About us

  • VocUM is organized by a multidisciplinary team of students from the Université de Montréal.

    Board of Directors

    Gabrielle Pannetier Leboeuf

    Gabrielle Pannetier Leboeuf - gabrielle.pannetier.leboeuf@umontreal.ca

    Department or research group :
    Département de littératures et de langues du monde — Études hispaniques (Department of Modern Languages and Literatures — Spanish studies)

    Role in the committee:
    President

    Bio and research interest :
    Gabrielle Pannetier Leboeuf is a Ph.D. student in Spanish studies at the Université de Montréal. Her research touches upon Spanish-American cinema and cultural studies, with a particular focus on the depoliticization and resemanticization of cultural icons in a globalized context, as well as on violence against women in Mexican Narco Cinema.


    Amélie Clermont-Trottier

    Amélie Clermont-Trottier - amelie.clermont-trottier@umontreal.ca

    Department or research group :
    Département de littératures et langues du monde - Études hispaniques (Department of Modern Languages and Literatures — Spanish studies)

    Role in the committee:
    Vice-president

    Bio and research interest :
    Amélie earned a major in linguistics and a bachelors’s degree in Spanish studies at the Université de Montréal. She is now studying Mexican sign language in her master’s degree at the Université de Montréal. Concurrently, she is completing a certificate in visual interpretation at the Université du Québec à Montréal, where she studies Québec sign language. Her research interests are the acquisition and teaching of spoken and signed languages.


    Stéphanie Plante

    Stéphanie Plante - stephanie.plante.2@umontreal.ca

    Department or research group :
    Département des littératures de langue française (Department of Francophone Literatures)

    Role in the committee:
    Responsible for ScriptUM

    Bio and research interest :
    Stéphanie Plante is a PhD student at the Department of Francophone Literatures of the University of Montreal. Her main research interests include the material history of medieval manuscripts, historical texts from the Middle Ages, literature from oriental Latin states, and romance linguistics.


    Michaelle Dubé

    Michaelle Dubé - michaelle.dube@umontreal.ca

    Department or research group :
    Département de linguistique et traduction (Department of linguistics and translation studies) – Observatoire de linguistique Sens-Texte

    Role in the committee:
    Logistics

    Bio and research interest :
    Michaelle Dubé is a master’s student in linguistics and a researcher at the Observatoire de linguistique Sens-Texte (OLST). She specializes in multilingual natural language generation and her research focuses on the processing of multiword expressions (idioms) in the semantics-syntax interface. She is also interested in teaching French as a second language.


    Vicky Beaudette

    Vicky Beaudette - vicky.beaudette@umontreal.ca

    Department or research group :
    Département de linguistique et traduction (Department of linguistics and translation studies)

    Role in the committee:
    Treasurer

    Bio and research interest :
    Member of the Board of Directors of the University of Montreal’s Translation student association (AÉTUM) for several years, and three years as the secretary-treasurer, Vicky Beaudette has obtain a bachelor’s degree in translation in 2018. She is now a master’s student in translation. Her research deals with the phenomenon of self-translation with a case study : self-translation of non literary texts by Gustave Francq, a Canadian printer, journalist and unionist in the early 20th century.


     

    Organizing Committee

     

    • Atraoui, Yousra
    • Beaudette, Vicky
    • Clermont-Trottier, Amélie
    • Corriveau, Hubert
    • Dubé, Michaelle
    • Duval, Nicolas
    • Gauthier-Hinton, Laura
    • Gendron Pontbriand, Eve-Marie
    • Lacroix, Hugues
    • La Salle, Jordane
    • Lehoux-Jobin, Etienne
    • Mallette, Benjamin
    • Pannetier Leboeuf, Gabrielle
    • Plante-Hébert, Julien
    • Plante, Stéphanie
    • Rossier-Bisaillon, Antonin
    • Térosier, Stéphane

     

    Founding Members

     

    • Julien Plante-Hébert
    • Hugues Lacroix
    • Amélia Manolescu
    • Carlianney Ho
    • Marie-Christine Boucher