Prof. Dr. Rosemarie Tracy

Prof. Dr. Rosemarie Tracy
Senior Professor
University of Mannheim
Anglistik I
Schloss – Room EW 265
68161 Mannheim
Consultation hour(s):
By appointment. Please send an email.

Rosemarie Tracy studied English and Romance studies and Psychology in Mannheim, Göttingen, and in the United States of America from 1968 to 1980. After completing her studies, she worked as an academic staff member at the English Department of the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, then as a lecturer in linguistics and psycholinguistics at the Schule für Logopädie of SRH in Heidelberg. In 1986, she graduated and worked as an assistant lecturer at the English Department of Eberhard Karls University Tübingen. After her habilitation in 1995, she accepted a position at the University of Mannheim, where she still holds the chair of English Linguistics.


  • Tracy, R., Thoma, D., Michel, M. & Ofner, D. (2014). SprachKoPF: Sprachliche Kompetenzen pädagogischer Fachkräfte. In Bildungsforschung 2020 - Herausforderungen und Perspektiven : Dokumentation der Tagung des Bundesministeriums für Bildung und Forschung vom 29.–30. März 2012 (S. 285–287). Bildungsforschung, BMBF: Berlin ; Bonn.
  • Gawlitzek, I. & Tracy, R. (2005). All children start out as multilinguals. In J. Cohen (eds.), ISB4 : proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Bilingualism (S. 875–889). , Cascadilla Press: Somerville, MA.