Mag. Dr. Marie-Luise Pitzl
T: +43-1-4277-42446

Consultation hours: in summer:
Wed, 11 July, 10-11 am
Wed, 25 July, 10-11 am
Wed, 29 Aug, 3-4 pm
Mo, 24 Sept, 10-11 am (time change!)

Winter term 2018
122048 PS Proseminar Linguistics 2 - Exploring pragmatics in professional contexts
128141 FS FS Research Seminar I - Exploring accommodation in ELF interactions
Summer term 2018
122048 PS Proseminar Linguistics 2 - Exploring pragmatics in professional contexts
Winter term 2017
122220 SE Linguistics Seminar / BA Paper - 'Doing things with words' in English as a lingua franca
Pitzl, M-L 2018, Creativity, idioms and metaphorical language in ELF. in J Jennifer, B Will & D Martin (eds), The Routledge handbook of English as a lingua franca. Routledge, London, pp. 233-243.







Pitzl, M-L & Osimk-Teasdale, R (eds) 2016, English as a Lingua Franca: Perspectives and Prospects.: Contributions in Honour of Barbara Seidlhofer. Trends in Applied Linguistics [TAL], vol. 24, De Gruyter Mouton, Berlin ;Boston.

Pitzl, M-L & Osimk-Teasdale, R 2016, English as a lingua franca: Perspectives and prospects - Introduction. in M-L Pitzl & R Osimk-Teasdale (eds), English as a Lingua Franca: Perspectives and Prospects.: Contributions in Honour of Barbara Seidlhofer. Trends in Applied Linguistics [TAL], De Gruyter Mouton, Berlin ;Boston, pp. 1-9.

Pitzl, M-L 2016, Expanding frontiers: Prospects on the creativity of ELF. in English as a Lingua Franca: Perspectives and Prospects.: Contributions in Honour of Barbara Seidlhofer. Trends in Applied Linguistics [TAL], De Gruyter Mouton, Berlin ;Boston, pp. 275-279.






Pitzl, M-L 2013, Creativity in language use. in J-O Östman & J Verschueren (eds), Handbook of Pragmatics . vol. 2013 installment, Benjamins, Amsterdam, pp. 1-28.




Pitzl, M-L 2009, 'We should not wake up any dogs': Idiom and metaphor in ELF. in English as a Lingua Franca: Studies and findings. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, pp. 298-322.






Research interests

English as a lingua franca (ELF) and inter-/transcultural communication
Spoken language and interaction (conversation analysis, interactional sociolinguistics)
Pragmatics and discourse analysis
Qualitative corpus linguistics
Creativity (metaphor, idiom variation, lexical creativity)
Teacher education and applied linguistics

CV

current (2014-)Postdoc, English Applied Linguistics, Univ. of Vienna
Jan. 2017Guest professor, Roma Tre University, Italy
Feb. 2015Guest lecturer, Goldsmiths, University of London, UK
2012-14Postdoc, English Applied Linguistics and ELT, Univ. of Salzburg
2012-Founder & Co-convenor of AILA ReN on English as a Lingua Franca (www.english-lingua-franca.org)
2011-12Postdoc, ELT/Fachdidaktik and Applied Linguistics, TU Dortmund
2011Dr. phil., English Linguistics, Univ. of Vienna
2010(-16)Training for Coaching, Supervision & Organisationsentwicklung (ÖAGG - Öst. Arbeitskreis f. Gruppentherapie u. Gruppendynamik)
2008-11Full-time Researcher FWF Translational Research Project Vienna-Oxford International Corpus of English, Univ. of Vienna
2009-11External Lecturer, Engl. Dept., Univ. of Vienna
2005-08Full-time Researcher FWF Translational Research Project English as an International Lingua Franca, Univ. of Vienna
2004Mag. phil. English & Communication Studies, Univ. of Vienna
2002Exchange term, New York University (NYU)

Prizes

Nachwuchspreis der österreichischen Anglistik (Kategorie Linguistik)

Marie-Luise Pitzl (Recipient), Apr 2009

Preis für herausragende hochschuldidaktische Lehre

Marie-Luise Pitzl (Recipient), May 2014

Discussant in invited colloquium 'ELF and the study of transient social configurations'

Pitzl, M. (Selected presenter)
7 Jul 2018

Activity: Science to ScienceTalk or oral contribution


Invited colloquium: 'Creativity in ELF contexts: Challenges and paradoxes'

Pitzl, M. (Invited speaker)
6 Jul 2018

Activity: Science to ScienceTalk or oral contribution



Creativity and norms in English as a lingua franca: The challenge of Transient International Groups.

Pitzl, M. (Speaker)
29 Jun 2018

Activity: Science to ScienceTalk or oral contribution


Idioms and metaphorical creativity in English as a lingua franca: Findings from VOICE

Pitzl, M. (Speaker)
12 Jan 2018

Activity: OtherTalk or oral contribution



Creativity and re-metaphorized idioms in spoken ELF interactions

Pitzl, M. (Speaker)
6 Apr 2017

Activity: Science to ScienceTalk or oral contribution


Englisch als Lingua Franca: Relevanz für den Unterricht und bildungspolitische Rahmenbedingungen

Pitzl, M. (Keynote speaker)
13 Oct 2016

Activity: OtherTalk or oral contribution


The creativity of ELF

Pitzl, M. (Keynote speaker)
28 Jun 2016

Activity: OtherTalk or oral contribution


Conversation meets corpus: Methodological and descriptive aspects of VOICE

Pitzl, M. (Keynote speaker)
13 Nov 2015

Activity: OtherTalk or oral contribution


Discussant in Invited Symposium ‘Real-world implications of ELF’

Pitzl, M. (Selected presenter)
27 Aug 2015

Activity: OtherTalk or oral contribution



English as a lingua franca and multilingual practices: A corpus compiler’s perspective

Pitzl, M. (Speaker)
27 May 2015

Activity: OtherTalk or oral contribution




Creativity meets convention: idiom variation and metaphoricity in ELF

Pitzl, M. (Speaker)
23 May 2010

Activity: OtherTalk or oral contribution


The metaphoricity of idioms in ELF: Empirical findings and methodological questions

Pitzl, M. (Speaker)
7 Mar 2010

Activity: OtherTalk or oral contribution


English as a Lingua Franca: exploiting a linguistic resource

Pitzl, M. (Speaker)
2 Dec 2009

Activity: OtherTalk or oral contribution


Researching English as a Lingua Franca

Pitzl, M. (Speaker)
1 Dec 2009

Activity: OtherTalk or oral contribution


VOICE Workshop: ELF Corpus Building

Pitzl, M. (Speaker)
12 Oct 2009

Activity: OtherTalk or oral contribution


Institut für Anglistik und Amerikanistik

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1090 Wien
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marie-luise.pitzl@univie.ac.at