Research areas: German Linguistics and Applied Linguistics, especially
- Language – Culture – Interculturality/Transculturality: Intercultural Linguistics
- Intercultural Communication
- Language Politics (especially: The International Position of German)
- Language Contact Research, Sociolinguistics
- German as a Foreign Language/Second Language
- German as a Minority Language.
Externally funded projects:
Academic activities: See the information ⇒ here.
Publications: A list of my publications can be seen ⇒ here.