Visiting Research Fellow, German
Publications and Further Research Outputs
Introducing Blended Learning into Tertiary Level German: An Activity Theoretical Analysis in, editor(s)John L. Plews and Barbara Schmenk , Traditions and Transitions: Curricula for German Studies, Waterloo, Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2013, pp315-332 , [G S Martin, H O'Sullivan, B O'Rourke]
Helen O'Sullivan, Language Learner Narrative: An Exploration of Muendigkeit in Intercultural Literature, Amsterdam and New York, Rodopi, 2012
'The Irish are too polite': Analysing stereotype and identity dynamics in student webchat in, editor(s)Arnd Witte and Theo Harden , Intercultural competence: Concepts, challenges, evaluations, Oxford, Peter lang, 2011, pp393 - 409, [O'Sullivan, Helen, Martin, Gillian, and O'Rourke, Breffni]
Helen O'Sullivan, Autonomy Abroad: Metaphors of Mündigkeit in Language Learner Narrative, Language and Intercultural Communication, 10, (2), 2010, p106 - 118
Helen O'Sullivan, Father Tongue and Mother Tongue: Elias Canetti, Trinity Journal of Postgraduate Research, 2006
Member of the Editorial Board of Language and Intercultural Communication.
Convenor of the Department of Germanic Studies Research Colloquium.
Joint Communications Officer for IALIC.
Awards and Honours
Government of Ireland Postdoctoral Fellowship
Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Benefaction Fund, TCD
European Language Label for "SpEakWise"
Government of Ireland Postgraduate Scholarship
Association of Third-Level Teachers of German in Ireland
Association for German Studies in Great Britain and Ireland
International Association for Languages and Intercultural Communication
Poetics and Linguistics Association