Administration, committee work and service public

Head of the English Dept., UZH (2009-2013, 2017-)

Member of ca. 20 search and status committees at the Univ. of Regensburg (2005) and Zurich (since 2007)

External member for search committees at the Univ. of Basel (NF Piller, 2007) and Innsbruck (NF Markus, 2009-10)

Member of the Faculty's Research Committee (2007-) and Laufbahn Committee (2017-) at UZH

Member of the UZH Senate (2006-)

External member of the Swiss National Science Foundation (program Ambizione;  2008-2019)

Fachvertreter Höheres Lehramt (Kanton Zürich, Switzerland; since 2006)

Member of the Steering Committee of Methods: International Conference on Methods in Dialectology (2008-2014)

Elternvertreter Schulrat Basel-Süd (2010-12)

Maturexperte mündliche Prüfungen (Kantonsschule Baden; since 2008)