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Work experience

2017 - Present

Lecturer

Language Center, Rīga Stradiņš University

2017 - Present

Study Process Organiser

Language Center, Rīga Stradiņš University

2013 - 2017

Acting Lecturer

Language Center, Rīga Stradiņš University

2006 - 2013

Teacher of foreign languages

National Armed Forces (NAF) Language School, National Defence Academy

2013 - 2013

Teacher

Language Center, Rīga Stradiņš University

2012 - 2012

Teacher

Language Center, Rīga Stradiņš University

1995 - 2006

Teacher

Agenskalns State Gymnasium

1998 - 2002

Teacher, translator

Language Study Centre "Presenta International"

1990 - 1995

Teacher, leader of the Union of Chemistry Teachers of Liepaja

Liepaja Secondary School No.15

1990 - 1991

Teacher

Liepaja Vocational Secondary School No.48

1983 - 1990

Engineer, research associate

Institute of Applied Chemistry, Scientific and Production Association "Biolar"

Education and training

2019 - 2010

Doctoral student of study program "Sociology"

Rīga Stradiņš University

2009 - 2014

Doctoral student of study program "Educational Management"

University of Latvia

2002 - 2004

Master’s degree of Humanities in Philology (English) with honours

University of Latvia

2001 - 2002

Secondary school English teacher

University of Latvia

1993 - 1995

Primary school English teacher

Liepaja Pedagogical Higher School

1993

Master's degree in Chemistry

University of Latvia

1978 - 1983

Chemist, teacher

University of Latvia

Achievements

Continuing education a.o. qualification upgrade

02/2012 - 07/2012 - Teacher mentor professional development - University of Latvia
02/2011 - 11/2011 - Introduction into the organization of the educational establishment - Education and
Information Services of Riga City
02/2010 - 02/2011 - Pedagogical development of the teaching staff of higher schools/Innovations in
the higher education system/Management of education - University of Latvia
08/2008 - 11/2008 - Advanced English Language Instruction Course - Defence Language Institute,
English Language Centre, San Antonio, USA

Field of research

  • Sociology of Education
  • Management of students' foreign language competence
  • Methodology of foreign language teaching
  • Terminology of health sciences

Supervised study course

Business and Academic English in Medicine

English in Rehabilitation

Medical Terminology in English

Medical Terminology in English

Medical Terminology in English and Language Culture

Medical Terminology in the English Language

Head of study course

Medical Terminology in English
English in Rehabilitation (Orthotics and Prosthetics)
Pharmaceutical Terminology in English (part time)

Lectured study course

English in Rehabilitation

Medical Terminology in English

Medical Terminology in Latin

Medical Terminology in the English Language

Pharmaceutical Terminology in the English Language

Pharmacy Terminology in Latin

Awards and recognitions

2010 - Honorary article of the NAF Training Command
2008 - Honorary article of the NAF Training Command
2005 - Gratitude letter from Riga City Council Education, Youth and Sports Department
1996 - Certificate of Recognition of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Latvia

Publications

Research articles​​

Karulis, Miervaldis. Cluster and factor analysis of satisfaction perception of B-learning of medical terminology / M.Karulis // 23rd World Multi-Conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics (WMSCI 2019) (Orlando, United States, July 6-9, 2019) : Proceedings. - Vol.3 (2019), p.59-64. - Scopus.

Karulis, Miervaldis. Exploring attributes of student satisfaction perception of e-learning medical terminology courses / M.Karulis, I.Ābelīte // Educational Alternatives. - Vol.17 (2019), p.246-254.

Karulis, Miervaldis. On the way to modernization of testing Latin medical terminology / M.Karulis, I.Ābelīte, V.Vīksne // 5th International Multidisciplinary Scientific Conference on Social Sciences & Arts (SGEM 2018) (Albena, Bulgaria, Aug.26-Sept.1, 2018) : Conference Proceedings. - Albena, 2018. - Vol.5: Science and society, Issue: Education and educational research, p.581-588. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Karulis, Miervaldis. Perspectives in the medical Latin language E-testing / M.Karulis // 11th International Multi-Conference on Society, Cybernetics and Informatics (Orlando, United States, July 8-11, 2017) : Proceedings. - Orlando, 2017. - P.1-5. - Scopus.

Abstracts​​

Exploring satisfaction attributes of e-learning among students of medical terminology study courses / M.Karulis, I.Ābelīte, V.Vīksne, A.Zilvestre, Ņ.Zazerska, I.Fībiga // Rīga Stradiņš University International Conference on Medical and Health Care Sciences "Knowledge for Use in Practice" (Riga, Latvia, Apr.1-3, 2019) : Abstracts / Rīga Stradiņš University. - Rīga, 2019. - P.548.-549.

Pastare, Anita. Analysis and evaluation of topics of research papers in the context of health consciousness presented in Latvian High School Learner Scientific Research Conferences on Health Science in period of 2012–2018 / A.Pastare, A.A. Krūmiņa, M.Karulis // Rīga Stradiņš University International Conference on Medical and Health Care Sciences "Knowledge for Use in Practice" (Riga, Latvia, Apr.1-3, 2019) : Abstracts / Rīga Stradiņš University. - Rīga, 2019. - P.551.

Karulis, Miervaldis. Elektronisko mācību resursu lietderīgums medicīnas terminoloģijas apguvē angļu valodā : attieksmes mērījums / M.Karulis // 2018.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2018.g. 22.-23.martā) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2018. - 272.lpp.

E-testi – mūsdienīgs medicīniskās latīņu valodas zināšanu pārbaudes veids / M.Karulis, V.Vīksne, I.Ābelīte, Ņ.Zazerska // 2017.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2017.g. 6.-7.aprīlī) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2017. - 398.lpp.

Dilāns, Gatis. Medicīnas terminu tulkošana, izmantojot internetu : ekrānierakstīta meklēšanas procesa un skaļdomāšanas protokola analīze / G.Dilāns, M.Karulis // 2016.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2016.g. 17.-18.martā) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2016. - 320.lpp.

Karulis, Miervaldis. Delfi metodika profesijām paredzētu svešvalodu studiju kursu saturu saskaņošanā / M.Karulis // 2015.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2015.g. 26.-27.martā) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2015. - 432.lpp.

Karulis, Miervaldis. Optimising syllabi for the study course "Medical terminology in English" / M.Karulis // International Conference "Language centres in higher education: sharing innovations, research methodology and best practices" (Brno, Czech Republik, Jan.15-17, 2015) : [Abstracts]. - Brno, 2015. - P.48-50. - Teksts paral. angļu un krievu val.

Karulis, Miervaldis. Studiju priekšmeta satura optimizācija / M.Karulis // 2014.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2014.g. 10.-11.aprīlī) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2014. - 469.lpp.

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