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Dr Karen Lesley Jacob Abad

Dr Karen Lesley Jacob Abad
Tenure-track contract Lecturer with a PhD
English Philology
  • Despatx BE12Primer pisRamon Llull


Brief CV

Karen Jacob received her BA in English Philology from the University of the Balearic Islands in 2006. She received a grant (FPI08) from the Balearic government to complete her docorate studies (Master and PhD) in Language and Applied Linguistics. She was awarded her PhD in 2013. Her main research interests include Innovation in English Language Teaching, CLIL, English for Specific Purposes, and Culture and ELT. She is at present a full-time tenure track teacher in the department of Spanish, Modern and Classic languages at the UIB. She teaches subjects in the English Studies degree, the degree in Hotel Management, and in the Masters for Teacher Training and Linguistics and Literature.


Office Hours

Lecturer Tutorial Times
Start Date End Date Day Start Time End Time Location
12/09/2022 12/02/2023 Monday 10.00 11.30 Ramon Llull Despacho B12

Teaching, 5 previous years

Subject Information
10704 - Master's Thesis
  • Master's Degree in Teacher Training2019-20
10882 - Complement to the Specialities of English and German 1: the Scientific Content of the Speciality Subject Matter
10885 - Specific Didactics: Methodology and Resources for the Teaching and Learning Process in the Field of English and German
11189 - Monographic seminar on language specialization 2
20878 - English for Philology and Philosophy
  • Degree in Catalan Language and Literature2017-18
  • Degree in Philosophy2017-18
21805 - English Language III
21809 - Learning to Teach EFL (English as a Foreign Language)
21822 - Applications of English Linguistics and ICT
22031 - Final Degree Project
22109 - English Language and Teaching I
22117 - English Language and Teaching II
22132 - Final Degree Project
29906 - English I
  • Degree in Hotel Management (Aff. Centre Hotel Management of the BI)2020-21, 2021-22


Research groups

Group Membership type
REsearch Group in Applied Linguistics (REGAL) Member
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