CALL FOR PAPERS: The English Language in Teaching in European Higher Education

Copenhagen logo19 – 21 April 2013, Copenhagen, Denmark
organised by the University of Copenhagen

This conference will be the third in a series of conferences of the Leverhulme Trust-funded research network: English in Europe: Opportunity or Threat? The theme of the conference is “The English Language in Teaching in European Higher Education”. The organisers invite papers on all topics relating to this theme. This may include but is not limited to:

  • Ideologies of English in higher education
  • Language policy in higher education
  • English medium instruction in higher education
  • Consequences of English medium instruction for local languages
  • Parallellingualism and multilingualism in higher education
  • English as an academic lingua franca
  • Content and language integrated learning (CLIL)
  • English for academic purposes (EAP)
  • English language testing in higher education

Keynote speakers (confirmed):
Robert Phillipson, Professor Emeritus, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark
Francis Hult, Associate Professor, Lund University
Glenn Ole Hellekjær, Associate Professor, University of Oslo

Deadline for abstract submission: 1 January 2013

To learn more, go to the conference website.

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