Office hours

I will have no regular office hours in July and August, but I'll be available virtually all the time. Send me an email, and we'll find a slot that suits us both.



Department of English

Lector Dr. Mirjana Želježič

Mirjana Želježič, born in 1963, has a PhD in Linguistics. She took a Bachelor's degree in English and Sociology of Culture at The Faculty of Arts in February 1989. She received The Faculty Prešeren's Award for her diploma thesis.

Between 1994 and 1995 she was employed as a young researcher at the Faculty of Arts, Department of English, since January 1996 she has worked as a lector at the Department of English. In the period between 1997 and 2004 she focused on feminist studies, defending her Master's Thesis on feminist literary theory in 2000. Oral communicative competence has been in the centre of her attention since 2009. From January to October 2013 she was on a Fulbright scholarship, studying and working at The University of Vermont in Burlington, the USA. She was made part of the pedagogical support staff of Lawrence Debate Union, university debate club there. For the purposes of The Department of English she has been organising public debates in English on topical and controversial issues since 2009.

Compulsory Courses

Elective Courses



09. 11. - 11. 11. 2023
Department of Archaeology, Faculty of Arts

26th Neolithic Seminar 'Eurasian Neolithics: How Cultures and Societies Evolve and Why It Matters'

27. 02. 2023
Faculty of Arts

Online presentation of University of Ljubljana for prospective international students

13. 10. 2022
Administrative Office for Doctoral Study, Faculty of Arts

EUTOPIA Citizen Science Clinics

15. 09. 2022
Administrative Office for Undergraduate Study Programme, Faculty of Arts

Reception for International Students at the Faculty of Arts and at the University of Ljubljana (two separate events)

22. 02. 2022
Faculty of Arts

Online sessions for prospective international students, 22 February 2022 at 1.15 pm (CET)