The Chair


Welcome to the website of the Chair of Contemporary German Language, short DSG, at the Institute for Linguistics and Communication Studies, short ISK, at the RWTH Aachen University.

The main focus of the holder of the Chair of Contemporary German Language is on applied linguistics, especially language and communication in education and work, variational linguistics, especially special languages, register modelling and language didactics/communicative competence.

In addition, the members of the chair deal with questions of Postcolonial Language Studies but also with linguistics and rhetoric.

Curious about the latest news at the DSG? Have a look at the page News.