Yolanda Fernández-Pena obtains a three-year postdoctoral contract


Yolanda Fernández-Pena, a member of the LVTC team, has been awarded a three-year competitive postdoctoral fellowship (reference ED481B-2019/077) by the Directorate General for Scientific and Technological Promotion of the Regional Government of Galicia.

Yolanda, currently a Junior Lecturer (‘Ayudante’) at the University of Cantabria, defended her PhD in December 2018. Within the next few days, she will return to her alma mater, the Department of English, French and German at the University of Vigo. 

During the first year of her postdoctoral contract Yolanda plans to continue with her research at the University of Graz (Austria), under the supervision of Professors Gunther Kaltenböck and Javier Pérez Guerra, the latter her PhD advisor and tutor at Vigo. 

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  1. Isabel Fraga Carou says:

    Congrats, Yolanda! Well done!

  2. Paloma Nuñez Pertejo says:

    Great news!! Congratulations, Yolanda!!!

  3. Paula Rodríguez Puente says:

    Congratulations, Yolanda!!!!

  4. Loureiro Porto, Lucía says:

    Well deserved! Congrats, Yolanda!

  5. Noelia Castro Chao says:

    Congratulations, Yolanda! Well done!

  6. Elena Seoane says:

    Yolanda, we’re SO lucky to have you back in Vigo! Congratulations

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