Daiane Tamanaha De Quadros

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401 East Pyne
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3:00 pm-5:00 pm
3:30 pm-5:30 pm


Daiane Tamanaha is a native Brazilian; she majored in Social Communication - Journalism at the Federal University of Mato Grosso do Sul, in Brazil. Also, Daiane Tamanaha has a Master's degree in Multidisciplinary Portuguese Studies at Universidade Aberta, in Lisbon, Portugal. Her research is in Linguistics.

Her experience as a language instructor includes a position as a part-time lecturer in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at Princeton University, in Princeton (New Jersey), at Rutgers University, in New Brunswick (New Jersey), and at the University of Delaware, in Newark (Delaware). She is also a Portuguese editor of DeRLAS (Delaware Review of Latin American Studies), a refereed, open-access, scholarly journal on the Internet about all aspects of Latin American society, culture, and history.

Daiane Tamanaha has extensive experience as a journalist. She has worked for over twenty years for some of the most important Brazilian mass media, including Rede Globo in Mato Grosso do Sul and SBT (Brazilian Television System) in São Paulo. Her international experience in journalism includes work as a reporter and announcer for Globo International in Tokyo, Japan. Currently, she is a freelance journalist, with articles published on UOL (Universo Online), a leading Latin American internet service provider with the largest homepage portal in the Portuguese-speaking world.

Also, she has experience as a translator from English to Portuguese. One of her works is a translation of the content of Guided's website, an independent college consultancy that specializes in helping qualified Brazilian candidates select, apply and gain acceptance to institutions of higher learning in the United States.

Daiane Tamanaha has been working as a translator for Innovations for Successful Societies (ISS), a research program in the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs, at Princeton University.