Department of English

Sociolinguistics and Discourse Studies

Olivia Droz-dit-Busset, MA

SNF PhD Candidate

Department of English

B 272
Postal Address
Department of English
Länggassstr. 49
CH – 3012 Bern

Olivia Droz-dit-Busset joined the University of Bern in 2019, where she is currently working on her PhD project on social media influencers as ‘new generation’ copy-writers, which is part of the SNSF funded project "Elite Creativities". She previously completed her MA in Language and Communication Research at Cardiff University, after obtaining a BA in English Languages and Literatures with a minor in Psychology at the University of Bern.


Research interests

critical discourse studies, digital/social media discourse, multimodality, ethnography, corpus linguistics, language workers, discourse and community, discourse and identity construction, language and gender