Center for the Study of Language and Society (CSLS)


Jessica Rohr

Jessica is a PhD student at Purdue University, in Indiana, USA. She is currently a Fulbright Scholar and visiting doctoral student at the CSLS (Center for the Study of Language and Society) at the University of Bern. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology and French (Minor in International Studies) from Longwood University in Virginia, USA and a Master of Arts in Language and Culture with a specialisation in Applied Sociolinguistics from Purdue University. As a Fulbright Scholar at CSLS, Jessica studies bilingualism in Swiss dialects. 

Research Foci

Sociolinguistics | Language and Identity | Dialects | Intercultural Communicative Competence in Language Teaching and Linguistics