Idoya Cancelas-León holds a BA (July 2017) in Foreign Languages from the University of Vigo, with specialization in English, and an MA (July 2018) in Advanced English Studies from the University of Santiago de Compostela. During 2018 and early in 2019 she worked under contract for the project ViEW (‘Variation in English Worldwide’) at the University of Vigo, helping to transcribe and codify the written texts for the Gibraltar component of the International Corpus of English (ICE-GBR).
Idoya works now at the Department of English and German at the University of Santiago de Compostela on a four-year FPI grant (ref. PRE2018-086225; 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2023) from the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation. She is examining first person epistemic parentheticals in World Englishes, under the supervision of María José López-Couso and Belén Méndez-Naya.
Department of English and German
Facultad de Filología
Universidad de Santiago de Compostela
E-15782 Santiago de Compostela, SPAIN
Office: 128, second floor
MA Dissertation (July 2018): Exploring verbal complementation profiles in World Englishes. Ditransitive and transfer-caused-motion patterns in Indian and British English. Supervisors: Teresa Fanego and Elena Seoane.
6 November 2020: IDAES Graduate Day 2020, University of A Coruña: "A preliminary approach to first person epistemic parentheticals in World Englishes".
3 May 2019: IDAES Graduate Day 2019, University of Santiago de Compostela: “Exploring verbal complementation profiles in World Englishes”.