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Education

PhD

General Linguistics & German Linguistics Departments, Universität Tübingen, Germany

present
Thesis: Being Friendly is Difficult: Psycholinguistic Experiments on Agentivity in Copular Constructions.
Supervised by Prof. Dr. Claudia Maienborn, Prof. Dr. Oliver Bott

MA

General Linguistics Department, Universität Tübingen, Germany

2013
Thesis: Implicatures in Uncooperative Contexts [ PDF ].
Supervised by Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Sternefeld, Prof. Dr. Ingo Hertrich

Erasmus exchange program

NUI Maynooth, Ireland

2007

Skills

Scientific skills

Eye-Tracking, Data analysis, Experimental Design, Psycholinguistics, Semantics, Pragmatics, VR, Event Management

Software skills

R, SPSS, Experiment Builder, Data Viewer, E-Prime, WebEx2, OnExp2, LaTeX, Microsoft productivity software, Open Office, M-Turk, HTML, XML, Inkscape, GIMP, git

Language skills

Experience

Doctoral Candidate and Researcher

Sonderforschungsbereich 833, project A1, Deutsches Seminar, Universität Tübingen

2014–Present

Empirical research into the mechanisms of meaning adaptation, conference organization, supervision of student assistants, technical support with eye-tracking, R, LaTeX, data analysis, experimental design and participant recruitment.

Research Assistant

Deutsches Seminar

2013–2014

Design, execution, analysis and evaluation of online and offline experiments (e.g. self paced reading and acceptability judgment studies).

Researcher

Research project: "The structure and processing of explanatory discourse in German and Norwegian: a psycholinguistic investigation into discourse theory," Universität Tübingen, NTNU Trondheim, University of Alberta

2012–2013

Research into implicit causality. Planning, execution, analysis & evaluation of eye-tracking and continuation experiments at Tübingen University & NTNU Trondheim. Organization of the 2013 Discourse Expectations: Theoretical, Experimental, and Computational Perspectives workshop.

Research Assistant

Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics (Human Perception, Cognition and Action), Tübingen

2012

Execution, analysis and evaluation of experiments in a virtual-reality setting. Data preparation, transcription and annotation.

Research Assistant

Sonderforschungsbereich 833, project B1, Universität Tübingen

2010–2014

Organization & management of an eye-tracking lab, programming carrying out, and analysis of experiments (visual word eye-tracking, reading-time, picture verification, continuation, forced-choice, acceptability judgment). Organization of conferences and workshops (3rd Workshop on Semantic Processing, Logic and Cognition, Linguistic Evidence 2012).

Tutor/Teaching Assistant

Deutsches Seminar, Englisches Seminar and Seminar für Sprachwissenschaft, Universität Tübingen

2009–2014

Various courses, including Experimentelle Methodik, Introduction to Old English, Introduction to Phonetics and Phonology.

Student Assistant

Modern Irish Department, NUI Maynooth

2009

Academic support, digitizing and archiving of books.

Student Advisor

Fachschaft Sprachwissenschaft, Seminar für Sprachwissenschaft, Universität Tübingen

2006–2010

Providing prospective and current students with information about their course of studies. Promoting the Department of Linguistics at Open Day. Communicating with academic staff on behalf of the students. Organizing the student conference TaCoS 2007 in Tübingen, as well as other occasional get-togethers and celebrations.

Treasurer, Project Manager, Assistant Managing Editor

Stowarzyszenie W Cieniu Lipy Czarnoleskiej, Wrocław, Poland

2006–2017

Editorial work, typesetting, event organization, book keeping, website maintenance.

Professional Development

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2014

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