Research interests include language variation, ongoing language change, historical syntax, Global English, Pacific Englishes, corpus linguistics.
Since 2003 member of board of ICAME (International Computer Archive of Modern/Medieval English).
member of the Anglistenverband
member of ISLE (International Society for the Linguistics of English)
member of The Philological Society
member of SAUTE (Swiss Association of University Teachers of English)
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