Areas of specialization:
Language use, discourse studies, more specifically: text structure, (comprehension and acquisition of) coherence relations, discourse perspective, language use and new media

I contribute to the following programs

  • Dutch Language and Culture (BA)
  • Communication and Information Studies (Communicatie- & Informatiewetenschappen, CIW) (BA, MA)
  • Language and Communication (Research Master)
  • Educational Master Language and Culture Studies: Dutch.

I teach the following courses:

Foundations of Language and Communciation (Research Master Language and Communication) (together with Paul Vogt)
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Communiatieve Praktijken in de Digitale Samenleving (Educ. Master  Language and Culture Studies: Dutch) (together with Herman Giesbers)
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Praktische Onderzoeksvaardigheden Neerlandistiek (Practical Research Skills Dutch Language and Literature) (BA, NTC) (together with Jos Joosten and Margit Rem)
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Communication Practices in the Digital Society (MA, CIW) (together with José Sanders)
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