Personal information
Date of birth:
06-02-1974

Email:
olesia.mihai@uaic.ro

Phone:
0232/201583

Classes and domains of interest
Membru în asociații
Denumire asociație, Nivel, Function/Tasks, Start year, End year
IATEFL – International Association of Teachers as a Foreign, Mondial, Membru, 2012, 2012
EATAW – European Association for Teaching Academic Writing, Mondial, Membru, 2012, 2012
ABC – Association for Business Communication, Mondial, Membru, 2012, 2012

Participation at conferences and congresses
Conference name, Date, Location
Octombrie 2002 Globalizarea şi educaţia economică universitară, Conferinţă internaţională, Iaşi. Comunicare: Global English and University Curriculum of Business English Revisited, 30-11--0001, Iasi
Decembrie 2002 Sesiunea de comunicări, Academia de Ştiinţe Economice Bucureşti. Comunicare: An Attempt Towards An ESP Program Design, 30-11--0001, Bucuresti
Martie 2003 Tradition, Modernity, Postmodernity, Conferinţă internaţională, Universitatea “Al. I. Cuza”, Facultatea de Litere, Iaşi. Comunicare: Chaucer’s Wife of Bath, 30-11--0001, Iasi
Mai 2003 Conferinţa internaţională de studii britanice, Universitatea de Vest, Timişoara. Comunicare: The Language of E-banking., 30-11--0001, Timisoara
Septembrie 2003 “-ism” and “-ness” – a doua conferinţă internaţională, Constanţa. Comunicare: The Use of E-mail in Language Teaching, 30-11--0001, Constanta
Noiembrie 2003 Primul simpozion al Catedrei de Limbi Moderne, Universitatea ,,1 Decembrie 1918,” Alba Iulia. Comunicare: Medieval Tradition in Geoffrey Chaucer’s Fabliau Comedy, 30-11--0001, Alba-Iulia
Noiembrie 2003, Gândirea economică între ortodoxie şi heterodoxie. Conferinţa Catedrei de Economie Politică, FEAA, Iaşi. Comunicare: On Collaborative Writing, 30-11--0001, Iasi
Februarie 2004 Conferinţa Fulbright, Bucuresti. Comunicare: On-line education: An American Project, 30-11--0001, Bucuresti
Martie 2004 Conferinta Facultatii de Litere, Universitatea Spiru Haret, Bucuresti Comunicare: Language of Presentations, 30-11--0001, Bucuresti
Aprilie 2004 , Conferinţa Facultăţii de Litere, Universitatea Babeş-Bolyai, Cluj-Napoca. Comunicare: Public Speaking Skills: A Business Perspective, 30-11--0001, Cluj-Napoca
Mai 2004 Conferinţa internaţională Teaching Business English in Eastern Europe: Why and How?, Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraina. Comunicare: In Search of A Romanian Business English Textbook, 30-11--0001, Dnipropetrovsk
Mai 2004 Sesiunea Ştiinţifică ,,Zilele Universităţii”, Alba Iulia. Comunicare: Exploring Cultural Differences in the Business Context, 30-11--0001, Alba-Iulia
Octombrie 2004 Sesiunea ştiinţifică “Cultural Matrix Reloaded”, Galaţi. Comunicare: Business Communication Skills Redefined, 30-11--0001, Galati
Octombrie 2004 Conferinţa internaţională BESIG International Annual Conference, IATEFL SIG, Viena. Comunicare: Business English in the Romanian Higher Education, 30-11--0001, Viena
Decembrie 2004 Conferinţa internaţională Integrarea Europeană – noi provocări pentru economia României, Universitatea din Oradea. Comunicare: Assessing the necessity of establishing academic writing centers in Romanian Universities, 30-11--0001, Oradea
Iunie 2005, Conferinţa internaţională EATAW Teaching Writing on-line and Face to Face, Hellenic American Union, Atena Grecia. Comunicare: Finding solutions for the Challenges Regarding Academic Writing in English in Eastern European Universities, 30-11--0001, Atena
Septembrie 2005 Conferinţa internaţională, Norwich Institute for Language and Education, Norwich, Marea Britanie. Designing a Textbook for Business Students., 30-11--0001, Norwich
Septembrie 2005 Conferinţa internaţională, Universitatea din Macedonia, Salonik, Grecia. Comunicare: Motivating Students with Grammar and Pragmatics Cocktail, 30-11--0001, Salonik
Noiembrie 2005 Conferinţa internaţională BESIG, International Universitatea Internaţională din Monaco, Monaco. Comunicare: Spending More Time On Business Writing Skills, 30-11--0001, Monaco
Februarie 2006 Conferinţa Fulbright New/old Worlds. Spaces of Transition, Bucureşti. Comunicare: Reinventing Genre, 30-11--0001, Bucuresti
Mai 2006 Colocviul “Comunicare profesională în limbile moderne”, Universitatea „Ovidius”, Constanţa. Comunicare: Developing and Adapting Materials, 30-11--0001, Constanta
Iunie 2006 Conferinţa “Translation Studies: Retrospective and Perspective”, Universitatea “Dunărea de Jos”, Galaţi. Comunicare: Translation Assignment in a Business English Class, 30-11--0001, Galati
Iunie 2006 Conferinţa internaţională “Integrating Content and Language in Higher Education, Universitatea din Maastricht. Comunicare: Business Versus Academic Writing, 30-11--0001, Maastricht
Septembrie 2006 Conferinţa internaţională “LSP In Higher Education - Searching for Common Slutions”, Brno, Cehia. Comunicare: Approaching Writing Skills in A Business English University Course, 30-11--0001, Brno
Decembrie 2006 Conferinţa internaţională BESIG, Milan, Italia. Comunicare: BE Higher Education Learner – A Case Study, 30-11--0001, Milan
Martie 2007 Conferinţa Legal Writing, William S. Boyd Law School, SUA , Las Vegas. Comunicre: English for Legal Purposes: The Romanian Perspective, 30-11--0001, Las Vegas
Aprilie 2007 Seminar ştiinţific, UCSB, Santa Barbara. Comunicare: Business Writing in Romania., 30-11--0001, Santa Barbara
Iunie 2007 Conferinţa internaţională EATAW “Teaching Academic Writing Across and in the Disciplines”, Universitatea Ruhr, Bochum, Germania. Comunicare: Academic Writing Tutorial for Undergraduate Business Students., 30-11--0001, Bochum
Septembrie 2007 Conferinţa internaţională “Foreign Language Competence as an Integral Component of a University Graduate Profile” , Brno, Cehia. Comunicare: Writing Instruction Models in an ESP Classroom, 30-11--0001, Brno
Octombrie 2007 Conferinţa internaţională Globalization and Higher Education in Economics and Business Administration, Universitatea A. I. Cuza, Iaşi. Comunicare: Authentic Materials in Business English Instruction: Challenges and Opportunities., 30-11--0001, Iasi
Noiembrie 2007 Conferinţa Integrated Skills and Multilingualism for Better Cultural Awareness and Employability, ASE, Bucureşti. Comunicare: Communication: Skills in Human Resource Training, 30-11--0001, Bucuresti
Noiembrie 2007 Conferinţa internaţională BESIG, Technische Fachhoschule, Berlin, Germania. Comuncare 1: Communication Skills in On-the-Job Training: The Case of the Romanian Banking Sector; Comunicare 2: Explicit Vocabulary Teaching in a Business English Class., 30-11--0001, Berlin
Mai 2008 Conferinţa internaţională 2nd Conference of the European Legal English Teachers’ Association. Comunicare: Legal English in Romanian Higher Education, Hochschule, Ulm, Germania, 30-11--0001, Ulm
Mai 2008 Conferinţa internaţională , Leadership, Change and Communication in Emerging Markets. Comunicare: Sustainability Reporting: A Means of Understanding Corporate Rhetoric, Academia de Studii Economice, Bucureşti, 30-11--0001, Bucuresti
Mai 2008 A 2-a Conferinţă internaţională Limbă, cultură şi civilizaţie în contemporanietate, Comunicare: Writing Instruction Models in Higher Education, Universitatea Politehnică Bucureşti, 30-11--0001, Bucuresti
Octombrie 2008 A 8-a Conferinţă internaţională a Universităţii din Bejing, Beijing, China, Comunicare: Communication in English: A Communicative Skills Paradigm, 30-11--0001, Beijing
Februarie 2009 Conferinţa internaţională CLIL-CS Project – PRIN 2007-2009 CLIL Methodology in University Instruction: Online and in the Classroom, Universitatea din Urbino, Italia Comunicare: A Three-Tier Approach to integrated Content and Language in Higher Education Courses: Academic Literacy, Content and Subject-Matter, 30-11--0001, Urbino
Aprilie 2009 Conferinţa internaţională III Colloquium on Semi-Immersion in Catalonia – I International Round Table (TRI) on CLIL programmes, Universitatea Autonomă Catalană, Barcelona Comunicare: Genre-Based Approach to Teaching Transferable Critical Reading Skills, 30-11--0001, Barcelona
Mai 2009 Workshop internaţional, Universitatea “Dimitrie Cantemir”, Târgu Mureş, Comunicare: Experiential Learning in Developing Business English Skills, 30-11--0001, Targu-Mures
Iunie 2009 Conferinţa internaţională The Roles of Writing Development in Higher Education and Beyond, Universitatea din Coventry, Marea Britanie. Comunicare: Strategies of Imbedding Writing tasks into a Reading-Based Course, 30-11--0001, Coventry
Octombrie 2009 Conferinţa internaţională Globalization and Higher Education in Economics and Business Administration, Universitatea AL. I. Cuza, FEAA, Iasi. Comunicare: The Use of Corporate Social Responsibility Rhetoric in Annual Reports: Analysis of CEO Statements, 30-11--0001, Iasi
Octombrie 2009 Conferinţa internaţională Constanta: A Two-Fold Approach to Developing Reading Skills: Explicit versus Implicit Vocabulary Learning Strategies, 30-11--0001, Constanta
Octombrie 2009 Conferinţa internaţională Creativity and Innovation in a Culturally Diverse, Knowledge-Based Society. ASE, Bucuresti. Comunicare: Exploring the Relationship Between Reading Competence and Specialized Vocabulary Acquisition., 30-11--0001, Bucuresti
Noiembrie 2009 Conferinţa internaţională BESIG 2009, Universitatea din Poznan, Polonia. Comunicare: Putting Reading Skills Back on the BE Agenda, 30-11--0001, Poznan
Mai 2010 Conferinţa ABC GABC, Antwerp, Universitatea Lessius. Comunicare: Exploring CSR Communication Practices in Romania., 30-11--0001, Antwerp
Iunie 2010 Conferinţa internaţională BeSIG 2010, Universitatea Roma Tre. Comunicare: Effective Strategies for Vocabulary Instruction in the Business English Class, 30-11--0001, Roma
Octombrie 2010 Conferinţa internaţională Globalization and Higher Education in Economics and Business Administration, Universitatea AL. I. Cuza, FEAA, Iasi. Comunicare: Investigating the Intercultural Dimension of Communication from the Perspective of Globalization, 30-11--0001, Iasi
Noiembrie 2010 Conferinţa internaţională The Future of Europe. The Economic and Financial Crisis Impact on the European Business Environment. ASE, Bucuresti.. Comunicare: Engagement Rhetoric in CSR On Line Corporate Communication, 30-11--0001, Bucuresti
Aprilie 2010 Conferinţa internaţională, Language Culture and Change, Universitatea AL. I. Cuza, FEAA, Iasi. Comunicare: Distance Learning and Innovation in Higher Education, 30-11--0001, Iasi
Aprilie 2011 Conferinţa internaţională, Language Culture and Change, Universitatea AL. I. Cuza, FEAA, Iasi. Comunicare: Strengthening Corporate Reputation Through CSR Communication Strategies, 30-11--0001, Iasi
Octombrie 2011 Conferinţa internaţională, American Business Communication Association, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Comunicare: Do Multiple Stakeholders Trigger the Hybridization Process of CSR Reports Genre?, 30-11--0001, Quebec
Noiembrie 2011 Conferinţa internaţională BESIG 2011, Universitatea din Dubrovnik, Croaţia. Comunicare: Dealing with Reading Skills in the Graduate Business English Course, 30-11--0001, Dubrovnik
Iunie 2012 The 11th European Conference of the Association of Business Communication - Beyond Boundaries Multicultural, Multilingual and Multimodal Diversity in Business Communication, Nijmegen, the Netherlands. Comunicare: CSR Narratives in CSR Corporate Communication of Romanian Companies: Dealing with a Diluted Audience, 30-11--0001, Nijmegen

Treatises and university manuals
Mihai, O., Andrei, L., Mitocaru, S. - Episodes in Business English. Activity Book, Iasi, 2006
Mihai, O., Andrei, L., Mitocaru, S. - Episodes in Business Communication. Activity Book, Iasi, Sedcom Libris, 2004
Mihai, O., Andrei, L., Mitocaru, S. - Business English Tests, Iasi: Convorbiri literare, 2006

Materials for the class, seminar, practical work and detailed analytical programs
Mihai, O. - Business English 3, 4 suport curs ID Limba engleză 1, 2, 3, 4 suport curs ID, 2012

Responsibilities in the University, faculty and departments connected with the research activities
Level, Function/Tasks, Start year, End year

Projects from the structural funds: strategic and type grant
Funding type, Contract code, Title, Coordinating institution, Project coordinator, Budget, Currency, Start date, End date, Role, Details
POSDRU, 86/1.2/S/59367, „Asigurarea Calităţii în Învăţământul Masteral Internaţionalizat: Dezvoltarea cadrului naţional în vederea compatibilizării cu Spaţiul European al Învăţământului Superior”:, 1335085, Euro, Expert pe termen lung

Projects for the mobilities and international placements (including cooperation and development)
Funding type, Contract code, Title, Coordinating institution, Project coordinator, Budget, Currency, Start date, End date, Role, Details

Proiecte finanţate de instituţii din ţară obţinute în calitate de beneficiar sau partener principal
Funding type, Contract code, Title, Coordinating institution, Project coordinator, Budget, Currency, Start date, End date, Role, Details

Proiecte finanţate de instituţii din ţară obţinute în calitate de partener
Funding type, Contract code, Title, Coordinating institution, Project coordinator, Budget, Currency, Start date, End date, Role, Details

Proiecte finanţate de instituţii din străinătate obţinute în calitate de beneficiar sau partener principal
Funding type, Contract code, Title, Coordinating institution, Project coordinator, Budget, Currency, Start date, End date, Role, Details

Proiecte finanţate de instituţii din străinătate obţinute în calitate de partener
Funding type, Contract code, Title, Coordinating institution, Project coordinator, Budget, Currency, Start date, End date, Role, Details

Research activity
Scientific articles published in extenso in magazines Web of Science with a factor of impact
Lupu, O., Mitocaru, E. S. - Work and Education in Transition in Organizational Change Management. Vol 19, nr. 6, pp. 775-780, ISSN 0953-4814, 2006

Scientific articles published in extenso in magazines or volumes of conferences Web of Science withough a factor of impact

Scientific articles published in extenso in magazines classified CNCSIS B+ and BDI
Panaitescu, S., Mihai, O. - Assessing the Necessity of Establishing Academic Writing Centers in Romanian Universities in Scientific Annals CD-ROM, Vol. XIV, University of Oradea, ISSN. 1582-5450, 2005
Mihai, O. - Sustainable Reporting as a Benchmark for Sustainable Leadership in ECTAP, Theoretical and Applied Economics, May, 2008, pp. 219-222, ISSN 1841-8678, 2008
Seitz, V., Mihai, O. - Experiential Learning in the Classroom: A Tale across Two Borders in Revista romana de comunicare si relatii publice, Volume 11, no. 3 (17) / 2009, pp 93-102, ISSN 1454-8100, 2009
Mihai, O. - Interviewing Skills: An Overview in Analele ştiinţifice ale Universităţii “Al. I. Cuza” 2005, Tomul L/LI, ISSN 1244-516X, 2005
Mihai, O., Seitz, V. - An Analysis of US and Hong Kong Self-Image Perspective in Analele ştiinţifice ale Universităţii “Al. I. Cuza” 2009, Tomul LVI, ISSN 0379-7864, 2009
Mihai, O., Seitz, V. - Print Advertising in the US and Hong Kong. A Comparative Analysis in REBS, 4/2010, ISSN: 1843 763X, 2010
Mihai, O. - Reporting Corporate Social Responsibility: the Content Analysis of CEO Statements in Romanian Annual Reports in Analele Ştiinţifice ale Universităţii Al. I. Cuza, număr special, Editura Universităţii Al. I. Cuza, 2010, 2010
Mihai, O. - The Role of Strategy in Achieving Performance and International Recognition – the Case of Romanian Advanced Research Universities in REBS, 9/2012, ISSN: 1843 763X, 2012

Scientific articles published in extenso in magazines classified CNCSIS B

Scientific articles published in extenso in volumes of conferences, in dictionaries and encyclopedias

Scientific books published in publishing houses (just the first edition)
Mihai, O. - Tradiţia medievală în scrierile lui Geoffrey Chaucer, Editura Sedcom Libris, Iaşi, 2009

Cărţi ştiinţifice de unic autor sau coordonate publicate la edituri internaţionale

Coordinating and editing of volumes, translations and anthologies
Mihai, O., Isan, V. - “Globalization and Higher Education in Economics and Business Administration”, Iaşi: Editura Universităţii “Al. I. Cuza”, 2009
Mihai, O., Airinei, D, Pintilescu, C., Baciu, L., Lupu, O., Iacobuţă, A., Asandului, M. - Globalization and Higher Education in Economics and Business Administration”, Iaşi: Editura Universităţii “Al. I. Cuza”, 2009
Mihai, O., Airinei, D, Pintilescu, C., Baciu, L., Iacobuţă, A., Asandului, M., - “Globalization and Higher Education in Economics and Business Administration”, Iaşi: Editura Universităţii “Al. I. Cuza”, 2010

Scientific research contracts run through the University
Funding type, Contract code, Title, Coordinating institution, Project coordinator, Budget, Currency, Start date, End date, Role, Details

Citations and reviews of the author's creation (auto citations excluded)

Published works in the volume of conferences
Title, Authors, Conference name, Categorie, Place, Country, Edition, Start date, End date
Approaching Writing Skills in A Business English University Course, Mihai, O., “LSP In Higher Education - Searching for Common Slutions” CD-ROM – ISSN 80-214-3213-6, Brno, 2006 pp. 11-113, Internațională
Sustainability Reporting: A Means For Understanding Corporate Rhetoric, Mihai, O., “Leadership, Change and Communication in Emerging Markets” CD-ROM – ISBN 978-606-505-068-6, Bucureşti: ASE, 2008, Internațională
Language and Communication Strategies: An Integrated Overview, Mihai, O., "Institutions and Economic Performance”, Iaşi: Editura Universităţii “Al. I. Cuza”, 2008, Internațională
Communication Skills in Human Resource Training, Mihai, O., Mitocaru, S., “Integrated skills and multilingualism for better cultural awareness and employability” CD-ROM – ISBN 978-606-505-063-1, Bucureşti: ASE, 2008, Internațională
Authentic Materials in Business English Instruction: Challenges and Opportunities, Mihai, O., “Globalization and Higher Education in Economics and Business Administration”, Iaşi: Editura Universităţii “Al. I. Cuza”, Internațională
The Internationalisation potential of Romanian Higher Education in Economics and Business Administration, Mihai, O., “China International Academic Seminar for Universities”, Beijing: China Beijing Huaxia-Hull Research Center for International Education, 2009, Internațională
Business Communication in English in an International Business Environment: A Communicative Skills Paradigm, Mihai, O., “China International Academic Seminar for Universities”, Beijing: China Beijing Huaxia-Hull Research Center for International Education, 2009, Internațională
A Two-tier Approach to Integrating Language and Content in Higher Education: Academic Literacy and Content, Mihai, O., “CLIL Methodology in University Instruction: Online and in the Classroom. An Emerging Framework”. Urbino: Guerra Edizioni, 2009, Internațională
Experiential Learning in Developing Business English Skills, Mihai, O., Cojocaru, E., “Strategies for Optimizing the Quality Standard in Higher Education”, Cluj: Risoprint, 2009, Internațională
Exploring the Relationship Between Reading Competence and Specialized Vocabulary Acquisition, Mihai, O., Cojocaru, E., “Creativity and Innovation in a Culturally Diverse, Knowledge-Based Society. New Challenges for Language Teachers.“ CD-ROM, Bucureşti: ASE, 2009, Internațională
The Use of Corporate Social Responsibility Rhetoric in Annual Reports: Analysis of CEO Statements, Mihai, O., Cojocaru, E., “Globalization and Higher Education in Economics and Business Administration”, Iaşi: Tehnopress, 2009, Internațională
A Two-Fold Approach to Developing Reading Skills: Explicit versus Implicit Vocabulary Learning Strategies, Mihai, O., , “The 21st International Conference NAV-MAR-EDU 2009”, Constanţa: Editura Academiei Navale Mircea Cel Bătrân, Internațională
Engagement Rhetoric in CSR On Line Corporate Communication, Mihai, O., Ciortescu, E., Dănileţ, M., Conferinţa The Future of Europe. The Economic and Financial Crisis Impact on the European Business Environment, Editura ASE, 2010, Națională
Engagement Rhetoric in CSR On Line Corporate Communication, Mihai, O., Ciortescu, E., Dănileţ, M., Conferinţa The Future of Europe. The Economic and Financial Crisis Impact on the European Business Environment, Editura ASE, 2010, Internațională
Distance Learning and Innovation in Higher Education, Mihai, O., Cocârţă, L., Language Culture and Change, Editura Universităţii Al. I. Cuza, 2010, Națională

Leadership positions in professional organizations

Editor, Member in the Editorial Board of recognized magazines and publishing houses
Magazine, ISSN, Magazine category, University/Publishing, Country, Role, Start year, End year
Review of Economic and Business Studies, ISSN 1843-763X, B+, Universitatea Alexandru Ioan Cuza, Iasi, 2008, 2012
Analele științifice ale “Universității Al. I. Cuza”, seria Ştiinţe Economice, ISSN: 0379-7864, B, Editura Universitatii Alexandru Ioan Cuza, Iasi, 1954, 2012

Book referent

Article and scientific magazines referent
Mihai, O. - Revista Synergy, Revista Departamentului de Limbi Moderne și Comunicare de Afaceri, Academia de Studii Economice, Bucuresti in -, 2012
Mihai, O. - Revista Colocvii Teatrale, Universitatea de Arte “George Enescu”, Iași in -, 2012

Articole ştiinţifice publicate in extenso în reviste indexate ISI Web of Science cu scor relativ de influenţă cumulat

Articole ştiinţifice publicate in extenso în reviste indexate ISI Web of Science cu factor de impact

Articole ştiinţifice publicate in extenso în reviste indexate ISI Web of Science fără factor de impact

Articole ştiinţifice publicate in extenso în volume de conferinţe indexate ISI Web of Science (ISI Proceedings)

Referent conferințe științifice
Conference title, Edition, Month, Year

International awards received through a selection process
Category, Name, Year, Details

Other national awards (CNCSIS, Writers' Union, Academies)