- Multilinguism and medical tourism
- Language in capitalism and neoliberalism
- Language ideologies in the post-Soviet sphere
Research projects (direction)
01.2014 - 12.2015In line with the growth of linguistically mediated knowledge in the neoliberal new economy, the international health care sector requires some of its workforce to be multilingual, reflecting an increasing multilingualization as a means of...
Research projects (collaboration)
Linguistic resources and the management of labor in the healthcare industry
01.2015 - 09.2019Using the healthcare industry as a site of study, this project aims to uncover the conditions in which particular configurations of language proficiency and speakers become desired commodities, as the demands of globally mobile patients are...