Mario Franco Barros

Faculty of Arts and Humanities

Penteada University Campus , Floor 1, Office 1.106

mariofb@staff.uma.pt

(+351) 291 705 348 / 5348

Biographical Notes

Mario Franco Barros is a Professor of German Linguistics at the University of Madeira, Portugal, where he has taught several disciplines in graduate courses during the past twelve years, among which are German Language, German and General Linguistics and Textual Linguistics

He graduated in German Philology at the University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain (1991-1996). In 2002, he completed his Provas de Aptidão Pedagógica e Capacidade Científica (the equivalent to an MA, though not awarding the degree) at the University of Madeira under the supervision of Professor Doctor Bernd Sieberg from the University of Lisbon and Professor Doctor Kurt Millner from the University of Madeira. Didactic work (Theme of the Report on a Lecture): Sprechakt. Struktur und Klassifikation nach J.L. Austin und J.R. Searle. Scientific Work (Theme of the Thesis): Zur Sprechakttheorie. Kurze Darstellung und Kritik. In 2008 he was unanimously awarded his Phd by the jury in German Linguistics with the thesis entitled Neue Medien und Text: Privatbrief und private E-Mail im Vergleich under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Bernd Sieberg.

Research projects:
- Sprachliche und textuelle Merkmale in Weblogs. Ein internationales Projekt (2004-2005), Universidade de Hannover (LUH).
- Proximidade e Distância. Estudos sobre a Língua e a Cultura (2009-2011), CECC.
- Falar-Speaking. A Competência Oral no Ensino de uma Língua Estrangeira - Teaching Oral Communication Skills in Foreign Languages (2012-2014), CECC.
- Microblogs global. Eine internationale Studie zu Twitter & Co. aus der Perspektive von zehn Sprachen und el Ländern (2012-2013), LUH.
- DICONALE (Diccionario Conceptual del alemán y español) (2013-2016), Universidade de Santiago de Compostela (USC).
- Nicknamen international. Zur Namenwahl in sozialen Medien in 14 Sprachen (2016-2018), LUH.
Since 2016: Member of COMBIDIGILEX,USC.

Links:
https://uma-pt.academia.edu/MarioFrancoBarros
https://combidigilex.wixsite.com/deutsch

Publications

- ¿Seudónimos o nombres reales? Sobre cómo creamos lingüísticamente nuestros nicknames?, Mario Franco Barros, Simposio Internacional La Lingüisitica contrastiva del alemán: nuevas perspectivas?, 2019

- Pseudónimos ou nomes reais? Uma análise linguística de utilizadores espanhóis nos media socias, Mario Franco Barros, XI Congresso SOPCOM Comunicação, Turismo e Cultura, 2019

- 14 Spanisch, Mario Franco Barros, 978-3-631-74809-1, Peter Lang, 2018 10

- Estudios sobre verbos de comunicación 3, Mario Franco Barros, I Encontro em Linguística: Sociedades e Culturas, promovido, 2018

- Estudio piloto de verbos de comunicación alemán-español (schreiben/escribir): primeros resultados, Mario Franco Barros, 2º Workshop COMBIDIGILEX ?Estudios piloto basados en corpus linguísticos: bases metodológicas y teóricas?, 2017

- El uso de los dicionários de / para ELE y DaF: análisis de una encuesta desde una perspectiva contrastiva, Irene Sueiro Orallo, Manuel Fernández Méndez, Mario Franco Barros, 9783823380146, Narr, 2016, 20

- II. Dictionaries for special purposes - A new pedagogical dictionary for DAF and ELE with an onomasiological focus, María Egido Vicente, Manuel Fernández Méndez e Mario Franco Barros, 978-989-98666-1-4, Centro de Lingüística da Universidade de Lisboa / Universidade de Aveiro, 2015, 8

- IV. Methoden - Ellipsen und andere Nähemerkmale in der Sprache moderner Medien, Mario Franco Barros, 978-3-8233-6960-8, Narr, 2015 68

- Estudio contrastivo del uso de diccionarios en aprendices de DaF y ELE: consecuencias para la elaboración de un nuevo diccionario bidireccional orientado a la producción, Irene Sueiro Orallo, Manuel Fernández Méndez, Mario Franco Barros, 9783823380146, Internationale Tagung - Contrastivica 2014: Deutsch-iberische Tagung zur kontrastiven Linguistik, 2014

- FALAR - SPEAKING A competência oral no Ensino de uma Língua Estrangeira - Teaching Oral Communication Skills in Foreign Languages, Antonio Chenoll, Bernd Sieberg, Mario Franco e Verena Lindemann, 978-989-98248-2-9, FALAR - SPEAKING A competência oral no Ensino de uma Língua Estrangeira - Teaching Oral Communicati, 2014

Academic Qualifications

- PhD in Letras, 2008, University of Madeira

- Licenciado Degree in Filologia Germânica (Alemão), 1996, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela

Current Duties

- Membro do Conselho Científico da Faculdade de Artes e Humanidades