Jelena Tušek


Chair for Slovene language and literature

Office: B-218
Telephone number: 01 6120 275

Office hours: Wednesday, 12:30 – 14

Jelena Tušek (born in 1982 in Zagreb) graduated South Slavic languages and literatures at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences in Zagreb. At the latter institution she enrolled in a Postgraduate Doctoral Studies of Linguistics in 2010. In 2011 she was employed as a teaching assistant at the Chair for Slovene language and literature at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences in Zagreb. Here, she teaches in Slovene language courses. In 2012 and 2013 she was member of an international conference organization committee organized by the Croatian Applied Linguistics Society. In 2010 she attended a workshop on computational lexicography Lexicography MasterClass – Lexicom in Ljubljana; in 2006 and 2011 she attended 2 seminars on Slovene language, literature and culture in Ljubljana, as well as international summer school, The first NetWordS Summer School in 2012 in Dubrovnik. She is a collaborator on two scientific projects, Croatian and Closely Related Cultural and Linguistic Communities (project leader is Ph.D. Anita Peti-Stantić) and Constructing a bilingual lexicon of closely related languages from existing language resources (project leader is Ph.D. Nikola Ljubešić). Since 2007 she has been presenting her papers at a number of scientific conferences in Croatia and abroad.