Intern
    Lehrstuhl für Englische Sprachwissenschaft

    Dr. Patrick MAIWALD

    Lecturer

    Office Phone and Email

    Room: 5 E 5
    Phone: +49 931 31-82546
    Email: patrick.maiwald@uni-wuerzburg.de

    Office hours during summer semester 2017

    Wednesdays, 10-11am (including July 26th)

    Office hours during summer break:

    Wed 09 August 11-12am
    Wed 16 August 11-12am
    Wed 27 September 11-12am
    Wed 11 October 11-12am

    Office hour for corpus-linguistic projects

    (Please make an appointment via email!):

    Wednesdays, 11-11:30am (only during semesters)

    Research Interests

    English historical linguistics, language change and variation, corpus linguistics and quantitative methods, phonetics and phonology, medieval English, stylistics, modern takes on past language stages, English literature, mythology and fantastic fiction

    Academic CV

    2016 PhD in English Linguistics, Justus Liebig University Gießen

    2015 Certificate for Teaching Competencies in Higher Education (Kompetenz für professionelle Hochschullehre), Hochschuldidaktisches Netzwerk Mittelhessen (HDM)

    2007 Magister Artium in English Literature, English Linguistics and Philosophy, Justus Liebig University Gießen

    Teaching

    University of Würzburg (2016-)

    Seminars:

    Old English

    Middle English

    Early Modern English

    Corpus Linguistics

    Topics in Phonology

    Pidgins and Creoles

    Language Change

    Language Contact in the History of English

    Empirical Linguistics

    Staatsexamensvorbereitungskurs Mittelenglisch

    University of Gießen (2008-2016)

    Introductory Course:

    Introduction to English Linguistics

    Seminars:

    Old English

    Middle English

    Early Modern English

    American English

    Linguistic Stylistics

    Meaningful Sounds: Phonology

    Historical Text Linguistics

    Historical Pragmatics

    Diachronic Corpus Linguistics

    Old English and Its Closest Relatives

    Medieval English: Language and Texts

    Historical Pragmatics

    Further courses and tutorials:

    Corpus Linguistics with WordSmith Tools

    Corpus Linguistics with AntConc

    Dealing with Quantitative Data in Linguistics

    Schreiben und Präsentieren für Sprachwissenschaftler (Writing and Presenting for Linguists)

    B.A.sics for Linguistics

    Academic Skills for Teachers of English as a Foreign Language (ASk4TEFL)

    Tutorenschulung: Fachübergreifende didaktische Qualifizierung mit dem Schwerpunkt „Veranstaltungs- und Sitzungsplanung“

    University of Potsdam (2015)

    Seminars:

    Linguistic Stylistics 

    University of Erlangen-Nürnberg (2010-2011)

    Introductory Course:

    English Linguistics

    Seminars:

    American English

    Tutorials (Übungen):

    Introduction to the History of the English Language

    Examenskurs Sprachwissenschaft (Lehramt Englisch als Unterrichtsfach)

    Publications

    Books

    Maiwald, Patrick. forthcoming. The Vocalization of Semivowels in Medieval EnglishA Quantitative Study. Sprache, Literatur, Kommunikation – Geschichte und Gegenwart 8. Gießen: Gießener Elektronische Bibliothek. 

    Maiwald, Patrick. 2008. The Journey in George MacDonald’s Fantastic Fiction. Studien zur anglistischen Literatur- und Sprachwissenschaft 34. Trier: Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier. [Publisher's website.]

     

    Articles

    Maiwald, Patrick. 2013. “Say what I am called: Literarische Rätsel lösen und selber stellen.“ Der Fremdsprachliche Unterricht Englisch 125: 20-23. [Table of contents.]

     

    Conference talks and guest lectures

    Lecture series “English Speaking Cultures”, Julius Maximilian University of Würzburg, WS 2016/17. Lecture on “Vital fossils: The English vocabulary as a window into the past.”

    19th International Conference on English Historical Linguistics (ICEHL-19), University Duisburg-Essen, 22 - 26 August 2016.Talk on "Voiced velars vocalized: Quantifying the early Middle English evidence of a sound change."

    Lecture series “Sprache und Kommunikation in Science Fiction und phantastischer Literatur”, Dresden University of Technology, SS 2016. Lecture on “William Shakespeare’s Star Wars: ‘Neo-Frühneuenglisch’ als Mashup-Varietät.

    Lecture series “English Literary History in Context (Netzwerk Literaturgeschichte)”, Justus Liebig University Gießen, WS 2013/14 and SS 2014. Lecture on “Old English Literature.”

    16th Conference “Studientag zum Englischen Mittelalter” (SEM XVI), Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich, 7-8 March 2014. Talk on “From strong to sonorous: A quantitative analysis of the development of the semivowel [j] in medieval English.”

     

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