Background and activities
I am an Associate Professor of English linguistics at the Department of Language and Literature. I have an an MA in English linguistics from NTNU. In addition, I have studied German and general linguistics.
I teach English linguistics and and English proficiency on the BA level both on campus and on the web-based continuing education programme Take Credit.
- sentence structure
- information structure
- language learning
- new and flexible approaches to teaching
- Deputy head of education, Depatment of language and literature, 2013 -2020
- Head of the study programme MA in Language studies with teacher education, 2010 - 2017
- Member of the Education Committee at the Faculty of Humanities, 2015-
Scientific, academic and artistic work
Displaying a selection of activities. See all publications in the database
- (2003) Towards a Unified Representation of English and Norwegian Auxiliaries. Nordic Journal of English Studies (NJES). vol. 2.
- (2000) Stilistisk inversjon in engelsk og presentering i norsk: ei samanlikning. Nordlyd.
Part of book/report
- (2018) Developing Language Awareness. Teaching and Learning English.
- (2014) Språkleg samanlikning i klasserommet. Fremmedspråksdidaktikk.
- (2013) "I enjoyed using SRS in the classroom" - A research study of Student Response System in Norwegian classes and in further education of language teachers in Norway. The Joy of Learning : Enhancing Learning Experience : Improving Learning Quality Proceedings of the European Distance and E-Learning Network 2013 Annual Conference.
- (2006) ENG1101 - English language: An introduction to the structure of English - Coursebook. 2006.
- (2004) English language: An intoduction to the structure of English (Chapter 8-11 Syntax). 2004.
- (2013) Take Credit - fra frittstående til nettverk. Take Credit jubileum 20 år . Institutt for moderne fremmedspråk, NTNU; 2013-06-20 - 2013-06-20.
- (2013) "I enjoyed using SRS in the classroom" - A research study of Student Response System in Norwegian classes and in further education of language teachers in Norway. EDEN annual conference 2013 "The joy of learning" . European Distance and E-learning Network; Oslo. 2013-06-12 - 2013-06-15.
- (2012) Komparativ språkanalyse i engelsk og norsk (KOSEN). Norgesuniversitetets høstkonferanse ; Tromsø. 2012-09-17 - 2012-09-18.
- (2010) Take Credit: fra VHS til blogg. Hitech-Lotech . NTNU; Trondheim. 2010-04-28 - 2010-04-28.
- (2002) "God is more delighted in adverbs than in nouns". The English Section Research Seminar . [Mangler data]; Institutt for moderne fremmedspråk,NTNU, Trondheim. 2002-11-08.
- (2000) Ergativity: an account of errant subjects. The English Department Research Seminar . [Mangler data]; Engelsk institutt, NTNU. 2000-04-10.
- (1999) Stilistisk inversjon i engelsk og presentering i norsk: ei samanlikning. MONS 8 8nde møte om norsk språk . [Mangler data]; Tromsø. 1999-11-20.