Yonay Rodríguez

Yonay Rodríguez completed her BA in English Language at the University of Havana in 1995. She also holds an MA in English Language Teaching from this university, where she worked from 1995 to 2003. Yonay was a Spanish assistant at the University of Wolverhampton (UK) and an English and Social Studies teacher at the International School of Havana. In 2010 she obtained the ECIS International Teacher Certificate. After completion of her master program on Advanced English Studies and its Applications at the University of Santiago de Compostela, in 2017 she was admitted into the subsequent PhD Program under the supervision of Dr. Ignacio Palacios and Dr. Mario Cal Varela. She defended her PhD dissertation in May 2023, obtaining the highest grade (Sobresaliente cum laude). Her research interests include different aspects of EFL teaching and language acquisition, multicultural studies and some areas of pragmatics. In January 2024 Yonay obtained a position as Assistant Lecturer ('Ayudante Doctora') at the Centro Universitario de la Defensa (CUD) of Zaragoza, a military university college located within the Academia General Militar of Zaragoza, the officer training academy for the Spanish Army, and attached to the University of Zaragoza (UNIZAR).

Contact information:
Centro Universitario de la Defensa (Academia General Militar)
Carretera Huesca s/n
50090 Zaragoza (SPAIN)
Phone number: 976739617
E-mail: yonay@unizar.es