Karen Ferreira-Meyers

Dr. Karen FerreiraMeyers has been working for the University of Swaziland since September 1993, first as
a lecturer, then head of department and senior lecturer and since 2010 as Senior Lecturer and Coordinator
linguisticst and modern languages.

She has published a monograph, edited several Journals and books, published more than 50 research papers and an equal number of book reviews; she collaborates with international colleagues on research and material design and development projects; she facilitates workshops, interprets and translates documents for regional organisations like SADC; her fields of interest include ODeL, language teaching and learning, autofiction and autobiographie, crime fiction. She is also a keen lifelong student and her latest endeavour is to learn Mandarin Chinese.