Dr. Verena Jung

Professional Experience

2012 -current
Lecturer in ESP (English for Special Purposes) at the University of South Westphalia, Soest

Lecturer in Interpreting and Translation at the School of Humanities, Languages and Social Sciences at Salford University

Lecturer in German in the School of Management and Languages, Department of Languages and Intercultural Studies at Heriot-Watt University,

September 1998-December 2002
Lektorin (DAAD) at the German Department of the University of Leeds

October 1996 to March 1998
Lecturer at the University of Düsseldorf

April 1996 -September 1998
Lecturer at the School for Medical Technicians, Düsseldorf

January 1996-October 1997
Graduate assistant to Professor Stein at the Linguistics Department Anglistik III, Düsseldorf

September 1995 - December 1996
Commissioned Translator for Peter Hutchinson

October 1995
Intern at Publishing House Verlag Volk und Welt, Berlin

September 1992 - September 1995
Student assistant to Professor Stein at the Linguistics Department

September 1991 – May 1992
Teaching Assistant at Mount Holyoke College , USA


January 2003 to June 2004
PG CAP, Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice, Postgraduate certificate in lecturing pedagogy at Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh

April 1996-August 1999
PhD degree course with Professor Dr. Dieter Stein at the Heinrich-Heine University of Düsseldorf, sponsored by Ph.D grant of the University

October 1989 - October 1995
Diplom (MA) in Literary Translation (Degree Course in Translation Studies from English and French into German, English, French and German literature and linguistics) at the Heinrich-Heine University, Düsseldorf

October 1993- June 1994:
Licence in Lettres Modernes at the Université de Haute Bretagne in Rennes, France

October 1992 - July 1994
Supplementary Degree in Teaching German as a Foreign Language

September 1991 - May 1992
Certificate in American Studies at Mount Holyoke College , Massachussetts, USA, Certificate in General Language Interpretation at the University of Massachusetts, USA