Mgr. et Mgr. Jan Beneš, Ph.D.


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Curriculum Vitae

Department
  • Department of English and American Studies, Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University
Employment - Position
  • External lecturer
Education and Academic Qualifications
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Literatures in English, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic, 2018
  • Master of Arts in English, Texas A&M University, Texas, USA, 2017
  • Master’s Degree in English-language Translation, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic 2012
  • Master’s Degree in English Language and Literature, with honors, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic 2011
  • Bachelor’s Degree in European Studies and International Relations, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic, 2009
  • Bachelor’s Degree in English Language and Literature, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic, 2008
Employment
  • Assistant Professor, Department of English and American Studies, University of Ostrava, Ostrava, from Sept. 2019
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Testing, University of Defence, Brno, until August 2019
Teaching Activities
  • Academic Writing for ESL Students - workshop at the Academic English and Study Skills Summer School (August 2019)
  • They Say, I Say: How to Write Introductions, Conclusions, and Methods Sections - workshop at the European Educational Research Association 2019 Summer School (July 2019)
  • Just Watch Me: Self-Presentation for Doctoral Students and Early-Career Researchers - workshop at the European Educational Research Association 2019 Summer School (July 2019)
  • USA za mřížemi (únor 2019)
Akademické stáže, studijní nebo pracovní pobyty
  • 2009/08/13 – 2010/05/15: University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, Chattanooga, MU Partner Institutions Exchange Programme, USA
  • 2012/08/22 – 2012/09/23: Emory University, Atlanta, Other programs, USA
Major Publications
  • BENEŠ, Jan. “Bessie Coleman Flies Airplanes”: Bitter Root and Black Technology as the Antidote to American Racism. In “Breaking the Boundaries”: 11th Brno International Conference of English, American and Canadian Studies. 2020. URL info
  • BENEŠ, Jan. USA za mřížemi. 2019. URL info
  • BENEŠ, Jan, Robert HELÁN a Jiří KUBÁLEK. Introducing the STANAG 6001: Strategic and High-stakes Language Testing for NATO in the Czech Republic. Hradec Králové Journal of Anglophone Studies, 2019, roč. 6, č. 1, s. 117-125. ISSN 2336-3347. info
  • BENEŠ, Jan. Flying High : Black Aviators’ Global Ambitions before the Tuskegee Airmen. In Liberal Arts International Conference. Local Dreams, Global Visions : Multi-Disciplinary Perspectives, 4-6 February 201, Texas A&M University at Qatar. 2018. sborník abstraktů a program konference info
  • BENEŠ, Jan. Flying High : Black Aviators’ Global Ambitions before the Tuskegee Airmen. In Liberal Arts International Conference. Local Dreams, Global Visions : Multi-Disciplinary Perspectives, 4-6 February 201, Texas A&M University at Qatar. 2018. Sborník abstraktů a program konference info
  • BENEŠ, Jan. Flying Haiti : The Black Press, Haiti, and Early Black Aviation. In The National Association of African American Studies and Affiliates Conference, Dallas, Texas, USA. 2018. info
  • BENEŠ, Jan. Flattening Tebowmania: Czech Newspapers on Tim Tebow. In 19th International Colloquium of American Studies, Olomouc, 6-8 September 2013. 2013. info
  • BENEŠ, Jan. Zora Neale Hurston’s Experiments: Tracing the Portrayal of Romantic Relationships in “Under the Bridge,” “Muttsy,” and “Monkey Junk”. In A Culture of Language: An International Symposium for Doctoral Students, Brno, 18-19 October 2012. 2012. info
  • BENEŠ, Jan. Midwife of the New Negro: The Pedagogic Aspect of Jessie Fauset’s Poetry in and Editorship of The Brownies’ Book. In 18th International Colloquium of American Studies, Olomouc, 25-27 October 2012. 2012. info

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