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Lect. Dr. Crina Leon

 

Lect. dr. Crina Leon

 

E-mail:     norvegiana_iasi@yahoo.com

 

CURRICULUM VITAE

 

Education

•    Ph.D. in Philology (2011), “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University of Iaşi, Romania, Faculty of Letters. Title of the Ph.D. thesis: “Henrik Ibsen and the German Culture of His Time”

•    M.A. in British Cultural Studies (2004), “Babeş-Bolyai” University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania, Faculty of Letters

•    B.A. in Philology (2003), “Babeş-Bolyai” University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania, Faculty of Letters, English language and literature- major, Norwegian language and literature– minor

 

 

Work Experience

•    University lecturer, Norwegian/English,  “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University of Iaşi, Romania, Faculty of Letters

•    Teacher of Norwegian, German Cultural Centre, Iași, and Centre of Foreign Languages and Continuing Education of “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University of Iaşi 

•    Scientific researcher, “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University of Iaşi, Romania, Faculty of Letters, research project: “German-Scandinavian Cultural Transfers 1880-1930”

•    Associated teacher of Norwegian and English, “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University of Iaşi, Romania, Faculty of Letters and “Babeş-Bolyai” University, Cluj-Napoca,  Romania, Faculty of Letters

•    Teacher of Norwegian, “A piece of culture, a culture of peace” and “Northern Lights” Summer Schools of Baltic and Nordic Studies, Târgovişte, Romania

•    Certified translator, English and Norwegian

 

 

Published Books

•    Crina Leon, „Ghid de conversaţie român-norvegian”, third edition, Polirom Publishing House, Iaşi, 2018, ISBN 978-973-46-7579-1, 224 p. (Crina Laurenţiu, „Ghid de conversaţie român-norvegian”, Polirom Publishing House, Iaşi, 2004, ISBN 973-681-643-5, 224 p., second edition: Crina Leon, „Ghid de conversaţie român-norvegian”, Polirom Publishing House, Iaşi, 2007, ISBN 978-973-46-0663-4, 232 p.)

•    Crina Leon, “På reise i Romania. Norsk-rumensk parlør”, Sypress Forlag, Oslo, 2015, ISBN 978-82-91224-57-2, 160 p.

•    Arne Halvorsen, Crina Leon, „Dicţionar norvegian-român, Volumul I (A-K)”, Tehnopress Publishing House, Iaşi, 2015, ISBN 978-606-687-213-3, 378 p. 

•    Crina Leon, „Henrik Ibsen şi cultura germană a timpului său”, Tehnopress Publishing House, Iaşi, 2011, ISBN 978-973-702-826-6, 260 p.

•    Crina Leon, „Dicţionar de buzunar norvegian-român/român-norvegian”, Polirom Publishing House, Iaşi, 2009, ISBN 978-973-46-1317-5, 592 p.

 

Translations

•   Reidun Aambø, Impoliteţea ˗ tipic norvegiană?, Volda University College, Volda, 2017, ISBN 978-82-7692-339-1

•   Tidsskrift for de unges litteratur/Magazin de literatură foarte tânără, StudIS Publishing House, Iaşi, 2016, ISBN 978-606-775-274-8

 

Additional Information

•   Head of the Section for Nordic Studies, The Romanian Association for Baltic and Nordic Studies

•   Member of the organizing committee of The tenth international conference on Nordic and Baltic studies entitled "Dissent versus conformism in the Nordic, Baltic and Black sea areas", Constanţa, 6-8 iunie 2019, The seventh international conference on Nordic and Baltic studies entitled “Good governance in Romania and the Nordic and Baltic countries”, Bucharest, 24-25 November 2016, The sixth international conference on Nordic and Baltic studies entitled “Historical memory, the politics of memory and cultural identity: Romania, Scandinavia and the Baltic Sea Region in comparison”, Constanţa, 22-23 May 2015, The fifth international conference on Nordic and Baltic studies entitled “A piece of culture, a culture of peace, re-imaging European communities in the North Sea, Baltic Sea and Black Sea regions”, Târgovişte, 17-19 August 2014 and The fourth international conference on Nordic and Baltic studies entitled “Empire-building and Region-building in the Baltic, North and Black sea areas”, Constanţa, 24-26 May 2013

•   Member of the organizing committee of the international conference „Toposforschung (...) im Lichte der U-topie“ (Paul Celan). Literarische Er-örterungen in/aus MittelOsteuropa. DAAD-ALUMNI-NETZWERK-Tagung (Konstanz–Iași), Iași, 20-25 September 2016

•   Coordinator of different Norwegian projects at the “Alexandru Ioan Cuza" University of Iaşi (“Norway - culture and identity”, 19 May 2018, “Norway 100”, 18 November 2017, “Norwegian Explorers from the Viking Age up to the 20th Century”, 29-30 May 2015, “Edvard Munch 150”, 20-21 November 2013 and “Norwegian Film Days”, 27-29 May 2012 etc.), and mediator for several Norwegian photo exhibitions in Iaşi, Constanţa, Târgovişte