Monash Professor Awarded a prestigious Humboldt Fellowship

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Professor Farzad Sharifian, Director of the University’s Language and Society Centre, has been awarded a prestigious Humboldt Fellowship for Experienced Researchers by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Germany.

 

The Fellowship will allow Professor Sharifian to collaborate with distinguished German linguist, Professor Hans-Georg Wolf, at Potsdam University in the study of intercultural and international communication.

Professor Sharifian’s project, Application of Cultural Linguistics in Intercultural Communication and World Englishes, will apply the cutting-edge research framework of Cultural Linguistics to the study of intercultural and international communication.

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