Dr Ivana Krsmanović
Department of Social Sciences and Humanities
Faculty of Technical Sciences Čačak1
University of Kragujevac
65, Svetog Save St.
Phone: +381 032/302-786
Fax: +381 032/342-101
Office No: 135
Enthusiastic, experienced and fully qualified English Language Instructor with a demonstrated history of working in the higher education industry as a teacher, researcher and a project author. Skilled in English as a Second Language (ESL), Communication and Academic Writing, and Literature. A dedicated and curious professional interested in digital humanities, innovative and creative approaches to teaching and research, in constant search for challenging projects.
2016 PhD in English Literature
University of Belgrade, Faculty of Philology
Thesis title: "Female archetype in poetry of John Keats"
Supervisor: PhD Zoran Paunović, full professor
2009 MA in English literature and language
University of Belgrade, Faculty of Philology
Thesis title: "Letters of John Keats: evolution of the author’s poetics"
Supervisor: PhD Zoran Paunović, full professor
2001 BA in English language and literature
University of Belgrade, Faculty of Philology
Degree: licenced English language teacher/instructor
SCHOLARLY PUBLICATIONS IN PEER-REVIEWED JOURNALS:
2021 Krsmanović, I. Engineering students’ attitudes towards Computer-assisted language learning in EFL. Belgrade English Language and Literature Studies, 2021, 13, 93-123.
2021 Krsmanović, I., Petrovic V. The Use of MS Teams in ESP instruction during the COVID-19 pandemic: Students’ attitudes towards the e-learning environment, In Zoghlami, Naouel; Brudermann, Cédric; Sarré, Cédric; Grosbois, Muriel; Bradley, Linda; Thouësny, Sylvie (Eds), CALL and professionalisation: short papers from EUROCALL 2021 (pp. 189-193). Research-publishing.net. https://doi.org/10.14705/rpnet.2021.54.1331
2020 Krsmanović, I. Preispitivanje književnosti: o Slobodi govora i još koječemu, Letopis Matice srpske, Novi Sad, 506 (5), 745-756.
2019 Krsmanović, I. STEMANITIES as a Future Fit Scholarship: Trends and Challenges in Engineering Education for Industry 4.0. JETIE - Journal on Emerging Trends in Industrial Engineering and related fields, Campus 02 Graz, Volume 1, DOI 10.21428/92f19a8b.594c147f
2019 Krsmanović, I. Mladenović, N. Uticaj masovnih medija na različite aspekte života mladih. Tehnika i praksa, 23, 2019.
2018 Krsmanović, I. Keats and babies: ‘’Child I’ve found thee!’’ . Contribution for Keats letters project website, October 2018 http://keatslettersproject.com/correspondence/keats-and-babies child-ive-found-thee/
2018 Krsmanović, I., Ristović M. Kvalitet komunikacije između vaspitno-obrazovne ustanove i korisnika usluga. Tehnika i praksa, 20, 2018, pgs. 213-221.
2017 Krsmanović, I. Sve ’Endimionove’ žene: From Blues to Bliss, (All the women of ’Endymion:’ From Blues to Bliss). Nasledje, 36 (XIV), Kragujevac, 2017, pgs. 213-225.
SCHOLARLY PUBLICATIONS, CONFERENCES, PEER-REVIEWED:
2022 Krsmanović, I., Tica, L., Đorić, B., Gojgić, N. Social Presence and Satisfaction in an ESP context during Emergency Remote English Language Teaching. CIET 2022 International Conference, Valencia, Spain.
2020 Petrović V., Krsmanović, I. The Real Needs of Foreign Language Teachers as Practitioners within Teacher Education and Professional Development Process. CIET 2020, pgs. 736-744.
2019 Krsmanović, I., Tokić S. Integrating culture and literature through the project-based learning in an ESP classroom: The case of Frankenstein. Zagreb, Croatia, LSP Conference 2019, pgs. 101-113.
2018 Krsmanović, I. John Keats’s ''Isabella as a Romantic Demeter: Individuation Unachieved. ELALT 4, Novi Sad, Serbia, 2018, pgs, 187-203.
2016 Krsmanović, I. Kitsova metafizička potraga: arhetip femme fatal u baladi 'La Belle Dame Sans Merci'. Language, literature, philosophy, ALFA BK University, Belgrade, 2016, pgs.139-152.
2014 Krsmanović, I. Helenizam u poeziji i pismima Džona Kitsa (Hellenism in poetry and letters of John Keats). Kultura u ogledalu jezika i književnosti, ALFA University, Belgrade, 2014, pgs. 273-284.
2013 Krsmanović, I. Čulnost kao samospoznaja u pismima i pesmama Džona Kitsa. Paradigms, influences, reception: Philological research today, Faculty of Philology, Belgrade, 2013, pgs. 51-64.
2012 Krsmanović, I. Mitološka boginja kao alter-ego: ’Oda Psihi’ Džona Kitsa. Language, literature, mythology, ALFA University, Belgrade, 2012, pgs. 257- 269.
2010 Krsmanović, I. Znaci realizma u epistolarnoj tradiciji- slučaj Džona Kitsa. Language, literature, changes, Faculty of Philosophy Niš, 2010, pgs. 157-169.
2010 Krsmanović, I. Powerpoint prezentacije u učenju engleskog kao stranog jezika. Technology and informatics in education Conference (TIO), Faculty of Technical Sciences Čačak, 7-9. May 2010, Čačak, pgs. 608-614.
2009 Krsmanović, I, Petrović V. Factors affecting quality in teaching English as a second language. 6th Research/Expert Conference with International Participation Quality 2009, Neum, Bosnia & Herzegovina, June, 04-07, 2009. pgs. 701-706.
2019 Krsmanović, I. I'm all ears: Sounds of Violence and Desire in Jennifer Egan's Black box. University of Vienna Conference More than Meets the Ear, September 19-21, 2019
2019 Krsmanović, I., Tokić S. Integrating culture and literature through the project-based learning in an ESP classroom: The case of Frankenstein. Zagreb, Croatia, LSP Conference, 21-23 February 2019.
2018 Krsmanović, I. Mary Shelley as a Myth-Maker: L’écriture féminine Re-visiting the genre. 200 years of Frankenstein - Frankenreads, Technical College Čačak, 22-25 October 2018.
2017 Krsmanović, I. John Keats’s ‘’Isabella’’ as a Romantic Demeter: Individuation Unachieved. ELALT 4, Novi Sad, Serbia, 2017
2016 Krsmanović, I. Kitsova metafizička potraga: arhetip femme fatal u baladi 'La Belle Dame Sans Merci'. Language, literature, philosophy, ALFA University, Belgrade, Serbia, 2016
2014 Krsmanović, I. Helenizam u poeziji i pismima Džona Kitsa. Kultura u ogledalu jezika i književnosti, ALFA University, Belgrade, Serbia, 2014
2013 Krsmanović, I. Čulnost kao samospoznaja u pismima i pesmama Džona Kitsa. Paradigms, influences, reception: Philological research today, Faculty of Philology, Belgrade, Serbia, 2013
2012 Krsmanović, I. Mitološka boginja kao alter-ego: ’Oda Psihi’ Džona Kitsa. Language, literature, mythology, ALFA University, Belgrade, Serbia, 2012.
2012 Krsmanović, I. Od "dečaka koji obećava" do istinskog pesnika: apologija vrednosti Džona Kitsa. Language, literature, values Conference, Faculty of Philosophy, Niš, Serbia, 27- 28, April 2012.
2012 Krsmanović, I, Petrović V. .Chatting out of the box: Presentations in English for Improving Speaking Skills. ELTA Conference, Belgrade, Serbia, 18-19 May 2012
2010 Krsmanović, I. Powerpoint presentations – necessary "technology" to achieve language "luxury". ELTA Conference, Belgrade, Serbia, 7-9 May 2010
2010 Krsmanović, I. Powerpoint prezentacije u učenju engleskog kao stranog jezika. Technology and informatics in education Conference (TIO), Faculty of Technical Sciences Čačak, Čačak, Serbia, 7-9. May 2010
Publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals and conference proceedings, in collaboration:
2022 CEEPUS, teaching mobility grant, College CAMPUS 02, Graz, Austria, Presentation delivered: Engineering Soft Skills Today, April 2022
2019 CEEPUS, teaching mobility grant, College CAMPUS 02, Graz, Austria, Course taught: Presentation Skills and Social Networks, September 2019
2018 EUROPEAN COMMISSION HEInnovate ‘Train the trainers’ training, New Strategy for the Western Balkans Action, 15-16 November 2018, Sofia, Bulgaria https://heinnovate.eu/en
2018 ERASMUS + teaching mobility grant (Greece, Technological Educational Institute Crete), Talk delivered: Encoding Digital Humanities, 9-16 June 2018.
2017 CEEPUS, teaching mobility grant, College CAMPUS 02, Graz, Austria, Course taught: Academic writing, 5-11. November 2017. https://oead.at/de/nach-oesterreich/alumni/portraets/ivana-krsmanovic-serbia/
2003 SEEYLI (South Eastern European Youth Leadership Institute), Program for Teacher-Leaders, Towson University, Baltimore, Maryland USA, July - August 2003.
RESEARCH GRANTS AND PROJECTS
2021 Development and realization of ERASMUS+ project in HE section ’Enhancing digital and psychological resilience through peer networking in the online environment in times of crises DigiPsyRes’ 2021-1-RS01- KA220-HED000032204, project coordinator University of Kragujevac (15.12.2021-15.12.2024)
2018, Aug. ‘Innovation in teaching English through Information Technology’’ (ENGLIT). The project was awarded by the National Ministry of Education and Science, section: Development of Higher Education Strategy. Project website available: www.englit.net
2018, Jun. ’’Smart Lab’’, Local Community project for equipment purchase for the English Lab (2000 euros), project author.
2018, May. ''INFO Activism’’, project financed by Ministry of Youth and Sports, For equipment purchase and educational seminars (2500 euros), project author.
2018, Oct. ''FRANKENREADS. 200 YEARS OF FRANKENSTEIN: RE-INVENTED BY TECHNOLOGY,'' An international celebration of the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein for Halloween 2018 organized by the Keats-Shelley Association of America. http://vstss.com/frankenreads/ , project author
2018, Nov. Travel grant of EUROPEAN COMMISSION & TEMPUS Foundation HEInnovate, ‘Train the trainers’, Bulgaria Sofia, 15-16 November 2018.
2021 PEER-REVIEW committee, REVIEWER, EUROCALL 2021, Zoghlami, Naouel; Brudermann, Cédric; Sarré, Cédric; Grosbois, Muriel; Bradley, Linda; Thouësny, Sylvie (Eds). (2021). CALL and professionalisation: short papers from EUROCALL 2021. Research-publishing.net. https://doi.org/10.14705/rpnet.2021.54.9782490057979
2020 REVIEWER - ELF English Language Forum, Annual Research Journal, Shah Latif University Sindh Pakistan, ISSN-1026-.7026
2018 - onwards - REVIEWER - Interdisciplinary Teaching and Learning, CIET 2018 Contemporary Issues in Economy and Technology, (International Conference), SPLIT, Croatia, Europe, 2018. http://ciet.oss.unist.hr/
English language 1 (FALL, undergraduate, 2003-present)
English language 2 (SUMMER, undergraduate, 2003-present)
Business English 1 (FALL, undergraduate, 2003-present)
Business English 2 (SUMMER, specialist, 2012–present)
Technical English (FALL, master’s, 2017- present)
Communication Skills in Business (FALL, master's, 2020)
Corporate Communication and PR (FALL, master's, 2020)
Key responsibilities: teaching, supervising, exam writing, administration.
Teaching methods: blended learning, use of IT tools, learning through collaboration, critical & creative thinking strategies.
Krsmanović, I. Engleski jezik 1, udžbenik, VŠTSS, Čačak, 2017, (ISBN 97-86-86139-85-6) [English language 1 textbook]
Krsmanović, I. Engleski jezik 2, udžbenik, VŠTSS, Čačak, 2016, (ISBN 978-86-86139-76-4) [English language 1 textbook]
Krsmanović, I. Engleski jezik 2, skripta, VŠTSS Čačak, 2010, (ISBN 978-86-86139-34-4) [English language 1 textbook]
Krsmanović, I. Engleski jezik 1, skripta, VTŠ Čačak, 2007, (ISBN 978- 86-86139-22-1) [English language 1 textbook]
Krsmanović, I. Engleski jezik 2, skripta, VTŠ Čačak, 2006, (ISBN 86-86139-06-5) [English language 1 textbook]
Krsmanović, I. Entrance exam tests in Marinković et al.(ed). Zadaci i testovi za polaganje prijemnog ispita, VTŠ Čačak, 2012, (ISBN 86-86139-09-4 [college entrance exam preparation tests, chapter]
Krsmanović, I. Entrance exam tests in Marinković et al.(ed). Zadaci i testovi za polaganje prijemnog ispita, VTŠ, Čačak, 2006, (ISBN 86-86139-09-4) [college entrance exam preparation tests, chapter]
2022 Krsmanović, I. EPALE, Winner of a Blog Contest.’Just play by the ear: Adult education and music’ EPALE, blog contest, Winner blog, https://epale.ec.europa.eu/en/blog/just-play-ear-adult-learners-and-music
2020 Krsmanović, I. Jingle all the way: Going Eco-friendly with holidays in academia - Example of good practice from Serbia' Electronic platform for adult learning in Europe EPALE, 24-01-2020 https://epale.ec.europa.eu/en/blog/jingle-all-way-going-eco-friendly-holidays-academia-example- good-practice-za-nagradni-konkurs
2019 Krsmanović, I. Citizenship education in Serbian higher education: re-defining curricula for better results. EPALE essay contest higher-education-re-defining-curricula-better-results
2017 Krsmanović, I. Traffic in 20 years from now. CEEPUS ESSAY Challenge, Winner Essay ’Traffic in 20 years from now’ excerpt, EDUBIZ publication, Budapest, Hungary, 2017, p. 6
2017 Krsmanović, I. Traffic in 20 years from now. CEEPUS ESSAY Challenge, Winner Essay ’Traffic in 20 years from now’ published fully on www.ceepus.info website, 2017
2001 Krsmanović I. Branku Miljkoviću in Despotović M. Goran (ed.). Galaksija Miljković, antologija pesama, Udruženje književnika Srbije, Svitak, Požega, 2001, (ISBN 86-81551-15-9), pg. 46 [anthology of poetry, one poem included]
2021 ALLT Applied Linguistic and Language teaching), Zayed University Dubai, UAE, 1-20 March 2021
2019 5PR - PUBLIC RELATIONS IN EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, The First Professional conference, University of Kragujevac, Čačak, 25th May 2019.
2018 TEMPUS Foundation Belgrade, Methodical approaches in English language teaching with adult learners, 1-2. October 2018, Belgrade
2018 EUROPEAN COMMISSION & TEMPUS Foundation HEInnovate, ‘Train the trainers’, Bulgaria Sofia, 15-16 November 2018.
2017 European Union/Council of Europe Horizontal Facility for Western Balkans and Turkey, ACADEMIC INTEGRITY in higher education, Belgrade, December 2017
2015 BRITISH COUNCIL BELGRADE, Creativity in the English Language Classroom Gornji Milanovac
2012 ELTA seminar, English language Teachers Association, 10th Annual Conference Belgrade, Teaching outside the box, May 2012
2010 ELTA seminar, English language teachers association, 8th Annual Conference, Technology mediated education – necessity of luxury?, May 2010
2010 ELTA seminar, English language Teachers Association, Gornji Milanovac, Towards better understanding, December 2010
2008 ELTA seminar, English language teachers association, 6th Annual Conference, Classroom that beats the Odds, Belgrade, May 2008
2005 FACULTY OF TECHNICAL SCIENCES Čačak, Certificate for training students for Cambridge exams (Common European Framework), May 2005
2004 FACULTY OF PHILOLOGY Belgrade, State licence for teaching English in public schools
Selected translations, published in reviewed monographs or journals
SLOBODANKA VLADIV-GLOVER. Young scholars round table ‘Contemporary Serbian Poetry and the New Middle Ages: Byzantine themes and motifs', held on September 26th, 2020, Faculty of Philosophy Novi Sad - Translation of transcript into English by Ivana Krsmanović.
HARVI, FILIP. "Muzikalni Džojs"(translation from English into Serbian by Ivana Krsmanović), ART 032, No 9, Dom kulture Čačak, 2004, ISSN 1451-0919, pgs. 35-39.
MARKOVIĆ, S. "50 years of Technical College Čačak" (summary translation in English by Ivana Krsmanović), VSTSS Čačak, 2010, ISBN 978-86-86139-45-0, pgs. 8-10.
POPOVIĆ, I. & MARKOVIĆ, S. ,,Rukovodioci čačanskih obrazovno-vaspitnih ustanova’’ (summary translation in English by Ivana Krsmanović, p.231-232), Međuopštinski arhiv, Čačak, 2018.
2019 - present SASE Serbian Association for the Study of English - STEERING COMMITTEE, member
MEMBERSHIP IN ASSOCIATIONS
2014 - present, Serbian Association of Young Linguists Belgrade
2011 - present, SASE Serbian Association for the Study of English
INTERNATIONAL PRESENTATION EXPERIENCE
2018 ERASMUS+, TEI Crete, Informatics Department, Presentation title: Research and Development at Technical College Čačak, June 2018, https://www.teicrete.gr/ie/en/node/2173
2017 CEEPUS, teaching mobility grant, College CAMPUS 02, Graz, Austria, Course taught: Academic writing, November 2017 https://oead.at/en/to-austria/alumni/portraits/ivana-krsmanovic- serbia/
2014 SPLIT, Croatia, University Department for Professional Studies, Presentation tile: Research and Development at Technical College Čačak, CIET 2014 May 2014 http://ciet.oss.unist.hr/
2017 EXHIBITION OF IRISH LITERATURE: ‘’Smaragd Island’’ 14th December 2017, City Library ‘’Vladislav Petković DIS’’ Čačak, opening ceremony, https://www.caglas.rs/irska-smaragdno- ostrvo/
2018 EXHIBITION OF CANADIAN/AUSTRALIAN LITERATURE 6th March 2018, City Library ‘’Vladislav Petković DIS’’ Čačak, opening ceremony, https://moravainfo.rs/2018/03/otvorena-izlozba- kanada-i-australija/
2022 - ongoing, Linguistic Editor - Journal of Learning and Teaching in Digital Age, https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/joltida/board
2007 - ongoing, INDEXPRESS, (ISSN 1821−1542), publisher: TCC, Serbia, founder and editor-in-chief of the student magazine
2010 - ongoing, Tehnika i praksa. (ISSN 2217−2130), publisher TCC, Serbia, official proof-reader for Serbian and English
Davidović I. Iza jutra, zbirka pesama, Grafika Jureš, Čačak, 1996 (ID 52053772), [a book of poetry]