Professor Nicola Mclelland

Professor Nicola McLelland
School of Cultures, Languages and Area Studies
Department of German Studies 
+44 (0) 115 951 5815 , +44 (0) 7530 345 868

Expertise summary

German grammar. Language, nation and identity. Spelling reforms. Language standardisation, standard languages. History of modern language education in the UK. Medieval German literature. Modern language teaching and learning in the UK.

She is part of The University of Nottingham’s EU/Europe Expert Group.

Professor McLelland contributes to two blogs, AILA Research Network and History of Modern Language Learning and Teaching in Britain

Previous media experience includes appearances on Radio 4, Making history and on BBC Radio Nottingham.


For more information about Professor McLelland please visit her website

Professor Nicola McLelland

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