Kristina Kähm

wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin in der Sprachwissenschaft

Room 8013

August-Bebel-Straße 28

kristina.kaehm(at)uni-rostock.de

Tel.: +49 (0)381 498-2587

Fax: +49 (0)381 498-2594

Sprechzeit im Wintersemester 2019/20

Montag 09.30 - 11.00 Uhr

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Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae

2014–present
Research assistant and lecturer in English linguistics at the University of Rostock (Chair: Prof. Dr. Lucia Kornexl); PhD project: “Ælfric’s Old English Admonition to a Spiritual Son: Text and Context”
  
2007–2014
Studies in Latin and English (‘Lehramt für Gymnasien’), and English Linguistics, Comparative Indo-European Studies and Baltic Studies (‘Magister’) at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  
2014
First State Certification (“Erstes Staatsexamen”)
  
2010–2011
Exchange student at University College Dublin, Ireland

Research Interests

Research Interests

  • English historical linguistics, language change, morphology
  • Religious and devotional literature in Anglo-Saxon England
  • Early English language teaching
  • Anglo-Saxon manuscripts
Conference Presentations and Academic Activities

Conference Presentations and Academic Activities

  • Invited talk in the lecture series „Kultur im Kloster“ in the Rostock Cultural History Museum: „Kultur im englischen Kloster: Ælfrics Weisung an einen geistlichen Sohn”, 25 June 2019
  • Paper “A Devotional Text in a Monastic Context: Function and Use of Ælfric’s Admonition to a Spiritual Son” at the workshop “Medieval Devotional Texts: Technologies Old and New”, Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, 07–08 March 2019
  • Attendance at the „21. Studientag zum englischen Mittelalter (SEM XXI)“, Free University of Berlin, 1 March 2019
  • Research stay for dissertation project in various libraries and archives in London, Oxford and Worcester, September 2018 (funded by the “Fund for the Advancement of Women in Science”, University of Rostock)
  • Paper “Directives in Old English and Their Manifestations across Different Religious Text Types” at the 20th International Conference on English Historical Linguistics (ICEHL XX), University of Edinburgh, 27–31 August 2018
  • Attendance at the “19. Norddeutsches Linguistisches Kolloquium”, University of Greifswald, 22–23 March 2018
  • Attendance at the international workshop “One Brain – Two Grammars? Examining Dualistic Approaches to Grammar and Cognition”, University of Rostock, 1–3 March 2018
  • Attendance at a symposium in honour of Helmut Gneuss, “Anglo-Saxon Micro-Texts”, University of Munich, 3-4 November 2017
  • Participation in the 6th Alfried-Krupp summer school: „Handschriftenkultur des Mittelalters für Fortgeschrittene“, University Library Leipzig, 17-23 September 2017
  • Participation in the conference “The Old English Anonymous Homily: Sources Composition – Variation – Digital Edition”, Göttingen, 30 June-1 July 2017
  • Participation in masterclass with author Navid Kermani: „Vollendete Schönheit. Zur (Un-)Übersetzbarkeit von Religion und Kultur“, Universität Rostock and Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Universität Greifswald, January-May 2017
  • Paper “‘Gehyr þu min bearn’: Pragmatic Aspects in Ælfric’s Admonitio ad filium spiritualem”. 18. Studientag zum englischen Mittelalter (SEM XVIII), Bonn, 3–5 March 2016.
  • Paper “Ælfrics Pseudo-Basilius? – Die Autorenfrage”. Kolloquium junger Wissenschaftler mit Mitgliedern und Mitarbeitern der Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Literatur, Mainz, 5–7 October 2015.
  • Participation at the “International Society of Anglo-Saxonists Biennial Conference“, Glasgow, UK, 3–7 August 2015.
  • Part of the organizational team of the “17. Studientag zum englischen Mittelalters (SEM XVII)”, Rostock, 12–14 March 2015.
  • Paper “Lateinische und altenglische Grammatikterminologie in Ælfrics Grammatik“. Meisterklasse Mainz = Kolloquium junger Wissenschaftler mit Mitgliedern und Mitarbeitern der Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Literatur Mainz, 13–17 October 2014.
Editorial activities

Editorial activities

  • Assistant editor of Anglia. Journal of English Philology (from vol. 132/4 [2014])
Academic memberships

Academic memberships

  • International Society for the Linguistics of English (ISLE)
  • International Society of Anglo-Saxonists (ISAS)
  • Graduate Academy, University of Rostock
  • Arbeitskreis mediävistischer NachwuchswissenschaftlerInnen, University of Rostock
Teaching

Teaching

WS 2019/20
2 Grundkurse: English Linguistics – An Introduction

SoSe 2019
2 Übungen: Fundamentals of Grammar

WS 2018/19
2 Grundkurse: English Linguistics – An Introduction

SoSe 2018
Proseminar: Analyzing English-German Contrasts
Übung: Phonetics and Phonology

WS 2017/18
2 Grundkurse: English Linguistics – An Introduction

SoSe 2017
2 Proseminare: The Origin and Development of English

WS 2016/17
Proseminar: Shaping Old English: Ælfric and his Language
Grundkurs: English Linguistics – An Introduction

SoSe 2016
Proseminar: Contrastive Linguistics: English–German
Übung: Fundamentals of Grammar

WS 2015/16  
Proseminar: Introduction to Old English and Anglo-Saxon England
Grundkurs: English Linguistics – An Introduction

SoSe 2015
2 Proseminare: English Historical Linguistics

WS 2014/15  
Grundkurs: English Linguistics – An Introduction