Cristiana Palmieri

APA awarded and PhD candidate

Cristiana Palmieri graduated with a B.A. (Hons) in Political Sciences (Laurea in Scienze Politiche) from the University of Bologna (Italy), majoring in Sociology and Organisational Psychology. She completed a Master’s Degree in Human Resources and Adult Education. Cristiana worked for 6 years as Adjunct Lecturer for the Chair of Organisational Psychology, researching on adult education and group dynamics, and organisational climate.

Cristiana is currently a PhD candidate at The University of Sydney under the supervision of Dr. Antonia Rubino. For her doctoral thesis she is researching on Italian as second language in Australia, adult learning motivation and identity.

Cristiana teaches Italian and Sociology to undergraduate students at The University of Sydney and Italian language and culture at the WEA College in Sydney.