Junior Research Meeting - JRM 2018
From 10to 11 September 2018, the was hosted by the University of Duisburg-Essen, Campus Essen, Germany. This international two-day conference with focus on allowed early career applied linguists to present their research and network in an interactive and informal international environment. ‘Junior Researchers’ included those working on their Master’s and PhD theses, as well as those who had graduated within the last three years. At the conference, each session had designated senior researchers as commentators to foster questions and discussion. Presenters were able to choose between different formats, i.e. shorter Lightning Papers as well as longer talks.
We welcomed researchers from all around the world with presentations in the following areas:
Keynote speakers werefrom the Rikkyo University in Tokyo, Japan and from the University of Paderborn, Germany.
The organising committee consisted of Bernd Rüschoff, Katja Heim, Luisa Alfes, Samuel Sanders, Antje Dietrich-Hullin and Fabian Großeloser.