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Staff photo Carla Jonsson

Carla Jonsson

Professor in Educational Work.

Research interests: multilingualism in education and work life, minority languages, Swedish as a second language, translanguaging, linguistic ethnography.

 

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Professor at Department of Language Studies Units: Swedish as second language, Language Teaching and Learning, and Educational Work
Location
A, Humanisthuset, korridor HF2 Umeå universitet, 901 87 Umeå

Professor in Educational Work.

 

Research Interests:

Bilingualism, multilingualism, linguistic ethnography, bilingual education, language education, education of minority languages, Swedish as a second language, mother tongue instruction, language ideologies, language & power, literacy, multilingual literacies, identities, intercultural communication, sociolinguistics, critical discourse analysis, translanguaging, code-switching.

 

Research Projects:

Mother tongues, minorities and linguistic heterogeneity: Teaching methods and teaching practices in preschools and schools with a focus on literacies. Swedish Institute for Educational Research (2022-2024). Project leader. 


Professional Communication and Digital Media: Complexity, Mobility and Multilingualism in the Global Workplace.
Marcus and Amalia Wallenberg Foundation (2016–2019).

 

Investigating Discourses of Inheritance and Identity in Four Multilingual European Settings. European Science Foundation via HERA - Humanities in the European Research Area (2010-2012).


Intercultural Pedagogy and Intercultural Learning in Language Education. The Swedish Research Council (2007-//-2011). Project leader. 

 

Publications (selected): 

Selected publications

 

You can read more about my research at www.carlajonsson.com

 

 

 

Literacies in the age of mobility: literacy practices of adult and adolescent migrants, Cham: Palgrave Macmillan 2022 : 263-284
Jonsson, Carla
Skrivdidaktik i grundskolan, Lund: Studentlitteratur AB 2022 : 215-238
Jonsson, Carla
Stockholm: Skolverket 2020
Jonsson, Carla

Research groups

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Multilingualism 7,5 hp

Teaching in the Multilingual Classroom (advanced course) 7,5 hp

Supervision and examination of essays