Célia Bianconi

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Title
Head, Portuguese Language Program,
Senior Lecturer in Portuguese
Office
718 Commonwealth Avenue, Room 402B
Email
cbianc@bu.edu
Phone
617-358-5853
Education
BA, Faculdades Integradas Alcantara Machado (Brazil)
MA, University of Illinois at Urbana
PhD, Lesley University

Background

Dr. Célia Bianconi is a Senior lecturer and head of the Portuguese Language Program at Boston University, where she teaches courses on Portuguese language and Brazilian culture. She holds a PhD in Educational Studies from Lesley University. Dr. Bianconi’s main research and publication are devoted to teaching and learning of Portuguese as a foreign language (PFL) in the United States. She has experience in Portuguese Teacher training funded by Startalk, a national professional development program for critical language teachers. She is the coauthor of:  Brazilian Chronicles: The Reader, Third Edition.