Jørgen Sørlie Yri

Assistant Professor Department of Language and Literature Faculty of Humanities

+47 73596783 +47 90807321 Dragvoll, Edvard Bulls veg 1, Bygg 4*4401A

Background and activities

Spanish as a foreign language, the Dominican Republic & Haiti, implementing technology in teaching.

Tech, teaching and investigation. Past and present:
- PHD project (2010 -2016): Studying the cause for and effect of a Norwegian funded dialogue project in the Dominican-Haitian borderlands.
- Implementing and analyzing the use of digital resources (for example videoes and mp3 interviews) as part of the one-year study programme in Spanish at NTNU. 
- Project (2009 - 2010) "Læring rett i lomma" with UiO, UiS, Norgesuniversitetet and HiL. Creation of user manual for podcasting in teaching. 
- Project: (2012 - 2014): "Visped". Teaching methods for online classrooms that encourage student participation.

- Teaching and course design: Introductory courses (SPA0501, 0502), An introduction to the culture, history and literature of the Spanish speaking world (SPA6302), Culture and society (Spain, SPA1402). 
- In charge of field trip to the Dominican Republic (2010)

- Teaching and course design: Literature from the Spanish speaking world (SPA1103) Society and culture in the Spanish speaking world (SPA1003)


- Creating the one-year study programme in Spanish for NTNU with colleagues. 


 

Scientific, academic and artistic work

Displaying a selection of activities. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

  • Yri, Jørgen. (2013) Farvel til kritt?. Universitetsavisa.
  • Yri, Jørgen. (2013) Hjelpen dreper, men ikke alene. Bistandsaktuelt.
  • Yri, Jørgen; Marsteintredet, Leiv. (2013) Den dominikanske republikk: Apartheid under palmene?. Kureren.
  • Yri, Jørgen. (2012) De triste landene. Adresseavisen.
  • Yri, Jørgen; Vik, Alissa. (2012) Fordommer fordummer ikke så lenge de foredles - En studie om nordmenns inntrykk av Spania og om forskning som studentaktivitet i lavere grads språkstudier. UNIPED (Tromsø).
  • Yri, Jørgen. (2009) Caribeños de Noruega. Viaje de estudios a Moca, República Dominicana 2008. Revista redELE.
  • Yri, Jørgen; Marsteintredet, Leiv. (2008) Når den Døde taler - Om Den dominikanske republikk og dyrkingen av Haiti som fiende. Corrientes - Revista noruega de estudios hispánicos.

Part of book/report

  • Yri, Jørgen. (2012) Landartikkel - Den dominikanske republikk. Latinamerikanske løsninger. Latin-Amerikaboken2012..

Others

  • Yri, Jørgen. (2013) “Because Dominicans like to kill Haitians” – Barriers and opportunities for change in the Dominican‐Haitian borderlands. NOLAN 2013 . NorLarnet; Oslo. 2013-11-27 - 2013-11-29.
  • Yri, Jørgen. (2013) Erfaringer fra det synkrone virtuelle klasserommet. TekPed 2013 . NTNU Videre; Trondheim. 2013-05-30.
  • Yri, Jørgen. (2011) Podcastboka.
  • Yri, Jørgen. (2010) La paranoia nacional como respuesta a la nueva inmigración haitiana a la República Dominicana. NOLAN 2010. Society, Culture, and Nature in Latin America. New Political Tendencies . Nordic Latin American Research Network; Universitetet i København. 2010-11-10 - 2010-11-12.
  • Yri, Jørgen. (2010) Papirløs og uten sko - om den haitiske "invasjonen" av Den dominikanske republikk. Medlemsmøte . Lions Club Trondheim; NTNU. 2010-04-12.
  • Yri, Jørgen. (2010) The value of lecture recordings, and the efforts required. 3rd TF-Media Task Force meeting . UNINETT, Terena; Trondheim. 2010-10-07.
  • Yri, Jørgen. (2008) Caribeños de Oppland/Hedmark 2008. Encuentro dominico-noruego en República Dominicana como parte de la formación de profesores de español de Noruega. Congreso ANPE 2008 . La Asociación Noruega de Profesores de Español (ANPE); Bergen. 2008-09-26 - 2008-09-27.

Postal address

Department of Language and Literature Norwegian University of Science and Technology 7491 Trondheim Norway