Mag. Claudia Merz

 

Austrian Lektorin

Department of Modern Languages: German Studies

Contact details

Ashley Building
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT
UK

About

I joined the department as Austrian Lektorin (sent by the ÖAD - Austrian Academic Exchange Organisation) in September 2012 to help students to improve their language skills and support them in practicing German.

Qualifications

Magister in German Studies

Biography

I studied German Literature and German as a Foreign Language at the University of Vienna, Austria and the King's College London. During my studies I did a German teaching assistance at the University of Tallinn, Estonia.

Teaching

  • Sprachpraxis 1
  • Sprachpraxis 2
  • Sprachpraxis 4
  • Textarbeit
  • Landeskundevorlesung
  • Bühne und gesellschaftlicher Alltag nach 1945

Research

  • Austrian Female Writers around 1900
  • Female authorship
  • Language regulations and politics

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