Sonja Babic is a PhD candidate at the University of Graz in Austria and is looking into positive psychological resources (psychological capital) that support third-age language teachers’ and teacher educators’ professional well-being. Sonja joined Erasmus+ “Critical Skills for Life and Work” project in August 2018. Same year in October, she started working as a pre-doc research assistant on “The Psychological Capital of Foreign Language Teachers” (https://tspsycap.wixsite.com/tspsycap) project at the University of Graz. She is also a certified TESOL teacher and has been teaching English as a foreign language for one and a half years. Her interests lie in psychology of language learning and teaching, teacher well-being, gerontology and psychogerontology.
Sonja can be reached at sonja.babic(at)uni-graz.at
University of Graz web page: https://anglistik.uni-graz.at/en/elt-research-and-methodology/staff/sonja-babic/