Since 2017: PhD candidate (Funding Leibniz Prize, Anne Storch)
Interdisciplinary MA ‘Culture and Environment in Africa’, University of Cologne (Thesis: Silence is the kosmos of women – Listening to female noise).
English Studies, Sociology, Psychology and Social Work, University of Cape Town (Thesis: Open adoption in a democratic South Africa). Registered with South African Council for Social Service Professions.
December 2018 - April 2019: Eastern Cape/South Africa
October 2017: Eastern Cape/South Africa
2015 – 2016: English Department, University of Cologne
2011 – 2015: SchreibArt, University of Cologne: Academic Writing in English.
2008 – present: Englisches Institut, Cologne: English A1-C2 (CEFR).
Talks and Publications
‘Teaching and Practising Interdiscursivity in the Professional Areas of Engineering and Health – A Qualitative Study’. In: HERMES Journal of Language and Communication in Business. Co-authored with Esther Breuer, Centre for Writing Competency, University of Cologne.