Julia Khrebtan-Hörhager's research and teaching interests are in intercultural and international communication, European studies and globalization, international cinematography, and critical media studies.
Dr. Khrebtan-Hörhager is a recipient of the Top Paper Award from the Intercultural Communication Division of the International Communication Association. Her publications address issues of transnational citizenship, identity, transformation, and cross-cultural dialogue in contemporary European and American cinematography.
Feminist perspectives on communication, as well as business and leadership with a global mindset are further areas of her research.
Dr. Khrebtan-Hörhager is also a Lecturer of German and Italian at the Department of Languages and Literatures of the University of Denver, where, in addition to the actual languages courses, she teaches seminars in German cinematography, literature, intercultural communication, and European diversity.
Together with the Center for Global Education of the University of Colorado, Julia Khrebtan-Hörhager is currently designing a travel study course to Europe.