Dr. Dianne Jonas

Sprechstunde im Semester:
Di, 12:00 - 13:30 Uhr

Exam office hours:

Jan 31, 12-15:30
Feb 14, 12-16:00
March 16, 12-16:00
March 25, 12-16:00
April 1, 12-16:00

Raum: 3.217
Tel.: 069-798 32532
Email: jonas@em.uni-frankfurt.de

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Dr. Dianne Jonas joined the Department of English and American Studies in 2009. She has previously been Lecturer on Linguistics and Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Department of Linguistics at Harvard University. Prior to that, she was Assistant and Associate Professor at Yale University.

Her main research interests are comparative Scandinavian syntax, Icelandic and Faroese in particular, syntactic variation and change, and dialect syntax (Shetland Dialect and Norfuk English).

Teaching in winter term 2017/2018:

  • Bilingual Language Acquisition
  • World Englishes

Teaching in summer term 2018:

  • Heritage Linguistics
  • Language Development