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Oana Cimpean


Dr. Oana Cimpean is a Learning and Development Facilitator in the Academy for Teaching and Learning Excellence (ATLE). Dr. Cimpean earned her doctorate in French Studies from Louisiana State University. Prior to joining ATLE, Dr. Cimpean worked at New York University (in the Foreign Languages, Translation and Interpreting department of the School of Professional Studies) and at the University of Arkansas ( in the World Languages, Literatures and Cultures department).
During her tenure at the University of Arkansas, Dr. Cimpean trained and supervised the teaching assistants assigned to teach lower-level French courses. In her efforts to help teaching assistants become better and more confident teachers, Dr. Cimpean became interested in the literature on learning and teaching, which ultimately resulted in her joining ATLE.

Here is her résumé.