Coordinator and Teacher of the English and Communication for Global Engineers programme
Telephone: +44 1223 3 32620
Nicola Cavaleri is Coordinator and Teacher of CLIC’s English and Communication for Global Engineers’ programme that supports all research students and postdocs in furthering their academic, professional and language skills in the Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge.
Nicola and the team ensure that skill development offered by CLIC through the Communication for Global Engineers’ programme is fully geared to engineers’ academic and professional requirements and adapted to the evolving needs and norms of their sub-fields.
Diverse educational, professional and cultural experiences worldwide enabled Nicola to develop a rich background in applied linguistics, teacher training, educational management and curriculum development. Her expertise lies in the areas of research skills (English academic writing and presentation skills), professional communication skills, learning strategies and the influence of different cultural and rhetorical frameworks on engineers’ performance in both academia and industry.