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Associate professor in Russian Literature; PhD in Russian Literature from Stockholm University (2007).
I am a doctoral student in applied linguistics with an emphasis on teaching and learning Swedish as a second language. I also teach courses in Swedish as a second language for undergraduate students.
I am a senior lecturer in Language didactics, teacher educator and research leader of Litum. My research centers on second language development, multilingualism and literacy.
I am an Associate Professor of English Literature. My research is in the fields of gender studies and cultural studies. In recent years I have mainly worked with motherhood studies, investigating the representation of mothers in, for example, animated film, television melodrama, crime fiction, science fiction and early modern advice books. My next project is a study of contemporary, American advice books aimed at single mothers raising boys.
I am a PhD candidate in English Linguistics with a special interest in semantics and word formation. My area of research is cognitive mechanisms behind lexical blends (e.g. 'brunch' and 'brexit').
Elena Lindholm is associate professor in Hispanic literature and holds a position as senior lecturer in Spanish at the Department of Language Studies, Umeå University.
I teach French and Swedish as a second language. I'm also the department's international coordinator and study counselor. Furthermore I do research on 19th century French female writers.
Senior Lecturer in General Linguistics
Assistant Director of Studies, Linguistics and Language Teaching and Learning
Mun lean davvisámegiela oahpaheaddji ja máŋggagielatvuođa ja čállinoahpahusa dutki. I am senior lecturer of North Sámi. I do research on multilingualism and literacy instruction in a minority context.
Researcher in applied lingustics interested in power relations in conversation, mainly in humour, sports and in relation to gender.
I am Deputy Vice-Chancellor of education and have responsibility for equal opportunities. My role also includes third-stream activities and internationalisation of education.
I teach German and Language didactics. I am also coordinator for teacher education and for minority languages as well as assistant director of studies for Finnish, Meänkieli, Sami, Spanish and German.
Professor in Scandinavian languages
Director of Vaartoe - Centre of Sámi Research and senior lecturer at the Department of Language Studies/Sámi dutkan. Intellectual Indigenous traditions is my research interests.
I am a Postdoc jointly funded by the Language Studies Department and Humlab, a technical environment specifically for digital humanities.
Current project: "Gender bias in English textbooks in Vietnam" (supported by a grant from the National Geographic Society).
Senior Lecturer of French. My research interests span contemporary French literature, fan fiction, and reception studies.
I am Associate Professor/Reader in English literature. From 2016 I am also Director of Studies at the PhD level.
My research areas cover morphology, lexical semantics, language acquisition, as well as contrastive and corpus linguistics, and have a particular focus on word-formation.
My research interests are second language learning and teaching, formulaic language and its impact on oral fluency and listening comprehension. The PhD project is scheduled for 2018-2022.
I am an Associate Professor/Reader in English Linguistics in the Department of Language Studies.
From fall 2017, I am also Deputy Head of Department.
Professor of Russian
Metaphor researcher. Love researcher. Lecturer.
Doctoral student in Pedagogical Work, currently residing at University of Oregon. In my PhD project I examine literary education in upper secondary schools.
I am Assistant Professor in English literature at the Department of Language Studies. I teach courses in literature, cultural studies, academic writing and language proficiency at all levels.
I am a senior lecturer in language, reading and writing development with a focus on special needs teachers’ profession.