About UsCharlotte Blattner

Charlotte Blattner is a doctoral candidate at the HCIAS and the Faculty of Modern Languages and a Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes fellow. From 2021 to 2023, she received a doctoral scholarship from the Landesgraduiertenförderung of the state of Baden-Württemberg. In her dissertation project within the Research Training Group “Communication and Society in Ibero-America,” Charlotte investigates the sociolinguistic situation of Spanish as a heritage language in Germany, in which the language is transmitted from generation to generation. Her work contributes to the HCIAS research project “El Español en Europa” and is supervised by HCIAS Prof. Dr. Óscar Loureda and HCIAS Prof. Dr. Francisco Moreno Fernández.

Charlotte Blattner

Charlotte studied translation studies with German, Spanish, and French at the Heidelberg University and has completed several academic stays in Spain. Currently, she coordinates the DAAD-funded teaching project „Communication and Society in Ibero-America – CS@Ibero-America_PLUS“ as well as DAAD-funded international teaching programs of the HCIAS and the Institute for Translation and Interpreting where she is also involved in teaching. Furthermore, Charlotte is an associate researcher for the Observatorio Nebrija del Español of Nebrija University in the field of "Migration and internationalization of Spanish".

Doctoral Research Group Communication and Society in Ibero-America


Charlotte Blattner

Heidelberg Center for Ibero-American Studies | HCIAS
Brunnengasse 1 69117, Heidelberg

Email: charlotte.blattner(at)uni-heidelberg.de