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Elena McGee

Office: 446 Agnes Arnold Hall
Email: evmcgee@uh.edu

Education

  • 1991 – Ph.D. Degree in Russian language and Russian literature Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • 1982 – Master Degree in Russian language and literature, Diploma with Honor. Pavlodar Pedagogical Institute

Academic and working experience

  • Lecturer, Russian Department, University of Houston, 2009-2017
  • Russian language instructor, ExxonMobil Development company, Houston, 2002 - 2017
  • Lecturer, Bilingual Education Institute, Houston, 2002 - 2004
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Russian literature and language, Leningradsky Institute of the Development of Education, St. Petersburg, 1993 – 1999
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Russian literature, Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia, St. Petersburg, 1988 - 1993

Grants

2011- 2014, Grant of Russian Foundation “Russkiy Mir” for the project of “Academic Instruction in Russian language, literature, and culture” of the Department of Modern and Classical Languages, University of Houston.

Teaching

Dr. McGee has been working as a Russian language and literature lecturer for almost 30 years. Her professional career as assistant professor started at Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia in 1986.  

For many years Dr. McGee has taught a wide spectrum of courses, both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. In addition to the language courses at the University of Houston she has also taught Russian literature and Russian film courses.