Susanne Krauss

Department of Language and Linguistics
 Susanne Krauss



Susanne joined the Languages for All team at the University of Essex in 2015. Before that, she worked in a BMBF research project at the University of Marburg, Germany on combining adult migrant literacy training with vocational-related contents in German as a foreign language. She was DAAD-Lektorin at the University of Kent from 2007 to 2012 and has taught German as a foreign language at both undergraduate and graduate level in universities in Germany, USA and UK. Member of the DAAD Ortslektorenprogramm, EuroCALL and the Association for Learning Technology


  • PhD in German as a foreign language - Justus-Liebig-University Giessen, Germany (in progress)

  • MA (Magister) in American Studies, Media Arts and German as a Foreign Language - Philipps-University Marburg, Germany

Research and professional activities

Research interests

language learning technologies

e-learning / blended learning

second language acquisition

vocabulary learning

Computer-assisted Language Learning (CALL)

foreign language teaching

Current research

vocabulary acquisition

digital technologies

Teaching and supervision

  • German Portfolio (LX291)

  • German Portfolio (LX292)

  • German Portfolio (LX293)

  • German Beginners 1 (LX296)

  • German Beginners 2 (LX297)

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