Helene Ossipov

Biography

Helene Ossipov received a bachelor's in Russian literature from Queens College of CUNY, a master's in Russian area studies, a master's and a doctorate in French linguistics from Indiana University. She spent a year as a teaching assistant in Strasbourg, France and then spent a year at Laval University in Quebec City, gathering data for her dissertation. Her main area of interest is Computer-Assisted Language Learning (CALL) and North American French. She has served as head of the French Faculty and as head of the Linguistics Faculty in the School of International Letters and Cultures. In addition, she is the president of the Arizona chapter of the American Association of Teachers of French.

Education

  • Ph.D. French Linguistics, Indiana University 1990
  • M.A. French Linguistics, Indiana University 1981
  • M.A. Russian Area Studies, Indiana University 1979
  • B.A. Russian Literature, Queens College of the City University of New York 1977

Publications

  • . . Review of: The French Language and Questions of Identity. Studies in Linguistics 4 (2009).
  • . . Review of: Les grandes théories de la linguistique: de la grammaire comparée à la pragmatique (2005).
  • Helene Ossipov. Review of Introduction to French Linguistics. French Review (2003).
  • . . Review of: Introduction to French Linguistics (2003).
  • Ossipov, Helene (Author) . Dislocated Subjects in French: a pedagogical norm. Pedagogical Norms for Second and Foreign Language Learning and Teaching (2002).
  • Helene Ossipov. Who is Taking French and Why. Foreign Language Annals (2000).
  • . . Review of: De la polyphonie à la symphonie: méthodes, théories et faits de la recherche pluridisciplinaire sur le français au Canada (1998).

Courses

Fall 2021
Course Number Course Title
SLC 201 Introduction to Linguistics
Spring 2020
Course Number Course Title
FRE 315 French Phonetics
Fall 2019
Course Number Course Title
SLC 201 Introduction to Linguistics
FRE 598 Special Topics
Spring 2019
Course Number Course Title
SLC 201 Introduction to Linguistics
FRE 311 Oral and Written Expression I
FRE 312 Oral and Written Expression II
Fall 2018
Course Number Course Title
SLC 201 Introduction to Linguistics
FRE 311 Oral and Written Expression I
FRE 493 Honors Thesis
Summer 2018
Course Number Course Title
SLC 201 Introduction to Linguistics
Spring 2018
Course Number Course Title
FRE 311 Oral and Written Expression I
FRE 312 Oral and Written Expression II
FRE 315 French Phonetics
FRE 492 Honors Directed Study
FRE 493 Honors Thesis
Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
FRE 394 Special Topics
FRE 484 Internship
FRE 493 Honors Thesis
FRE 494 Special Topics
FRE 521 History of the French Language
Spring 2017
Course Number Course Title
FRE 305 Readings in French Literature
FRE 311 Oral and Written Expression I
FRE 315 French Phonetics
FRE 492 Honors Directed Study
FRE 493 Honors Thesis
FRE 598 Special Topics

Presentations

  • Helene Ossipov. Pedagogical Desiderata in Technology. Computer Assisted Language Instruction Consortium (CALICO) (Jun 2010).
  • Ossipov and Lafford. Current Research in Language and Language Teaching. Arizona Language Association (Sep 2009).
  • Helene Ossipov. Pedagogical Desiderata in Technology. Arizona Language Association (Sep 2009).
  • Helene Ossipov. Who Uses Technology and Why?. Arizona Language Association (Sep 2008).
  • Helene Ossipov and Barbara Lafford. Current Research in Language and Language Teaching. Arizona Language Association (Sep 2008).
  • Miko Foard and Helene Ossipov. Temari Workshop. Arizona Language Association (Sep 2008).
  • Helene Ossipov. Survey of Attitudes towards Technology by Teachers of Literature/Culture/Linguistics. CALICO 2008 (Mar 2008).
  • Ossipov, Helene. Study Abroad over the Blackboard. American Association of Teachers of French (Jul 2006).
  • Ossipov, Helene. The French Past Tenses in Dynamic Images. American Association of Teachers of French (Jul 2006).
  • Ossipov, Helene. The French Past Tenses in Dynamic Images. CALICO (May 2006).
  • Ossipov, Helene. Movie Trailers and the Past Tenses in French. Rocky Mountain MLA (Oct 2005).
  • Ossipov, Helene. Organizing a Study-Abroad Group at Laval Univeristy. American Association of Teachers of French (Jul 2005).
  • Ossipov, Helene. Teaching the French Past Tenses using Movie Trailers. CALICO (May 2005).
  • Ossipov, Helene. Movie Trailers and the French Past Tenses. Microcomputers in Education (Mar 2005).
  • Ossipov, Helene. Movie Trailers and the French Past Tenses. Arizona Language Association (Oct 2004).
  • Ossipov, Helene. Composing French at a Distance. Microcomputers in Language Conference (Mar 2004).

Service

  • CLAS, Reader at convocation (2009 - Present)
  • CLAS Senate, presiding officer (2009 - Present)
  • Chandler Irish Community Council, webmaster09/2009 (2009 - Present)
  • Damhsa Irish Dance Company, webmaster (2009 - Present)
  • Executive Committee, Director of UG programs (2009 - Present)
  • Executive Committee, Associate Director for Undergraduate Programs (2009 - Present)
  • MAT committee, member (2009 - Present)
  • Ombudsperson, ombudsperson (2009 - Present)
  • Ombudsperson, Ombudsperson (2009 - Present)
  • CLAS Senate, Presiding officer (2009 - Present)
  • University Senate, Senator (2008 - Present)
  • University Senate, Senator (2008 - Present)
  • College Board, committee member (2008 - Present)
  • College Board, member (2008 - Present)
  • College Board, committee member (2008 - Present)
  • Bylaws subcommittee, member (2008 - Present)
  • College Senate, Senator (2008 - Present)
  • Executive committee, Associate Director for Undergraduate Programs (2008 - Present)
  • General Studies committee, member (2008 - Present)
  • Interdisciplinary Committee on Linguistics, member (2008 - Present)
  • MAT committee, member (2008 - Present)
  • University Senate, Senator (2008 - Present)
  • Russian lecturer search committee, (2007 - Present)
  • Spanish Lecturer Search Committee, (2007 - Present)
  • Feis in the Desert, webmaster (2004 - Present)
  • Summer Sessions/French at Laval University, director (2004 - Present)
  • Ad-hoc committee on bylaws revision, (2007 - 2008)
  • College Board, reader (2008 - 2008)
  • Mt. Carmel School, Art Masterpiece presenter (2006 - 2008)
  • Mt. Carmel School, Art Masterpiece (2006 - 2006)
  • Personnell Committee, member (2006 - 2006)
  • Eductional Testing Service, reader (2006 - 2006)
  • French section, coordinator (2006 - 2006)
  • Personnel Committee, member (2004 - 2006)
  • French coordinator, coordinator (2002 - 2006)
  • SILC steering committee, member (2005 - 2005)
  • Graduate Committee, member (2003 - 2004)
  • Personnel committee, chair (2003 - 2004)
  • College Board, graded French advanced placement exams (2004)
  • University of Texas Press, manuscript evaluation (2004)
  • Wiley and Sons, New edition of Paroles textbook evaluator (2004)
  • Advisory committee, member (2003)
  • College Board CLEP committee, consultant (2003)
  • Design Review committee for Newman Center, member (2003)
  • Educational Testing Service, reader (2003)

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