merike.jurna@ut.ee

Teenistuskäik

Töökohad ja ametid
01.09.2014–31.12.2014   
Tartu Ülikool, Filosoofiateaduskond, Maailma keelte ja kultuuride kolledž, Germaani, romaani ja slaavi filoloogia instituut, taani filoloogia assistent (0,50)
01.01.2013–31.12.2014   
Kopenhaageni Ülikool, osalise koormusega taani keele õppejõud
01.01.2005–31.12.2010   
Keeltekool Studieskolen Kopenhaagenis, taani keele õpetaja
01.01.1998–31.12.2004   
Tartu Kivilinna Gümnaasium, taani keele õpetaja
 
 
Haridustee
2010–...   
Kopenhaageni Ülikool, Põhjamaade Uuringute ja Keeleteaduse Instituut (INSS)/Paralleelkeelsuse Keskus (CIP), doktorand
2004–2006   
Kopenhaageni Ülikool, Põhjamaade Uuringute ja Keeleteaduse Instituut (INSS), külalisüliõpilane
2000–2006   
Tartu Ülikool, MA Skandinavistika (taani keel)
1997–1998   
Aarhusi Ülikool, Põhjamaade Instituut, külalisüliõpilane
1995–2000   
Tartu Ülikool, BA Skandinavistika (taani keel ja kirjandus)
1993–1994   
Askovi Rahvaülikool Taanis
1981–1992   
Miina Härma nimeline Tartu 2. Keskkool (praegune Miina Härma Gümnaasium)
 
 
Teadusorganisatsiooniline ja -administratiivne tegevus
2013−...   
Taani keelepoliitika võrgustiku liige; http://cip.ku.dk/english/research/network/lpn/
2012−...   
LINGCORP (Language and Interaction in the Globalized Corporation)i algatatud võrgustiku SIA (Sprog og Internationale Arbejdspladser/Language and International Workplaces) liige
2004−...   
Uurimisrühma 'Taani keel teise- ja võõrkeelena' liige; INSS, Kopenhaageni Ülikool
2010−2010   
CIP-sümpoosiumi 2010 'Danish in the practice of Parallel Language Use in the internationalised university' kaasorganiseerija. http://cip.ku.dk/english/events/previous_events/symposium_2010/
 
 
Teenistuskäigu lisainfo
Osalemine rahvusvahelistel konverentsidel ja seminaridel
Participation in international conferences and seminars

Oct. 2013 CIP Symposium 2013 - Multilingualism at Work: Language Interactions at the University.
Participation with paper: ‘To learn, or not to learn Danish: that is the question’ – International Researchers’ Linguistic Practices and Dilemmas at the University of Copenhagen as a Workplace
http://cip.ku.dk/english/events/previous_events/symposium2013/

June 2013 NORDAND 11 (Konference om Nordiske sprog som andetsprog – Biennial Conference on Nordic Languages as L2), held at Stockholm University.
Participation with paper: Parallel language use in university context.
https://svenskaspraket.si.se/kalender/nordand-11-konferens-om-nordens-sprak-som-frammandesprak/

April 2013 Third conference within the network ‘English in Europe: Opportunity or Threat?’ - English Language in Teaching in European Higher Education.
Participation with paper: What is parallel language use?
http://www.englishineurope.postgrad.shef.ac.uk/Conferences/Conference%20in%20Copenhagen/

Nov. 2012 CIP symposium 2012 – Language Assessment in an International Academic Context
http://cip.ku.dk/english/events/previous_events/symposium_2012/

Sept. 2012 Explorations in Ethnography, Language and Communication: Analysis and impact in Linguistic ethnography. 4th EELC Conference, Copenhagen.
http://eelc4.ku.dk/

Sept. 2012 Master class: Sociolinguistic Anthropology. Organised by Network for Researchers of Multilingualism and Multilingual Education (RoMME network) in cooperation with the PhD School, University of Copenhagen.
Participation with paper: What do I need Danish for? Needs analysis of Danish language competencies among international researchers at The University of Copenhagen.

Nov. 2011 CIP symposium 2011 – Languages for Academic purposes – meeting student needs?

August 2011 “Four or more languages for all: Language policy challenges of the future” - A conference on multilingualism in the Nordic Countries held in the Nordic House in Torshavn, The Faroe Islands.
Participation with paper: Parallelsprogspolitik i teori og praksis på Købenahvns Universitet (Parallel language policy in theory and practice at the University of Copenhagen)

Sept. 2011 the 21st Annual Meeting of the European Second Language Association (EUROSLA) at Stockholm University. Participation with a paper at a preceding PhD-workshop: Needs analysis of specific Danish Language competencies among the international researchers at the University of Copenhagen.

May 2011 NORDAND 10 – Participation with paper: Danskbehov blandt de internationale forskere på Københavns Universitet. Parallelsproglighed i teori og praksis. (Danish language needs among international researchers at UCPH: Parallel language use in theory and practice)
http://conference.hi.is/nordand10/

Jan. 2011 ’Sprogs Status i Danmark i år 2021’ (Status of Language(s) in Denmark a.d. 2021). Conference organised by the LANCHART centre and Centre for Danish as a Second- and Foreign language, the University of Copenhagen.
http://nfi.ku.dk/kalender/sprogsstatus120111/

Nov. 2010 CIP symposium 2010 – Danish in the practice of Parallel Language Use in the internationalised university. Co-organiser.
http://cip.ku.dk/english/events/previous_events/symposium_2010/

Sept 2010 Sociolinguistic Symposium 18 held at the University of Southampton, UK.
http://www.southampton.ac.uk/ss18/

June 2009 NORDAND 9, conference held in Copenhagen.

Sept. 2007 Seminar in Berlin for Danish teachers at the universities in German-speaking countries, organized in collaboration with INSS, University of Copenhagen.
Participation with paper: Compensation strategies in pronunciation practice: examples from a longitudinal study of Estonian speakers’ acquisition of Danish vowels.

May 2007 NORDAND 8, conference held in Helsinki, Finland.
Participation with paper: Acquisition of Danish unrounded front vowels by Estonian learners.

April 2007 Conference in Strasbourg on language and culture contacts.
Participation with paper: Pronunciation and time. Acquisition of Danish pronunciation skills by Estonian learners and the influence of length of residence on the process.

May 2006 BALSAM conference at Tartu University, Department of Scandinavian Studies.
Participation with paper: Acquisition of Danish unrounded front vowels by Estonian speakers – a longitudinal study over five years

March 2006 Current Research in Danish as a second language, 3rd seminar in the series, the University of Copenhagen

April 2005 Current research in Danish as a second language, 2nd seminar in the series, the University of Copenhagen

May 2004 Nordistikk i Baltikum (Nordic Studies in the Baltics), conference in Riga, Latvia.
Participation with paper: Estonians’ difficulties with Danish sounds. A contrastive analysis.
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Kvalifikatsioon

 
 
Teadustöö põhisuunad
VALDKOND: 2. Ühiskonnateadused ja kultuur; 2.6. Filoloogia ja lingvistika; CERCS ERIALA: H351 Foneetika, fonoloogia
VALDKOND: 2. Ühiskonnateadused ja kultuur; 2.6. Filoloogia ja lingvistika; CERCS ERIALA: H360 Rakenduslingvistika, võõrkeelte õpetamine, sotsiolingvistika
VALDKOND: 2. Ühiskonnateadused ja kultuur; 2.6. Filoloogia ja lingvistika; CERCS ERIALA: H380 Võrdlev keeleteadus
VALDKOND: 2. Ühiskonnateadused ja kultuur; 2.6. Filoloogia ja lingvistika; CERCS ERIALA: H580 Skandinaavia keeled ja kirjandus
8.05.2018
merike.jurna@ut.ee

Career

Institution(s) and position(s)
01.09.2014–31.12.2014   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Philosophy, College of Foreign Languages and Cultures, Institute of Germanic, Romance and Slavonic Languages and Literatures, Assistant in Danish Philology (0,50)
01.01.2013–31.12.2014   
University of Copenhagen, Part-time Danish Lecturer
01.01.2005–31.12.2010   
Studieskolen, Danish teacher
01.01.1998–31.12.2004   
Tartu Kivilinna Gymnasium, Danish Language teacher
 
 
Education
2010–...   
University of Copenhagen, Department of Nordic Studies and Linguistics (INSS) / Centre for Internationalisation and Parallel Language Use (CIP), PhD-scholar
2004–2006   
University of Copenhagen, Department of Nordic Studies and Linguistics (INSS), guest student
2000–2006   
University of Tartu, MA in Scandinavian Studies (Danish Language)
1997–1998   
University of Aarhus, Institute of Nordic Studies, guest student
1995–2000   
University of Tartu, BA in Scandinavian Studies (Danish Language and Litterature)
1993–1994   
Askov Folk High School, Denmark
1981–1992   
Tartu Miina Härma Secondary School No 2 (now Miina Härma Gymnasium)
 
 
R&D related managerial and administrative work
2013−...   
Member of the The Language Policy Network (LPN) in Denmark; http://cip.ku.dk/english/research/network/lpn/
2012−...   
Member of the LINGCORP (Language and Interaction in the Globalized Corporation)-initiated network Sprog og Internationale Arbejdspladser (SIA; “Language and International Workplaces”)
2004−...   
Member of the research group in 'Danish as a Second and Foreign Language' at INSS, The University of Copenhagen
2010−2010   
Co-organiser of CIP symposium 2010 – Danish in the practice of Parallel Language Use in the internationalised university. http://cip.ku.dk/english/events/previous_events/symposium_2010/
 
 
Additional career information
Participation in international conferences and seminars

Oct. 2013 CIP Symposium 2013 - Multilingualism at Work: Language Interactions at the University.
Participation with paper: ‘To learn, or not to learn Danish: that is the question’ – International Researchers’ Linguistic Practices and Dilemmas at the University of Copenhagen as a Workplace
http://cip.ku.dk/english/events/previous_events/symposium2013/

June 2013 NORDAND 11 (Konference om Nordiske sprog som andetsprog – Biennial Conference on Nordic Languages as L2), held at Stockholm University.
Participation with paper: Parallel language use in university context.
https://svenskaspraket.si.se/kalender/nordand-11-konferens-om-nordens-sprak-som-frammandesprak/

April 2013 Third conference within the network ‘English in Europe: Opportunity or Threat?’ - English Language in Teaching in European Higher Education.
Participation with paper: What is parallel language use?
http://www.englishineurope.postgrad.shef.ac.uk/Conferences/Conference%20in%20Copenhagen/

Nov. 2012 CIP symposium 2012 – Language Assessment in an International Academic Context
http://cip.ku.dk/english/events/previous_events/symposium_2012/

Sept. 2012 Explorations in Ethnography, Language and Communication: Analysis and impact in Linguistic ethnography. 4th EELC Conference, Copenhagen.
http://eelc4.ku.dk/

Sept. 2012 Master class: Sociolinguistic Anthropology. Organised by Network for Researchers of Multilingualism and Multilingual Education (RoMME network) in cooperation with the PhD School, University of Copenhagen.
Participation with paper: What do I need Danish for? Needs analysis of Danish language competencies among international researchers at The University of Copenhagen.

Nov. 2011 CIP symposium 2011 – Languages for Academic purposes – meeting student needs?

August 2011 “Four or more languages for all: Language policy challenges of the future” - A conference on multilingualism in the Nordic Countries held in the Nordic House in Torshavn, The Faroe Islands.
Participation with paper: Parallelsprogspolitik i teori og praksis på Købenahvns Universitet (Parallel language policy in theory and practice at the University of Copenhagen)

Sept. 2011 the 21st Annual Meeting of the European Second Language Association (EUROSLA) at Stockholm University. Participation with a paper at a preceding PhD-workshop: Needs analysis of specific Danish Language competencies among the international researchers at the University of Copenhagen.

May 2011 NORDAND 10 – Participation with paper: Danskbehov blandt de internationale forskere på Københavns Universitet. Parallelsproglighed i teori og praksis. (Danish language needs among international researchers at UCPH: Parallel language use in theory and practice)
http://conference.hi.is/nordand10/

Jan. 2011 ’Sprogs Status i Danmark i år 2021’ (Status of Language(s) in Denmark a.d. 2021). Conference organised by the LANCHART centre and Centre for Danish as a Second- and Foreign language, the University of Copenhagen.
http://nfi.ku.dk/kalender/sprogsstatus120111/

Nov. 2010 CIP symposium 2010 – Danish in the practice of Parallel Language Use in the internationalised university. Co-organiser.
http://cip.ku.dk/english/events/previous_events/symposium_2010/

Sept 2010 Sociolinguistic Symposium 18 held at the University of Southampton, UK.
http://www.southampton.ac.uk/ss18/

June 2009 NORDAND 9, conference held in Copenhagen.

Sept. 2007 Seminar in Berlin for Danish teachers at the universities in German-speaking countries, organized in collaboration with INSS, University of Copenhagen.
Participation with paper: Compensation strategies in pronunciation practice: examples from a longitudinal study of Estonian speakers’ acquisition of Danish vowels.

May 2007 NORDAND 8, conference held in Helsinki, Finland.
Participation with paper: Acquisition of Danish unrounded front vowels by Estonian learners.

April 2007 Conference in Strasbourg on language and culture contacts.
Participation with paper: Pronunciation and time. Acquisition of Danish pronunciation skills by Estonian learners and the influence of length of residence on the process.

May 2006 BALSAM conference at Tartu University, Department of Scandinavian Studies.
Participation with paper: Acquisition of Danish unrounded front vowels by Estonian speakers – a longitudinal study over five years

March 2006 Current Research in Danish as a second language, 3rd seminar in the series, the University of Copenhagen

April 2005 Current research in Danish as a second language, 2nd seminar in the series, the University of Copenhagen

May 2004 Nordistikk i Baltikum (Nordic Studies in the Baltics), conference in Riga, Latvia.
Participation with paper: Estonians’ difficulties with Danish sounds. A contrastive analysis.
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Qualifications

 
 
Field of research
FIELD OF RESEARCH: 2. Culture and Society; 2.6. Philology and Linguistics; CERCS SPECIALITY: H351 Phonetics, phonology
FIELD OF RESEARCH: 2. Culture and Society; 2.6. Philology and Linguistics; CERCS SPECIALITY: H360 Applied linguistics, foreign languages teaching, sociolinguistics
FIELD OF RESEARCH: 2. Culture and Society; 2.6. Philology and Linguistics; CERCS SPECIALITY: H380 Comparative linguistics
FIELD OF RESEARCH: 2. Culture and Society; 2.6. Philology and Linguistics; CERCS SPECIALITY: H580 Scandinavian languages and literatures
8.05.2018
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PublikatsioonAutoridAastaVäljaande pealkiriKlassifikaatorFailAsutused
[α] som i alfa? En længdeundersøgelse af fem esteres tilegnelse af danske urundede fortungevokaler. Jürna, Merike20142.1.Tartu Ülikool
Linguistic realities at the University of Copenhagen - Parallel language use in practice as seen from the perspective of international staffJürna, Merike2014English in Nordic Universities: Ideologies and practices3.1.Tartu Ülikool
'To learn, or not to learn Danish: that is the question’ – International Researchers’ Linguistic Practices and Dilemmas at the University of Copenhagen as a WorkplaceJürna, Merike20135.2.
Opholdslængde og udtaletilegnelseJürna, Merike2006Fokus - på dansk som andetsprog for voksne3.2.