Victor Manteiga Montesdeoca

Associate Professor
Faculty of Humanities, Sports and Educational Science
Department of Languages and Literature Studies
Campus Porsgrunn (D-3109)


Lecturer in English and English didactics

  • Pre-service teacher training: Master programmes for primary and lower-secondary English teachers
  • In-service teacher training: further education programmes for primary English teachers
  • English Bachelor/Master theses supervision.


English didactics, foreign and second language acquisition, multilingualism, cognitive linguistics


Teaching positions

  • Associate professor at the University of South-Eastern Norway. 2022- currently.
  • Assistant professor at the University of South-Eastern Norway. 2019 - 2022.
  • Teacher of English at Setskog Oppvekstsenter, Aurskog-Høland, Norway. 2015- 2019.
  • Teacher of Spanish and English at Eidsvoll Videregående Skole, Eidsvoll, Norway. 2012-2015.
  • Teacher of Spanish at Den Norske Skole, Las Palmas, Spain. 2010-2011.
  • Research Assistant at the Faculty of Philology in University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain. 2009-2010.
  • Teacher of English at Colegio Arenas Sur, Las Palmas, Spain. 2007-2008.
  • Teacher of Spanish at Comberton Village College, Cambridge, UK. 2006-2007.
  • Spanish language assistant at Carisbrooke College and Medina College, Newport, UK. 2005-2006.


  • PhD in "Language Acquisition in Multilingual Settings" at Language and Speech Laboratory, University of the Basque Country, Spain. 2023.
  • QTS Modern Languages, CILT (The National Centre for Languages), London, UK. 2007.
  • MASt in Cognitive Linguistics, ULPGC, Spain. 2006.
  • BA in English Philology, ULPGC, Spain. 2003.


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