Career opportunities after EMLex graduation – a general overview

Post-graduates will be able to work either as lexicographers at a publishing company or as academic lexicographers in all fields of lexicography, ranging from the conception of printed and online dictionaries to specific lexicographical tasks through to the technical realisation of lexicographical software and information systems.

EMLex brings together students from different countries of the world. Graduates will be Europe-wide specialists because EMLex is unique in Germany and Europe, even more so with regard to its international form of organization.



EMLex graduates
Shao Jianan (China) is now working for the Chinese enterprise ByteDance, where she is responsible for costumer feedbacks and app feature testing of the app “Tiktok”.
Wiebke Schulte (Samuel Linde Class) has been working at the Goethe-Dictionary (Berlin-Brandenburgischen Akademie der Wissenschaften) as a research assistant since April 2019.
Bianca Mertens is a PhD student at FNRS/Université de Liège, Belgium (2014-2018)
Annalena Hütsch is a PhD student at FNS/Université de Neuchâtel, Switzerland (2015-2019)
Amélie Daloz is a PhD student at Université de Lille 3, France (2017-2020)
Khrystyna Lettner is now Dr. Khrystyna Lettner. She has finished her PhD at FAU an her PhD thesis “Beispielangaben in der ein- und zweisprachigen pädagogischen Lexikographie des Deutschen” will be ublished in „Lexicographica. Series Maior“ soon.
Marie-Thérèse Kneib has a permanent position at a private elementary school in France (since 2016)
Azra Hayat is working as a French teacher in India
Carmen González Martín is a lecturer for Spanish at Université de Paris 13 (since 2012)
Yomna Abbass teaches French (for translational purposes) at the university of Alexandria (Egypt)
Elodie Jactel is a contract teacher in information science at secondary schools in Réhon (France, since 2013)
Elaine Chan has a permanent position as a linguist at the company Xilopix in France
Aleksandra Boruszka has been working in the financial department of Pricewaterhouse & Coopers (Poland) since her graduation
Cristian Bianco has been working in a hotel in Rome since his graduation
Louis Albrecht received a temporary job at ATILF (CNRS) after his internship there. Before, he worked in public administration (2015-2016)
Agnieszka Urantówka has been working in accounting at Capgemini in Katowice (Poland) since her graduation
Marie André worked as a terminologist at The WiW, a private enterprise (2015-2016). Since 2017, she has held a permanent position as a web content marketing assistant at the private enterprise Via-Mobilis (Mirecourt, France)
Dagmara Baran (Cierpka)  has been working in contract administration at Ista shared Services since her graduation (Gliwice, Poland)
Stefano Angelucci is working at in Lille (France)
Bianca Mertens worked as a lexicographer at the Lessico Etimologico Italiano in Saarbrücken (Germany, 2012) and the Dictionnaire Etymologique de l’Ancien Français in Heidelberg (Germany, 2013). She was also a secondary school teacher for French in Saint Vith (2012-2013) and is now a PhD student
Karolina Lukawsk has been working at T+K Tempuskontor GmbH in Cologne, an education centre, as a German teacher since her graduation
 Candice Delaite worked as a computational lexicographer at CNRS/ATILF (2015-2016) and as a PhD researcher (CIFRE contract) at MVS, a private company (2016). Since 2017, she has been a computational linguist in the private company Proxem
 Anja Kürzinger worked as a programme coordinator for the Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree EMLex in Erlangen (10/2015-03/2017). Since then, she has been working at the company Speech Scientist in Aachen
 Anna Roter has been working in the financial department of Pricewaterhouse & Coopers (Poland) since her graduation

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