Forschung


Forschungsinteressen

  • Kritische Medienkompetenz - Media & Democracy Lab (MEDDEM)
  • Englisch als Fremdsprache, insbesondere in den MINT-Fächern - The Pepita Project
  • Interkulturelle und transnationale Kommunikation
  • Vergleichende Bildungsforschung
  • Gender und Bildung (2020 Preis zur „Förderung von Genderprojekten an der OTH Regensburg", unter der Leitung von Prof. Dr. Julia Hartmann)

Ausgewählte Veröffentlichungen

Referierte Publikationen

  • Koenig, Eric, and Katherine Guertler (2021) One size does not fit all: Individuality and perceptions of improvement and satisfation among TE students. English Teaching and Learning. https://doi.org/10.1007/s42321-021-00076-
  • Koenig, Eric, Katherine Guertler, Dorota Żarnowska and Jolita Horbačauskienė (2020) Developing English language competence for global engineers. IEEE Xplore, 2020 IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference (EDUCON): 242-249. https://doi.org/10.1109/EDUCON45650.2020.9125208
  • Koenig, Eric, and Katherine Guertler (2018) Parlaying students' work experience into practice-oriented ESP. Journal of Teaching English for Specific and Academic Purposes 6.2, Special lssue: 277-284. https://doi.org/10.22190/JTESAP1802277K 
  • Gürtler, Katherine, and Eric Koenig (2018) Mixed language learner levels in higher education as an adverse effect of post-secondary education de-tracking. Fremdsprachen und Hochschule 93:19-37, Arbeitskreis der Sprachenzentren.
  • Spiller, Ralf, Matthias Degen, Elke Kronewald and Katherine Guertler (2016) Media watchblogs as an instrument of media accountability: an international survey. Journal of Applied Journalism and Media Studies 5.2:151-176. https://doi.org/10.1386/ajms.5.2.151_1
  • Guertler, Katherine, and Elke Kronewald (2015) Internationalization and English medium instruction in German higher education. In Slobodanka Dimova, Anna Kristina Hultgren and Christian Jensen (eds.) English-medium instruction in European higher education. Berlin: Walter de Grouyter. Pp. 89-114.

Tagungsbänder und andere Veröffentlichungen

  • Koenig, Eric, and Katherine Guertler (2021 in press) Creative for a reason, or wherefore creativity in EFL? C. Haase (ed.) Voices of Creativity in ELT. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.
  • Guertler, Katherine, Eric Koenig and Jolana Tluková (2021 in prep) Development of technical terminology for novice ESP instructors. In M. Vranová (ed.): New to the LSP Classroom? A Selection of Monographs on Successful Practices. Vernon Press.
  • Guertler, Katherine, and Eric Koenig (2020 in press) Field report: Applied ESP in engineering. Proceedings of 22nd Conference on Language for Specific Purposes. University of Padua.
  • Koenig, Eric, and Katherine Guertler (2020 in press) Fine-“toon”ing technical lexis: Applied gamification and domain-targeting in ESP. Proceedings of 22nd Conference on Language for Specific Purposes. University of Padua.
  • Koenig, Eric, and Katherine Guertler (2019) Supporting weaker students in the mixed-level ESL classroom. C. Haase & N. Orlova (eds.) English Language Teaching Through the Lens of Experience. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing: 181-194.
  • Koenig, Eric, and Katherine Guertler (2017) Are you experienced? Technical and interpersonal communication prioritization in engineering ESP. In Proceedings of Languages for Specific Purposes in Higher Education – Current Trends, Approaches and Issues. Brno University of Technology/Tschechien.
  • Koenig, Eric, and Katherine Gürtler (2017) Schlüsselkompetenz Kommunikation in MINT-Fächern. Im Tagungsband zum 3. Symposium zur Hochschullehre in den MINT-Fächern.
  • Gürtler, Katherine (2013) The English language in teaching in European higher education. Die neue Hochschule, Ausgabe 03 (2013): 75.
  • Guertler, Katherine, and Elke Kronewald (2010) The automated analysis of media: PRIME web.Analysis. In Martin Welker and Carsten Wünsch (ed.) Die Online-Inhaltsanalyse. Forschungsobjekt Internet. Cologne: Halem.

Ausgewählte Vorträge

  • Żarnowska, Dorota, Eric Koenig, Katherine Guertler, and Jolita Horbačauskienė (2021 Sept.) "International English competence for engineering students." 50th Poznań Linguistic Meeting. Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań/Polen.
  • Guertler, Katherine, and Eric Koenig (2021 July 9) "The topic of topic in LSP." AELFE-TAPP 2021: Multilingual Academic and Professional Communication in a Networked World. Universitat Politécnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain. Virtual delivery.
  • Guertler, Katherine (2020 Sept. 28) "Motivation in der digitalen Lehre am Beispiel Quizzes mit H5P." Tag der digitalen Lehre 2020. University of Regensburg. Virtual delivery.
  • Guertler, Katherine, Kateřina Sedláčková, Beatriz Calvo Martín, Sabina Gola & Romain Racine (2020 Sept. 10) "Pluri-/multi-/flexilingual perspectives in teaching and research at language centres." XVI CercleS international conference. Language Centres at a Crossroad: Open Directions for New Generations of Learners. Masaryk University, Brno/Tschechien.
  • Guertler, Katherine (2020 June 23) "Erfolgsfaktor Motivation in der digitalen Lehre." InnovativeLehre@OTH Regensburg. In-house best practice. Virtual delivery.
  • Koenig, Eric, Katherine Guertler, Dorota Żarnowska and Jolita Horbačauskienė (2020 April 30) "Developing English language competence for global engineers." 2020 IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference (EDUCON). University of Coimbra/University of Porto/Polytechnic of Porto, Portugal. Virtual delivery.
  • Guertler, Katherine, and Eric Koenig (2019 Nov. 16) "English as a Lingua Franca in Manufacturing Professions." Teaching and learning languages in the shadow of lingua franca. Masaryk-Universität, Brno/Tschechische Republik.
  • Koenig, Eric, and Katherine Guertler (2019 Oct. 17) "Creative for a reason, or wherefore creativity in EFL?” Challenges IX: Voices of Creativity and Reason in ELT. Purkyně University, Ústí nad Labem/Tschechische Republik.
  • Guertler, Katherine, and Eric Koenig (2019 July 11) "Field report: Applied ESP in engineering." 22nd Conference on Language for Specific Purposes. University of Padua, Italien.
  • Koenig, Eric, and Katherine Guertler (2019 July 10) "Fine-“toon”ing technical lexis: Applied gamification and domain-targeting in ESP." 22nd Conference on Language for Specific Purposes. University of Padua, Italien.
  • Koenig, Eric, and Katherine Guertler (2018 Sept. 06) "Technical and interpersonal communication prioritization in engineering ESP." XV CercleS International Conference 2018: "Broad Perspecitves on Language Education in the Globalized World". Poznan University of Technology, Posen/Polen.
  • Koenig, Eric, and Katherine Guertler (2018 Apr. 03) "Report: Longitudinal study of undergraduate engineers." GELS Training Week. KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm/Schweden.
  • Koenig, Eric, and Katherine Guertler (2018 Mar. 22) "Supporting weaker students in the mixed-level ESL classroom." Challenges of Foreign Language Teaching 8. Purkyně University, Ústí nad Labem/Tschechische Republik.
  • Koenig, Eric, and Katherine Gürtler (2018 Mar. 3) "Student heterogeneity and English language competence  – causes and consequences for UAS technical English." 30. Arbeitstagung des Arbeitskreis der Sprachenzentren. Bauhaus-Universität Weimar/Deutschland.
  • Guertler, Katherine, and Eric Koenig (2018 Feb. 3) "Rev your engines: ESP needs analysis for the automotive industry." 3rd International Conference, Association of LSP Teachers at Higher Education Institutions. University College EFFECTUS, Zagreb/Kroatien.
  • Koenig, Eric, and Katherine Guertler. (2017 Nov. 10) "Are you experienced? Technical and interpersonal communication prioritization in engineering ESP." Languages for Specific Purposes in Higher Education – Current Trends, Approaches and Issues. Brno University of Technology/Tschechische Republik.
  • Gürtler, Katherine (2017 Nov. 8) "English today for an international tomorrow." Dies Studiosus, OTH Regensburg.
  • Gürtler, Katherine, and Eric Koenig (2017 Sept. 26) "Schlüsselkompetenz Kommunikation in MINT-Fächern." 3. Symposium zur Hochschullehre in den MINT-Fächern. Technische Hochschule Nürnberg Georg Simon Ohm. Nürnberg/Deutschland.
  • Guertler, Katherine, and Eric Koenig (2017 June 29) "Learner heterogeneity in the LSP classroom: expectations and strategies." 21st Conference on Language for Specific Purposes. NHH Norwegian School of Economics. Bergen/Norwegen.
  • Koenig, Eric, and Katherine Guertler (2017 June 2) "Leveraging the vocational advantage." CAES International Conference Faces of English 2: Teaching and researching academic and professional English. University of Hong Kong.
  • Guertler, Katherine, and Elke Kronewald (2013 Apr. 20) "Implementing internationalization: English-medium instruction in Germany." The English Language in Teaching in European Higher Education. University of Copenhagen/Dänemark.
  • Guertler, Katherine, and Wolfgang Jung (2008 Oct. 25) "Turning public opinion into an asset." IBM Information on Demand Conference. Las Vegas/USA.
  • Guertler, Katherine, and Jochen Dörre (2008 June 4) "Real-world text analysis solutions with IBM OmniFind Enterprise Edition." IBM Information on Demand EMEA Conference. Den Haag/Niederlande.