Dr. Hilke Engfer

Contact

Frau Dr. Engfer ist nicht mehr an der UDE tätig.

Für Studienbucheinträge oder ähnliche Angelegenheiten wenden Sie sich bitte an Prof. Birte Bös.

Education

2011 Doctor of Philosophy in Modern Languages
Centre for Transnational Studies, University of Southampton, UK

2006 Magister Artium in Anglistik und Germanistik
Universität Duisburg-Essen

Research Interests

  • conversation analysis
  • ethnomethodology
  • embodied and distributed cognition
  • emotion management

Publications

accepted for publication: Dinner with Wilma. The role of intersubjective remembering in interactions with an Alzheimer’s patient. Cognitive Semiotics.

Engfer, H. (2013): A brief overview of the potential (pitfalls) of CA in research with cognitively impaired individuals, in A. v. Hülsen-Esch, M. Seidler & C. Tagsold (eds.), Methoden der Alter(n)sforschung, Bielefeld: transkript Verlag, pp. 143-155.

Engfer, H. (2011), Cake or Meat? A Case Study on Dinner Conversations in a German Migrant-in-the-Family Household, in P. Backhaus (ed), Communication in Elderly Care, London: Continuum (pp. 112-129).

Engfer, H. (2009), Polnische Betreuerinnen in der häuslichen Altenpflege in Deutschland – eine interdiskursive Perspektive, in I. Röskau-Rydel, P. Fischer, B. Kerski, K. Ruchniewicz, M. Krzoska, Deutsch-Polnische Gesellschaft Bundesverband e.V. (eds), Inter Finitimos – Jahrbuch zur deutsch-polnischen Beziehungsgeschichte, 6, Osnabrück: fibre Verlag (pp. 291-294).

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Professional memberships

Distributed Health Interaction (DHI) Research Group, Odense Centre Affiliate, Denmark
Distributed Language Research Group

Conference committee

InterFace – 1st National Symposium for Humanities and Technology, University of Southampton, July 2009.

Editorial board position

First issue of LASS Doctoral Research Journal , University of Southampton, May 2010.

Conferences and workshops

'The potential (pitfalls) of CA in research with cognitively impaired individuals'
Methodische Perspektiven der Alter(n)sforschung, Düsseldorf-Kaiserswerth, 22./23.11.2012.

Invited participant to the workshop Diskurse über Migration und Domestic Work
Universität Frankfurt/ Main, 7.12.2009.

Invited participant to 2. Distributed Thinking Symposium
Hertfordshire University (UK), 17./18.9.2009.

Master-class The Everyday Life of Families: A View from Linguistic Anthropology
Elinor Ochs & Alessandro Duranti (UCLA)
King's College, London (UK), 26.06.2009.

'Polish Care workers in 24h home care – an interdiscursive perspective'
Regions of Culture – Regions of Identity, International Summer School, Universität Marburg, July 2008.

'Regional narratives in Uecker-Randow in the light of Polish settlement'
Regions of Culture – Regions of Identity, International Summer School, Universität Marburg, July 2008.