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Åsa Wengelin


Åsa Wengelin
Professor , Vicedekan
+46 31 786 4909

Room number: F313
Postal Address: Box 200, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Renströmsgatan 6 , 41256 Göteborg

Humanities Faculty Office (More Information)
Box 200
405 30 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Renströmsgatan 6 , 412 55 Göteborg

About Åsa Wengelin

I am a professor of Swedish language and I have been at the department since 2011. My main research interests are: the written language production process, the relation between spoken and written language, literacy acquisition, language disorders and lingustic accessability (e.g. plain language and easy readers).

I am the P.I. of the research project Att tala är silver och skriva guld – eller? (Speech recognition to help children with writing difficulties produce better texts?) which is funded by the Marcus and Amalia Wallenberg Foundation and a member of a project group investigating Aphasia and Syntactic Processing in Written Production, funded by the Swedish Research Council.

I currently serve as the associate dean for research at the Faculty of Arts and therefore my teaching is limited at the moment. This semester I will only give occasional lectures in some of the teacher programs.

Before my appointment at the University of Gothenburg I held positions as research scholar at Florida Atlantic University and Lund University, senior lecturer in special education at Karlstad University and senior lecturer – and later guest professor – in disability studies at Halmstad  University College. 

Latest publications

Combining keystroke logging with other methods: Towards an experimental environment for writing process research
Åsa Wengelin
Observing writing: Insights from keystroke logging and handwriting / Edited by Eva Lindgren, Kirk Sullivan, Leiden, Brill, Chapter in book 2019
Chapter in book

Changes in writing ability over a three year period – a case study from a person with post-stroke aphasia
Charlotte Johansson, Åsa Wengelin, Ingrid Henriksson
International Clinical Phonetics and Linguistics Association Conference, University of Malta. , Poster 2018

Timed written picture naming in 14 European languages
Mark Torrance, Guido Nottbusch, Rui A. Alves, Barbara Arfé, Lucile Chanquoy et al.
Behavior Research Methods, Journal article 2018
Journal article

The Complementary Relationships between Reading and Writing in Children with and without Writing Difficultues
Åsa Wengelin, Barbara Arfé
Writing development in Struggling Learners – Understanding the Needs of Writers Across the Lifecourse / edited by Brett Miller, Peggy McCardle, Vincent Connelly, Leiden, Brill, Chapter in book 2018
Chapter in book

Hur stavar du lilla vän? En jämförelse av stavning i test och i textskrivning hos svenska elever med läs- och skrivsvårigheter
Åsa Wengelin
SPRÅK OCH NORM Rapport från ASLA:s symposium, Uppsala universitet 21–22 april 2016. , Uppsala, ASLA, Svenska föreningen för tillämpad språkvetenskap, Conference paper 2017
Conference paper

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Expressive writing in Swedish 15-year-olds with reading and writing difficulties
Åsa Wengelin, Victoria Johansson, Roger Johansson
Arfé, B., Dockrell, J. & Berninger, V. (Red.) Writing development in children with hearing loss, dyslexia or oral language problems, New York, Oxford University Press, Chapter in book 2014
Chapter in book

Children's perception of their synthetically corrected speech production
Sofia Strömbergsson, Åsa Wengelin, David House
Clinical Linguistics & Phonetics, Journal article 2014
Journal article

Developing a keystroke logging program into a writing experiment environment
Johan Frid, Victoria Johansson, Roger Johansson, Åsa Wengelin
Writing Across Borders, Paris 19–22 Feb 2014 , Poster 2014

Temps et pauses dans l’écriture au clavier
Åsa Wengelin
Leblay, C. & Caporossi, G. (Red.) Temps de lécriture: Enregistrements et représentations, Louvain-la-Neuve, Academia, Chapter in book 2014
Chapter in book


Stavningsförmågans betydelse för textkvalitet hos barn i årskurs fem
Lisa Bengtsson, Sanna Kraft, Ingrid Behrns, Åsa Wengelin
Logopednytt , Journal article 2013
Journal article

Tala läsa skriva
Victoria Johansson, Jana Holsanova, Roger Johansson, Åsa Wengelin
Johansson, V., Carling, G., & Holmer A. (red.) Språket, människan och världen. Människans språk 1-2. , Lund, Studentlitteratur, Chapter in book 2013
Chapter in book


Logging tools to study digital writing processes
Luuk Van Waes, Marïelle Leijten, Eva Lindgren, Åsa Wengelin
I V. W. Berninger (Red.), Past, present, and future contributions of cognitive writing research to cognitive psychology New York/Sussex: Taylor & Francis. , New York, Taylor & Francis, Chapter in book 2012
Chapter in book

Mångdisciplinära forskargrupper – förutsättningar, ledning och genusmönster
Gustav Holmberg, Katarina Jacobsson, Håkan Johansson, Åsa Wengelin
Widén, K. & Lövkrona. I. (Red) AKKA AKkademiska Kollegors ansvar. Ledarutvecklingsprogram för kvinnor och män vid Lunds universitet 2010-2011 Erfarenheter från ett ledarskapsprogram, Lund, Lunds universitet, Chapter in book 2012
Chapter in book

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