Hannah Hedegard

Department of English

Postal Address
Graduate School of the Arts and Humanities
Center for the Study of Language and Society
Walter Benjamin Kolleg
Universität Bern
Muesmattstrasse 45
CH-3012 Bern

Hannah Hedegard

Hannah has a joint degree from the University of Edinburgh in Linguistics and Japanese, and an MSc from the University of York in Forensic Speech Science. She has worked as an Assistant and PhD student in the University of Bern’s English department since November 2015.

Title of PhD Project

The status, development and structure of English in the Cocos Keeling Islands

Research Foci

World Englishes | Language Analysis for the Determination of Origin (LADO) | Socio-Phonetics and Second Language Acquisition