She is currently working on a second MA in Applied Linguistics from Hellenic American University and on a specialized course in Corpus Linguistics from Lancaster University. She is also attending the Greek Civilization Undergraduate Program from the Hellenic Open University. Marileia has been working for the HAU since 2009 and has taught a variety of classes and levels. She has been involved in various projects for the Center of Applied Linguistics and Language Studies and has served as the Chair of the Oversight Committee of TESOL Greece. She has attended a number of seminars and conferences in Greece and abroad. Her academic interests are Language Acquisition and other subfields of Applied Linguistics as well as Teacher Education. Marileia is a coordinator of the English Language Program.