Sylwia Niewczas

Sylwia Niewczas

PhD candidate

Sylwia graduated from English studies at the Jagiellonian University in Poland. In 2020 she started her PhP under the joint supervision of Merel Keijzer and Magdalena Smoleń- Wawrzusiszyn from Sylwia's home institution in Poland. Her research interests include bilingualism and connection between language and emotions, positive psychology and third- age language learning. Her project entitled "Third-age learning and teaching of English in Poland. Towards a theoretical and methodological model of foreign language teaching in older adulthood" focuses on conducing a needs analysis among older adults and proposing a set of guidelines how to work with them during English classes.



Prof. dr. Merel Keijzer

+31 50 36 37537

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