Welcome to the English Department's homepage!

If you are looking for the chance to study the English language, its literature(s) and culture(s) at a high quality level as well as acquiring the comprehensive academic education of an English teacher, we might be exactly what you have been searching for.

Explore our website to find out more about our various Bachelor and Master course programmes, our staff, our research profiles, projects and publications, as well as our contact details and information on special events.

If you have questions or need to know more, feel free to contact us.

On behalf of the whole English team,

Prof. Dr. Birgit Däwes
(Head of Department)



Faculty of the English Department (left to right): Sibylle Machat, Anke Beger, Birgit Däwes, Olaf Jäkel, Christie Heike, Kristina Baudemann, Renée Lüskow, Elahe Haschemi Yekani, Holger Limberg, Michelle Smith, Geoff Parker, Nicole Poppenhagen