Professional development

Since October 2012: Full Professor (W3), Chair for Germanic Linguistics at the University of Erfurt,

1996-2012: Chair for Germanic Linguistics at the University of Pannonia in Veszprém (excellence university); further responsibilities in Veszprém:

  • Director of the Institute of Germanic Studies (2003-2012).
  • Head of Doctotal School of Linguistics (2008-2011).
  • Head of Commission for "Habilitations" in Humanities (2007-2011).
  • Head of the PhD programme Intercultural Linguistics (2003-2011).
  • Director of the Institute of Translation Studies (2012).
  • Co-Head, later Head of Doctoral School of Linguistics and Education (2003-2008).
  • Dean of the Faculty of Humanities (2002-2006).

  Professional appointments at international universities during this period:

  • Lecturing as part-time guest professor for Germanic Linguistics at the University of Vienna (2008-2012).
  • Temporary professor for Germanic Linguistics at the University of Vienna (2008).
  • Temporary Chair of German as a Foreign Language/Transnational German Studies at the Ludwig Maximilians University in Munich (2007/2008).
  • Professor for German Language at the Faculty of Education at the J. Selye University in Komárno (Slovakia) (part-time, 2004-2012). 
  • Guest professor at the Department of Germanic Studies at the Martin Luther University in Halle-Wittenberg (1998/99).

1985-1996: Lecturer and Chair at the Department of German at the College of Education „Gyula Juhász” at the University of Szeged, since 1993 as professor.

1981-1985: Lecturer at the Foreign Language Center of the Technical College in Kecskemét (today: J. Neumann University); part-time teacher at the College of Education in Kecskemét (today part of the J. Neumann University).