Portrait of Mag. Dr. Marie-Luise PitzlI have taught various types of courses at graduate and undergraduate level at three universities (University of Vienna, Paris-Lodron University Salzburg, TU Dortmund University). These courses have been primarily part of degree programs for English Studies (BA), English Language and Linguistics (MA) as well as Teachers’ degrees for English (BA/BEd and MA/MEd).

In addition, I have been invited for teaching visits as a guest lecturer to Germany, Italy, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom and have independently supervised MA (5+) and BA (30+) theses.

Postgraduate/MA/MEd level

  • Corpus linguistics for language teachers - TU Dortmund
  • Exploring accommodation in ELF interactions - University of Vienna
  • Research Methods in Linguistics - University of Vienna

Advanced undergraduate/BA/BEd (3rd & 4th year)

  • Applied Linguistics - Paris-Lodron University Salzburg
  • Describing English as a lingua franca: Corpus and conversation - University of Vienna
  • English as a lingua franca: Description and pedagogy - University of Vienna / TU Dortmund
  • Exploring pragmatics in professional contexts - University of Vienna
  • Linguistics for Language Teachers: English as a lingua franca and intercultural communication - University of Vienna
  • Mechanisms of language change in English as a lingua franca - University of Vienna
  • Speech acts in English as a lingua franca  - University of Vienna
  • Pragmatics - Paris-Lodron University Salzburg
  • Pragmatics in interaction / Pragmatics in spoken interaction - University of Vienna
  • Coaching study groups: Learning processes in adult education - University of Vienna

Introductory undergraduate/BA/BEd (1st & 2nd year)

  • Approaching English linguistics (lecture) - University of Vienna
  • Introduction to the Study of Language 1 (lecture) - University of Vienna
  • Introduction to English Language Teaching (lecture) - Paris-Lodron University Salzburg
  • Introduction to Teaching English as a Second/Foreign Language - TU Dortmund
  • Introductory seminar linguistics 1 - University of Vienna
  • Describing English language structures 1: Words and the lexicon - Paris-Lodron University Salzburg

International guest teaching invitations

  • University of Regensburg, Germany (2020)
  • Roma Tre University, Italy (2017)
  • Sandberg Instituut Amsterdam, The Netherlands (2016)
  • Goldsmiths University of London, United Kingdom (2015)
  • University of Verona, Italy (2009)