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Julia Beiersdorfer

  • Job title: Assistant
  • Organization: Department of English and American Studies
  • Working group: Assistant Professorship for English Linguistics, esp. Historical Linguistics and Language Variation
  • Phone number: +49 9131 8529363
  • Fax number: +49 9131 8529362
  • Email: julia.beiersdorfer@fau.de
  • Address:
    Room C4A4
  • Office hours:

    Office Hours (summer term 2018):
    Wed 11:00-12:00
    off term:
    Wed 25 July, 10:00-11:00

 

 

Academic CV

since WS 2017/18

 

Full-time lecturer and research assistant (Assistant Professorship for English Linguistics,

esp. Historical Linguistics and Language Variation), FAU Erlangen (temporary position due to parental leave of Jun.-Prof. Judith Huber)

 

SS 2017 Teaching assignment, University of Bayreuth

 

since 12/2016 PhD scholarship (Evangelisches Studienwerk Villigst e.V.)

 

SS 2016 Teaching assignment, JMU Würzburg

 

WS 2015/16 Junior lecturer at the Chair for English Linguistics, JMU Würzburg (Prof. Dr. Carolin Biewer)

 

SS 2015 Full-time lecturer and research assistant at the Chair for English Linguistics, University of Augsburg (Prof. Dr. Wolfram Bublitz)

 

WS 2014/15 Teaching assignment, JMU Würzburg

 

2014 ·         First state examination (Erstes Staatsexamen) in English and French
  ·         M.A. (Magister Artium) in English Linguistics, English Literature and French Linguistics

  Teaching Experience:

  • Middle English
  • English Morphology and Word-Formation
  • Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales
  • Begleitübung zum Chaucer Proseminar
  • Einführung ins Altenglische
  • Mittelenglisch

 

 

 Interests:

  • The history of English from Old English to Early Modern English
  • Historical linguistics
  • Language variation and change
  • Lexical semantics
  • Conceptual metaphor(s)
  • Cognitive linguistics

 

 

PhD project: HATE-words and their metaphorical and metonymic conceptualisations from Anglo-Saxon to Present-Day English