Ladegaard, Hans

 

Ladegaard, Hans, Professor

Qualifications:
B.A. in English Language & Literature, University of Odense, Denmark (1986)
B.A. in Scandinavian Languages & Literature, University of Odense, Denmark (1990)
M.A. English Language & Literature, University of Cambridge, England/ University of Odense, Denmark (1991)
Ph.D. in Sociolinguistics, University of Odense, Denmark (1996)
Teacher Training Diploma, Institute of Education, University of Southern Denmark (1997)

Academic & Professional Experience

Professor and Head, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (2015 -)
Professor (2010-2015) and Head (2011-2014), Hong Kong Baptist University
Associate Professor, Hong Kong Baptist University (2006-2010)
Head of the English Language Teaching Unit, University of Southern Denmark (2000-2004)
Associate Professor, University of Southern Denmark (1999-2006)
Assistant Professor, University of Southern Denmark (1995-1998)
PhD student, University of Southern Denmark (1992-1995)
Teaching Assistant, University of Cambridge, England (1986-1987)

Teaching Areas

Language and Intercultural Communication
Language, Communication and Advertising
Communication and Culture in Organizations
Language, Culture and Society
Language and Gender
Research Skills
Oral Communication and Public Speaking

Research Interests

Intercultural and Intergroup Communication
Language Attitudes and Stereotypes
Language and Gender
Pragmatics & Discourse Analysis
Narratives of Migration
Attitudes and Motivation in Foreign Language Learning