Jan Engberg is an internationally distinguished researcher in specialised communication. He is a Doctor of Philosophy and is currently working as a professor of knowledge communication in Aarhus University in Denmark.
Together with his research groups Engberg has focused on the forms of specialised communication, knowledge communication, and popularisation. He has authored several peer-reviewed publications and is a sought-after speaker in international conferences. He has also worked as a visiting professor in Germany and Italy. He is the editor-in-chief of Fachsprache – International Journal of Specialized Communication and an editorial council member of several scientific journals.
The University of Vaasa highly regards Engberg's significant scientific merits in specialised communication. Engberg has a tight, long-term relationship with the University of Vaasa, which in its research in communication sciences has focused particularly on specialised communication, technical communication, and terminology research.