Current information from HFU about the Corona virus:

Morag McNair

Morag McNair

Business English - HFU Business School
Editor HFU English website - Communications Dept.

  • HFU Business School and Communications Dept.
  • Schwenningen Campus
  • Room C 0.01
  • Phone +49 7720 307-4520

Office hours

Fridays 11.15am to 12.15pm

Curriculum Vitae

2015Cert IBET Certificate (with distinction) in International Business English Training, Trinity College, London
1991 - presentRegular participation in TEFL training courses in Germany and UK
1985Certified Canadian Travel Counsellor, Canadian Travel School, Toronto, Canada
1981MA in Geography, University of Edinburgh, Scotland
2008 - presentBusiness English lecturer (50%) for HFU Business School, Furtwangen University
2008Lecturer for BA in Tax and Auditing programme, Cooperative University of Baden-Württemberg (DHBW), Schwenningen
1993 - 2008Self-employed in-company trainer (business and technical English) at various international companies in the region (incl. Aesculap, Thomson Brand, Hengstler, Marquart, Maico Ventilatoren)
1993 - 1996Founder and director of own language school, "The English Centre", Schwenningen
1991 - 1993English teacher, Inlingua Language School, Villingen (incl. teacher on Foreign Language Correspondent course, in-company trainer)
1985 - 1990Various positions in travel industry in Toronto, Canada, including: corporate travel agent, group travel organiser, teacher on travel agent course in business school, in-company website administrator and reservations trainer for customers and staff for one of Canada's largest corporate travel companies, Rider Travel.


Field of research and / or teaching

HFU Business School (50%)


  • IBM1 and IBM2 - Business English and Academic English
  • IBW1 - Business English

Field of work

Communications Department (50%)

  • Maintenance and updating of HFU English website
  • Development, translation and correction of new English website content in cooperation with HFU services and faculties
  • Translation and correction of HFU advertising media (e.g. web, print)
  • Compilation and updating of German-English HFU glossary
  • Updating of English version of General Bachelor's and Master's Study and Examinations Regulations (SPOs)