Olena Rossi

PhD student

Research Overview

I specialise in language testing, my areas of interest include item writing, item writer training, course evaluation (specifically in relation to item writer trianing courses and events), and assessment literacy for test stakeholders (teachers, test candidates, examiners, item writers, administrative staff, etc.).

Educator/emoderator for an international online course (MOOC) in language assessment literacy
Types of Business and Community - CPD delivery/organisation of courses for externals (in kind)

Language Testing Forum 2017
Participation in conference

Translator: ILTA Code of Ethics translation into Ukrainian
Types of External academic engagement - Contribution to the work of national or international committees and working groups

The University of Melbourne Language Testing Research Centre (External organisation)
Membership of committee

6th International Conference of Association of Language Testers in Europe (ALTE).
Participation in conference

Language Testing Forum (LTF) 2016
Participation in conference

3rd Annual Conference of the Asian Association for Language Assessment (AALA)
Participation in conference

New Directions in English Language Assessment: Quality and Consequence.
Participation in conference

12th International Asia TEFL & 23 MELTA International Conferences
Participation in conference

Best Poster Award
Prize (including medals and awards)