Prof. Juliane House

Hamburg University, Germany




1976 Ph.D., University of Toronto

1971 M.A., University of Toronto, Linguistics and Applied Linguistics

1970 Bachelor of Education (B.Ed), University of Toronto

1966 Diploma Heidelberg University, English, Spanish, International Law

Publications (selected)

  1. "Linguistic Competence and Professional Identity in English Medium Instruction." In: B. Meyer and B. Apfelbaum eds. Multilingualism at Work: From policies to practices in public, medical and business settings. Amsterdam: Benjamins, 13-45. (with M. Lévy-Tödter), 13-46, 2010.
  2. "The Pragmatics of English as a lingua franca." In: Handbook of Pragmatics vol. 7 Pragmatics Across Languages and Cultures. Ed. A. Trosborg. Berlin/New York: Mouton de Gruyter, 2010, 363-387.
  3. "Failed Communication: Misunderstanding in Intercultural Encounters." Journal of Korean Language Education 24. 37-70. 2009.
  4. "'I think' and 'I don’t know' in English as a lingua franca and native English discourse." Journal of Pragmatics 42: 5. 1184-1200. 2010 (with N. Baumgarten).
  5. "Translation as re-contextualisation and a Third Space phenomenon with some implications for translator education." Foreign Language Education Research vol. 12. 2010.
  6. "Translation as a language contact phenomenon: The case of English and Persian passives." Languages in Contrast 10: 54-75. 2010 (with M. Amouzadeh).
  7. "English as a Global Lingua Franca: A threat to Multilingualism?" In: S. M. Shiyab, M. Gaddis Rose, J. House and J. Duval eds. Globalizaztion and Aspects of Translation. Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2010. 11-35.
  8. "Overt and Covert Translation." In: Y. Gambier and L. van Doorslaer eds. Handbook of Translation Studies, vol. 1. Amsterdam: Benjamins, 2010,
  9. "Global and intercultural communication." In: K.Aijmer and G. Andersen eds. Handbook of Pragmatics vol 5. "Pragmatics of Society" Berlin/New York: Mouton de Gruyter. 2011. 363-390.
  10. "Translation and Bilingual Cognition." In: V. Cook and B, Bassetti eds. Language and Bilingual Cognition. New York: Psychology Press, 2011, 519-529.
  11. "Impoliteness in Germany." Intercultural Pragmatics. Special Issue. 7: 4. 2010. 561-595.
  12. "Translation, Interpreting and Intercultural Communication." In: J. Jackson ed. Routledge Handbook of Intercultural Communication. Oxford: Routledge. In press. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. Oxford
  13. "Using Translation and Parallel Text Corpora to Investigate the Influence of Global English on Textual Norms in Other Languages." In: A. Kruger, K. Wallmach and J. Munday eds. Corpus-based Translation Studies: Research and Applications. London: Continuum, 187-208. In press.
  14. "Quality in Translation and Interpreting Studies." In: C. Millan-Varela and F. Bartrina eds. Routledge Handbook of Translation Studies. Oxford: Routledge. In press.
  15. "Linking Constructions in English and German translated and original texts." In: S. Kranich, V. Becher, S. Hoeder and J. House eds. Multilingual Discourse Production. Amsterdam: Benjamins. In press.
  16. "Teaching Oral Skills in English as an International Lingua Franca." In: L. Alsagoff, W. Guang Wei, and McKay (eds) Practices and Principles of Teaching English as an International Language. Oxford: Routledge. In press.
  17. "Subjectivity in English Lingua Franca Interactions." In: N. Baumgarten, I. du Bois and J. House eds. Subjectivity in Language and Discourse: Synchronic Perspectives. Bingley UK: Emerald. Forthcoming.
  18. "Face and Identity in Institutional English as Lingua Franca Discourse." In: E. Alcon and M.P. Safont eds. Language Learners' Discourse Across L2 Instructional Settings. Amsterdam: Rodopi. Forthcoming.
  19. "Assessing Translation and Interpretation." In: A. J. Kunnan ed. The Companion to Language Assessment. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell. Forthcoming.
  20. "Developing Pragmatic Competence in English as a Lingua Franca." In: Special Issue: Pragmatic Development in L1 L2 L3. Journal of Pragmatics. Ed. E. Ifantidou. Forthcoming.
  21. "Subjectivity and Connectivity in Academic English Discourse." Special Issue: Pragmatic and Discourse Analytic Approaches to English. Functions of Language. Ed. K. Aijmer and A. Fetzer.