Папка Наталья Витальевна
Papka Natalya Vitalyevna
Natalia Vitalievna Papka began her career in 1998 in PSLU after she graduated from the Department of German Language. In 2006 she became an Associate Professor of the Chair of German Studies and Intercultural Communication. While working in the university she gained a reputation of a high-qualified expert, who practices the German language and methods of its teaching. N.V. Papka is an active and constant member of the Goethe Institute, in 2011 she was a scholar of Goethe Institute in Leipzig und München: zwei Freistaaten program (Germany).
N.V. Papka is an author of more than 20 works, published in local, regional, federal and international journals. In 2011 she published a monograph titled “German Language World Map (on the example of German and English languages)”.
N.V. Papka is the head of “Dialog.de” youth club, coordinator of educational and practice-oriented projects of the chair; “Early German Language Education” together with Pyatigorsk kinder-gardens, “Learning is interesting!” with Pyatigorsk and Lermontov schools.
Days of Germany in Pyatigorsk project is supervised by N.V. Papka. This international project has been being implemented in PSU since 2010. In 2012, 2014, 2017 this project was granted by the Embassy of Germany in the Russian Federation. In 2015 N.V. Papka visited the residence of the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Germany in the Russian Federation Mr. Rudiger von Fritch and took part in a Big Ekaterina Ball (Tsaritsyno, Moscow).
She coordinates the collaboration of Institute of Applied Sciences in Sankt Pölten, Austria (a program of exchange semester education and double diplomas program of the master’s studies “PR and Public Affairs”.
Since 2017 N.V. Papka has been heading Pyatigorsk German City National and Cultural Autonomy “Quelle.”