Curriculum vitae

Current positions

Winter term 2017/18 Temporary replacement position full professor of general linguistics/ semantics, Department of Linguistics, University of Konstanz.

since March 2017 Fellow in the Brigitte-Schlieben-Lange-Programme of the Minstry of Science, Research and the Arts of the State of Baden-Württemberg.

since 2008 Research Fellow, Zukunftskolleg and Department of Linguistics, University of Konstanz

Previous Positions

July 2016 - Aug 2017
Researcher in the Priority Programm XPrag.de, project BiasQ: Bias in Polar Questions, Department of Linguistics, University of Konstanz, PIs: Bettina Braun and Maribel Romero.

Summer term 2013
Temporary replacement position full professor of general linguistics/ semantics, Department of Linguistics, University of Konstanz.

Sept 2003 - July 2008
Researcher in the SFB 441 Linguistic Data Structures, University of Tübingen, Project B10 Typology and Logical Form of Sentential Negation, project leader: Arnim von Stechow

March - Oct 2002
Researcher in the sub-project Auge und Sprache of the EU-Project AMD-Read in collaboration with the Eye-Hospital at the University of Tübingen, project leader: Uli Sauerland

1997 - 2001
Research and teaching assistant, Linguistics Department, University of Tübingen

Academic degrees
 
2007 Dr. phil. in General Linguistics, University of Tübingen
Dissertation: Negative Indefinites (published 2011 by Oxford University Press),
Supervisor: Arnim von Stechow

2002 M.A. (with distinction) in General Linguistics, Computer Science and Psychology, University of Tübingen

University education

Jan-June 2003 Visiting student at the Department of Linguistics and Philosphy, MIT, USA

2002-2007 PhD student, University of Tübingen

Sept 1998 - Sept 1999 Visiting student at the Centre of Cognitive Science, University of Edinburgh, UK

1995 - 2002 studying at the University of Tübingen, subjects: General Linguistics (major), Computer Science and Psychology (minor)