Julia Feike

DAAD Lektorin

Background

Julia Feike obtained both her undergraduate degree (Bachelor of Arts in German as a Foreign Language, with a minor in Philosophy) and her postgraduate degree (Master of Arts in German as a Foreign/Second Language) at Leipzig University. During her studies, Julia focused on cultural studies for German as a Foreign/ Second Language, didactics and applied linguistics and spent two semesters at Charles University Prague (Czech Republic) and Utrecht University (The Netherlands).

Before coming to the University of Edinburgh in 2016, Julia taught German at several institutions of adult education in Belgium and Germany.

Qualifications

Master of Arts (Leipzig), Bachelor of Arts (Leipzig)

Responsibilities & affiliations

  • DAAD Lektorin (German Academic Exchange Service)
    • Julia is happy to advise undergraduate and postgraduate students on DAAD scholarships.
  • Extracurricular activities
    • If you would like to get involved in the annual production of the German Play (backstage or onstage), please get in touch.

Undergraduate teaching

German 4 Academic Writing in German and German 4 Oral Language Practical

German 2 Option Module: Migration in German Language Discourse

German 2 Grammar and German 2 Oral Language Practical

German 1B Translation/ Text Production, German 1B Oral Language Practical

German 1A Oral Language Practical

Research summary

Research interests

Cultural studies research in the context of German as a Foreign and Second Language

Critical Discourse Analysis

Didactics and methodology

Learning theory

Qualitative audiovisual data analysis

Publications

  • Azer, M. & Feike, J. (2016). Diskursanalyse im Web 2.0 – Deutungsmuster im Online-Diskurs um den Bau einer Moschee in Leipzig-Gohlis. Info DaF 43(4), pp. 417–431.
  • Feike, J., Neustadt, E. & Zabel, R. (2017). „Zu sagen: Ich bin Sprachhelfer, da ist für mich ein unheimlicher Druck abgefallen“ – Selbstverständnis und Rollenreflexion in Schulungsmaßnahmen für ehrenamtliche Sprachhelfer_innen. In: Middeke, A., Eichstaedt, A., Jung, M., Kniffka, G. (ed.): Wie schaffen wir das? Beiträge zur Integration geflüchteter Menschen. Materialien Deutsch als Fremd- und Zweitsprache, Bd. 97. Göttingen: Universitätsverlag, pp. 229-243.
  • Feike, J. (2017). „Die Deutschen sind fleißig, aber die Österreicher gemütlich“ – Zu kulturellen Zuschreibungen in DaF-Lehrwerken. IDV-Magazin 92, pp. 84–90.

Review