Birgit Huemer

Birgit Huemer

Senior lecturer

Faculté ou Centre Faculty of Language and Literature, Humanities, Arts and Education
Unité de recherche RU IPSE
Adresse postale Université du Luxembourg
Maison du Savoir
2, Avenue de l'Université
L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Bureau sur le campus MSA, E07 0725-130
E-mail
Téléphone (+352) 46 66 44 9374
Fax (+352) 46 66 44 39374

Current Position

  • Senior Lecturer for German Applied Linguistics
  • Course coordinator for German at the Language Centre (ULLC)
  • Vice Head of Language Centre (2015-2016, rotating period: three years)
  • Member of the “Institut für deutsche Sprache, Literatur und für Interkulturalität“
  • Member of the Institute for Research on Multilingualism

Research topics

  • Academic writing
  • Multilingual discourse
  • Multimodality
  • Text- and discourse analysis
  • Semiotics

Teaching

  • Text- und Diskursanalyse I
  • Text und Diskursanalyse II
  • Sprachdidaktik
  • Bilingual academic writing for Bachelor and Master (French/German)
  • Academic writing for PhD and Master (German)
  • Multilingual presentation skills
  • Peer tutor training for language learning and academic writing

Last updated on: jeudi 08 février 2018

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Professional career

Since 2014

Senior Lecturer for German Applied Linguistics, University of Luxembourg

2006 – 2014

University lecturer and researcher, University of Vienna and Alpen-Adria University Klagenfurt

2006 – 2008

Research Associate, University of Vienna

2001 – 2006

IT Project Manager and Usability Engineer, Telekom Austria AG

1999 – 2001

Head of Web-design department, Webdesigner, Jobpilot Austria GmbH

Education

2010

PhD (Dr.phil) in Applied Linguistics, University of Vienna, Austria

2001

MA (Mag.phil.) in German Literature, Linguistics and Mathematics, University of Vienna, Austria

 

 

 

 

  



Last updated on: 08 fév 2018

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2019

See detailThe discourse structure of literature review paragraphs: a multilingual study
Deroey, Katrien; Huemer, Birgit; Lejot, Eve

in Schreibwissenschaft (2019)

See detailAcademic writing across languages: multilingual and contrastive approaches in higher education
Huemer, Birgit; Lejot, Eve; Deroey, Katrien

Book published by Böhlau (2019)

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2018

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See detailWo mache ich einen Absatz?
Huemer, Birgit

Presentation (2018, June 08)

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2017

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See detailDie Stellung des Deutschen an der mehrsprachigen Universität Luxemburg
Huemer, Birgit

in Muttersprache (2017), 1(2017), 102-111

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2016

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See detailDesigning a multilingual course to support second and third language acquisition
Huemer, Birgit; Deroey, Katrien; Lejot, Eve

Scientific Conference (2016, September 02)

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2015

See detailMultilingualism at the University of Luxembourg: policy, practice and attitudes
Deroey, Katrien; Lejot, Eve; Huemer, Birgit

Scientific Conference (2015, July 31)

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See detailStudentischen Schreiben erforschen und lehren: Grundlagenforschung und ihre Umsetzung in ein Kursprogramm
Gruber, Helmut; Huemer, Birgit

in Zeitschrift für Hochschuldidaktik (2015)

See detailCoherence in multimodal art installations
Huemer, Birgit

Presentation (2015, September 21)

See detailMultilingualism in a multidisciplinary Perspective
Huemer, Birgit

Presentation (2015, March 24)

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See detailDeveloping a German-English Dictionary of the Common Language of Academia
Huemer, Birgit; Rheindorf, Markus

in Journal of Academic Writing (2015), 5(1), 29-41

See detailWriting support in a multilingual context: what do staff and students need?
Lejot, Eve; Huemer, Birgit; Deroey, Katrien

Scientific Conference (2015, June)

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See detailDeveloping a German-English Dictionary of the Common Language of Academia
Rheindorf, Markus; Huemer, Birgit

in Journal of Academic Writing (2015), 5(1), 29-41

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2014

See detailCoherence in multimodal arts installations
Huemer, Birgit

in Gruber, Helmut; Redeker, Gisela (Eds.) The Pragmatics of Discourse Coherence: Theories and applications. (2014)

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See detailSemiotik der digitalen Medienkunst
Huemer, Birgit

Book published by Vienna University Press bei V&R unipress (2014)

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See detailDie Vorwissenschaftliche Arbeit - Annäherung an eine Textsorte
Huemer, Birgit; Gruber, Helmut; Wetschanow, Karin

in informationen zur deutschdidaktik (ide), Zeitschrift für den Deutschunterricht in Wissenschaft und Schule (2014), 38(4), 24-34

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See detailDas Betreuungsgespräch
Huemer, Birgit; Rheindorf, Markus

Learning material (2014)

See detailDas Betreuungsgespräch - Workshop/Vortrag
Huemer, Birgit; Rheindorf, Markus

Presentation (2014)

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See detailGesellschaftliche Mehrsprachigkeit: Eine Herausforderung für universitäre Schreibzentren
Huemer, Birgit; Rheindorf, Markus; Wetschanow, Karin

in Wegner, Anke; Vetter, Eva (Eds.) Mehrsprachigkeit und Professionalisierung in pädagogischen Berufen (2014)

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2013

See detailDeveloping a German/English dictionary of the common language of science and academia’,
Huemer, Birgit; Rheindorf, Markus

Presentation (2013, June 27)

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See detailWriting a.i.d.“ – Ein neuer Ansatz für die Schreibforschung und ihre Didaktisierung
Huemer, Birgit; Rheindorf, Markus; Gruber, Helmut

in Doleschal, Ursula; Mertlitsch, Carmen; Rheindorf, Markus; Wetschanow, Karin (Eds.) Writing across the Curriculum at Work. Theorie, Praxis und Analyse (2013)

See detailMehrsprachigkeit an der Hochschule – Auftrag für ein Schreibzentrum?
Huemer, Birgit; Rheindorf, Markus; Wetschanow, Karin

Presentation (2013, March 01)

See detailHow can university writing centers rise to the challenge of societal multilingualism?
Huemer, Birgit; Rheindorf, Markus; Wetschanow, Karin; Gruber, Helmut

Presentation (2013, June 27)

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2012

See detailImproving Students’ Academic Writing: The Results of two Empirical Projects
Gruber, Helmut; Huemer, Birgit; Rheindorf, Markus

in Learning to Write Effectively (2012)

See detailAn approach to the functional analysis of movement
Huemer, Birgit

Presentation (2012, August 22)

See detailAbstract, Exposé und Forschungsantrag. Eine Schreibanleitung für Studierende und junge Forschende
Huemer, Birgit; Rheindorf, Markus; Gruber, Helmut

Book published by Böhlau (2012)

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2011

See detail‘Cohesion in multimodal art installations’
Huemer, Birgit

Presentation (2011, July 06)

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2010

See detailVerbal meanings in multimodal art installations
Huemer, Birgit

Presentation (2010, July 10)

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2009

See detailWissenschaftliches Schreiben. Ein Praxisbuch für Studierende der Geistes- und Sozialwissenschaften
Gruber, Helmut; Huemer, Birgit; Rheindorf, Markus

Book published by Böhlau (2009)

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2008

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See detailTwo Views on Text Structure: Using Rhetorical Structure Theory and Register & Genre Theory in Improving Students' Academic Writing
Gruber, Helmut; Huemer, Birgit

in Odense Working Papers in Language and Communication (2008), 29

See detailModelling Experience Through Multiple Modes in Digital Art
Huemer, Birgit

in Jones, Carys; Ventola, Eija (Eds.) From Language to Multimodality. New Developments in the Study of Ideational Meaning (2008)

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2007

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See detailHierarchie und soziale Distanz in der Arbeitswelt. Multimodale Diskursanalyse am Beispiel Stellenanzeigen
Huemer, Birgit

in Gruber, Helmut; Kaltenbacher, Martin; Muntigl, Peter (Eds.) Empirieorientierte Ansätze der Diskursanalyse im Vergleich (2007)

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2006

See detailaonDigital TV - iTV am Beispiel Telekom Austria
Huemer, Birgit

in i-com Zeitschrift für interaktive und kooperative Medien (2006), 5(1), 18-23

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