English for Journalism (m) (2009/2010)   6   
Bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies English SC (i) (2009/2010)   12    I MODULO PARTE (I)
II MODULO PARTE (P)
Master’s degree in Publishing and Journalism Advanced English for Journalism (m) (2008/2009)   6   
Bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies English SC (i) (2008/2009)   12    Parte introduttiva
Parte progredita
Masters in Journalism (until 2007-2008) Advanced English for Journalism (s) (2007/2008)   6   
Degree in Education Studies (until 2007-2008) English (2007/2008)   6   
Specialized Degree in the Design and Realisation of highly complex social service operations English (2007/2008)   6   
Degree in Communication Science: publishing and journalism English language (i) (2007/2008)   6    Parte I
Parte II
Masters in Journalism (until 2007-2008) Advanced English for Journalism (s) (2006/2007)   6   
Degree in Education Studies (until 2007-2008) English (2006/2007)   6   
Specialized Degree in the Design and Realisation of highly complex social service operations English (2006/2007)   6   
Degree in Communication Science: publishing and journalism English language (i) (2006/2007)   6   
Postgraduate Degree in Linguistics (until 2008-2009) English linguistics (SF) (2006/2007)   3   
Masters in Journalism (until 2007-2008) Advanced English for Journalism (s) (2005/2006)   6   
Specialized Degree in the Design and Realisation of highly complex social service operations English (2005/2006)   6   
Degree in Education Studies (until 2007-2008) English (2005/2006)   6   
Degree for Professional Educators English (2005/2006)   8   
Bachelor's degree in Sport and Exercise Science (until 2005-2006) English [Sede di Alba di Canazei] (2005/2006)   6   
Degree in Communication Science: publishing and journalism English language (i) (2005/2006)   6   
Degree in Arts and HUmanities English Linguistics (i,1) (2005/2006)   3   
Postgraduate Degree in Linguistics (until 2008-2009) English linguistics (SF) (2005/2006)   3   
Bachelor's degree in Sport and Exercise Science (until 2005-2006) English (2004/2005)   6     
Degree in Education Studies (until 2007-2008) English (2004/2005)   6     
Specialized Degree in the Design and Realisation of highly complex social service operations English (2004/2005)   6     
Degree in Communication Science: publishing and journalism English language (i) (2004/2005)   6     
Specialized Degree in Educational Science English Language (s) (2004/2005)   4     
Degree for Professional Educators English (2003/2004)   8     
Specialized Degree in Educational Science English (2003/2004)   4     
Bachelor's degree in Sport and Exercise Science (until 2005-2006) English (2003/2004)   6     
Degree in Communication Science: publishing and journalism English (i,1) (2003/2004)   3     
Degree in Communication Science: publishing and journalism English (i,2) (2003/2004)   3     
Degree for Experts in Training Processes English (2002/2003)   8     
Bachelor's degree in Sport and Exercise Science (until 2005-2006) English (2002/2003)   6     
Degree in Communication Science: publishing and journalism English (i,1) (2002/2003)   3     
Degree in Communication Science: publishing and journalism English (i,2) (2002/2003)   3     
Degree for Experts in Training Processes English (2001/2002)   8     
Bachelor's degree in Sport and Exercise Science (until 2005-2006) English (2001/2002)   6     

Advanced teaching activities
Name Online
ACADEMIC WRITING (30° ciclo - PhD in Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures)
ACADEMIC WRITING (32° Ciclo - PhD programme in Human Sciences)
ACADEMIC WRITING (31° Ciclo - PhD programme in Human Sciences)
ACADEMIC WRITING (30° ciclo - PhD programme in Human Sciences)
ACADEMIC WRITING (32° Ciclo - PhD in Philology, Literature and Linguistics)
ACADEMIC WRITING (31° Ciclo - PhD in Philology, Literature and Linguistics)
ACADEMIC WRITING (30° ciclo - PhD in Philology, Literature and Linguistics)
ACADEMIC WRITING (32° Ciclo - PhD in Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures)
ACADEMIC WRITING (31° Ciclo - PhD in Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures)
WORKSHOP “USING CORPORA IN PHD RESEARCH” (31° Ciclo - PhD in Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures)
WORKSHOP “USING CORPORA IN PHD RESEARCH” (31° Ciclo - PhD programme in Human Sciences)
WORKSHOP “USING CORPORA IN PHD RESEARCH” (30° ciclo - PhD programme in Human Sciences)
WORKSHOP “USING CORPORA IN PHD RESEARCH” (30° ciclo - PhD in Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures)
WORKSHOP “USING CORPORA IN PHD RESEARCH” (32° Ciclo - PhD programme in Human Sciences)
WORKSHOP “USING CORPORA IN PHD RESEARCH” (32° Ciclo - PhD in Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures)
WORKSHOP “USING CORPORA IN PHD RESEARCH” (32° Ciclo - PhD in Philology, Literature and Linguistics)
WORKSHOP “USING CORPORA IN PHD RESEARCH” (31° Ciclo - PhD in Philology, Literature and Linguistics)
WORKSHOP “USING CORPORA IN PHD RESEARCH” (30° ciclo - PhD in Philology, Literature and Linguistics)
 
Skills
Topic Description Research area
Diachronic and Synchronic English Corpus Linguistics Corpus linguistics is the study of language as expressed in collections of "real world" texts. English Corpus linguistics may focus either on historical databases (diachronic corpora) or on Present-day English texts (sychronic corpora). Corpus linguistics also studies how one language relates to and with another language, by means of parallel/comparable corpora, which are are automatically derived from source texts. Language and Linguistics/Language - Corpus Linguistics - Korpuslinguistik
English and society . Language and Linguistics - Sociolinguistics
English for Specific Purposes English for Specific Purposes (ESP) deals with the study of the English language in inglese in such research fields as, for example, Business English, English for Tourism, Academic English, English for medical professionals, and English for Art Purposes. Language and Linguistics/Language - Discourse Analysis and Text Linguistics – Diskursanalyse und Textlinguistik
English Language Teaching (ELT) ELT focusses on the theory and practice of the teaching of English as a foreign language (EFL). Language and Linguistics - Contemporary English
Language and Media between information and ideology This research field focuses on the language of the Media, with special attention to newsreporting and to the newsmaking process. It covers both online and off-line, both mainstream and unmediated media. The topic delves into semantics, and semiotics, pragmatics and stylistics, bearing in mind cultural and ideological backgrounds. Cultural Studies, Media Studies - Cultural Studies and Mentalities
Syntax, semantics and pragmatics of English varieties Analysis of computerised databases for the study of English varieties Language and Linguistics/Language - Corpus Linguistics - Korpuslinguistik
Projects
Title Starting date
From General to Academic English language programmes at University 3/1/15
History of newsreporting 1/1/15
Digital media and news-related media 1/1/12
Verona in society and around the world 10/1/09
English and French linguistic identities in 21st century Europe: contacts and contaminations between rules and use 9/22/09
The image of Verona in the world 1/1/09
Inglese applicato alle nuove tecnologie 1/1/08
Il lessico inglese tra identità culturali e generi testuali (2007) 1/1/07
Culture and Ideology in Newspaper Discourse 1/1/07
Aspects of Style in Newspaper Discourse 10/1/05
English Verbal Modality: diachronic and synchronic features 1/1/04
THE LANGUAGE OF ITALIAN LAWS ON INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION FROM CULTURE-SPECIFIC TO INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATION (continuazione, anno 2002) 6/1/02
La dimensione linguistica delle leggi italiane in materia di arbitrato internazionale tra specificità locale e interculturalità (2002) 1/1/02




Director
Department Foreign Languages and Literatures
Chairperson
Istitutional duties

Roberta Facchinetti
Office Collegial Body
component Teacher’s committee for the PhD in Anglofonia (Literatures in the English Language) - Department Foreign Languages and Literatures
Collegio dei Docenti del Dottorato in Lingue, Letterature e Culture Straniere Moderne - Department Foreign Languages and Literatures
full prof. Collegio dei Docenti del Dottorato in Lingue, Letterature e Culture Straniere Moderne
Teaching staff council for the Doctorate in Linguistics
Collegio Didattico di Lingue e Letterature Straniere - Department Foreign Languages and Literatures
Collegio Didattico di Scienze della comunicazione - Department Culture and Civilisation
component Council for the Degree Course in Communication Science
department director Consiglio del Dipartimento di Lingue e Letterature Straniere - Department Foreign Languages and Literatures
component Council for technical-scientific planning of the University Language Centre
department director Giunta del Dipartimento di Lingue e Letterature Straniere - Department Foreign Languages and Literatures
department director Academic Senate