Gaby Divay's Curriculum Vitae



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About   Education   Professional Experience: UML & McGill/HH   Teaching (UM & ULaval)   Memberships & Affiliations   Grants   Refereeing/Reviewing   Professional/Scholarly Service
Professional/Scholarly Work, UML: BISON Records & Archival e-Editions
Publications/Presentations: 1980  1990  1995  2000  2005  2010
e-Publications in German & French

About

Name Gaby Divay
Place of birth Augsburg, Germany
Address (home) 410, Elmhurst Rd., Winnipeg R3R 0T9
Address (work) 332E, Bldg. Dafoe, University of Manitoba
Winnipeg R3T 2N2
Address (eMail) gaby_divay@umanitoba.ca
Telephone 832-2179 (home) ; 474-6483 (work) ; 474-7913 (fax)
Website http://home.cc.umanitoba.ca/~divay/
Profession Academic Librarian & Adjunct Professor
Institution University of Manitoba Libraries
Archives & Special Collections
Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3T 2N2 CANADA
Rank Librarian
(Promotion from Associate to Full Librarian, 1995)
Languages German ; English ; French (spoken & written)
  Italian (12 credits, McGill University, 1974/75)
  Latin (grades 7-13, Hamburg Gymnasium, 1960-67
("Großes Latinum")
  Greek (6 credits, University of Manitoba, 1986/87)


Education

1993

M.A. in German literature (University of Manitoba).
Thesis: Grove's, Greve's & "Fanny Essler"s, Poems/Gedichte
(350 leaves)

1984

Ph.D. in French literature & linguistics (Université Laval, Québec).
Thesis: Nature, Fortune et Dieu dans Les Essais de Montaigne
(610 leaves)

1975

M.L.S. (McGill University, Montreal)

1972

M.A. in French literature and linguistics (Université Laval)

1970

Honours' B.A. in French literature (Université Laval)

1968

Diplôme & Certificat de langue et civilisation françaises (Sorbonne, Paris)

1967

Abitur (High School Diploma), Neusprachlich-naturwissenschaftliches Gymnasium für Mädchen an der Curschmannstrasse, Hamburg



Professional Experience (University of Manitoba)

2013-

Senior, Scholar, UM Archives & Special Collections

1996-2004

Adjunct Professor of German,
UM Faculties of Arts & Graduate Studies

1995-2013

Curator & Rare Book Librarian,
UML Archives & Special Collections

1991-1992

Head, Original Cataloguing Section (2 year-term)
UML Technical Services

1989/90

Curator, Spettigue Collection of FPG (Greve/Grove) Research,
UML Archives & Special Collections

1981-

German Bibliographer & Cataloguer
UML Dafoe Library & Technical Services

1975-1994

UM Libraries (UML), German Cataloguer



Other Professional Experience

1973-1975

During post-graduate studies in library science at McGill University in Montreal, I worked on the desk of the Library Science Library

1974

In the spring of 1994, I undertook the shelflist reading project of the McGill Library Science Library [with fellow student Daniel Phelan]

1974

In the summer of 1974, I had a three-months internship with renowned auction house and antiquarian establishment Hauswedell & Nolte in Hamburg.
During my tenure there, a large auction of rare juvenile literature books was held, as was one of expressionist art.



About   Education   Professional Experience: UML & McGill/HH   Teaching (UM & ULaval) Memberships & Affiliations   Grants   Refereeing/Reviewing   Professional/Scholarly Service
Professional/Scholarly Work, UML: BISON Records & Archival e-Editions
Publications/Presentations: 1980  1990  1995  2000  2005  2010
e-Publications in German & French


Dr. Gaby Divay, Senior Scholar
Archives & Special Collections
208A Bldg Dafoe, University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB   R3T 2N2
(204) 474-6483 ; divay@cc.umanitoba.ca

(Last revised: Jan. 2013)     e-Mail: gd