People

The research and teaching staff of the Department of English (Englisches Seminar) comprises about 20 full-time and part-time instructors that provide an education at a high level of excellence. The four chairs cover the Linguistics of English, Cognitive Linguistics and Language Acquisition Research, English Literature since the Renaissance, and American and General Literatures. Our research community is further strengthened by project staff, associated researchers, and administration.

Head of English Department

SNF PRIMA Scholar and Team

Administrative Staff

Student Advisor

Academic Staff (Linguistics)

Academic Staff (Literary and Cultural Studies)

Last name First name Title Email Phone
AskinRidvan Dr. +41 61 207 27 79
Bezzola LambertLadina PD Dr. +41 61 207 27 79
BurleighPeter Robert +41 61 207 24 14
FehrleJohannes Dr. +41 61 207 27 85
HabermannIna Prof. Dr. +41 61 207 27 87
HänggiChristian Dr. Dr. +41 61 207 27 05
KellerDaniela Dr. +41 61 207 27 79
PieriniFrancesca Dr. +41 61 207 27 85
RapcsakBalazs +41 61 207 27 79
SchloteChristiane PD Dr. +41 61 207 27 88
SchweighauserPhilipp Prof. Dr. +41 61 207 27 84
ShieldsAndrew Dr. +41 61 207 24 14

Academic Staff (Language Skills and Culture Courses)

Student Assistants

Project Staff