CV

EDUCATION

15/02/2007 – 24/03/2013
PhD with highest honour (summa cum laude), IfL – Phonetics, University of Cologne (UoC), “Gestural Coordination and Subsyllabic Constituency: The Case of Word Initial Clusters in Italian“ 

01/04/2004 – 15/02/2007
Magistra Artium, UoC: Phonetics, English Philology and Scandinavian Philology

POSITIONS

01/10/2019 – 
Researcher (Chargée de recherche) at Laboratoire de Phonétique et Phonologie, UMR 7018 (CNRS/Sorbonne Nouvelle)

01/05/2019 – 30/09/2019
DFG Research Fellowship; Project: Aging effects on prosodic marking in speech (AGES), Laboratoire de Phonétique et Phonologie/UMR 7018, CNRS/Sorbonne Nouvelle

01/02/2012 – 24/03/2019
Researcher (Full-time), UoC

FELLOWSHIPS, GRANTS, AWARDS

01/05/2019
DFG Research Fellowship

09/07/2018
Scholarship “Kongressreise”, Interspeech 2018, Hyderabad, India, DAAD

25/04/2018
Grant “Mobility Grant for Postdocs”, UoC – Visiting scholar at Laboratoire de Phonétique et Phonologie (LPP), Université Sorbonne Nouvelle, Paris (20/05/2018 – 16/06/2018)

10/01/2018
Grant Scientific Event “Language and dynamic representation“ (Paris-Cologne workshop series), DFH/UFA, PIs: Anne Hermes, Martine Grice, Ioana Chitoran

01/11/2017
Seed funding project “AGES – Aging in Speech”, UoC

16/05/2017
Grant “Network & Exchange”, UoC – Visiting scholar at LPP, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle, Paris (01/09/2017 – 05/11/2017)

02/06/2016
Grant “Mobility Grant for Postdocs”, UoC – Visiting scholar at University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, USA (06/10/2016 – 07/11/2016)

25/10/2016
Seed funding project “Effekte der Tiefen Hirnstimulation auf die Sprechmotorik bei der Realisierung prosodischer Konstituenten”, UoC, PIs: Anne Hermes, Doris Mücke

04/09/2014 – 27/08/2015
Scholarship “Cornelia-Harte-Mentoring Pro”, UoC

01/01/2014 – 31/12/2015
Award “Junior Leo Spitzer Prize”, UoC

07/11/2013
Grant “International Scientific Event”, Funding for 10th International Seminar on Speech Production (05/05/2014 – 08/05/2014), Cologne, DFG, PI (Martine Grice); Co-Applicants (Anne Hermes & Doris Mücke)

02/04/2013
Research grant “Tonal Placement – the Interaction of Qualitative andQuantitative Factors”, Volkswagen Foundation, PIs: Anne Hermes, Martine Grice, Louis Goldstein, Rachid Ridouane, Carlos Gussenhoven, Bert Remijsen, Joyce McDonough

18/03/2013
Scholarship “Vortragsreise” – Visiting scholar at USC, Los Angeles, USA, DAAD

20/04/2011
Award “Northern Digital Inc. Excellence Award”, 9th International Seminar on Speech Production (20/06/2011 –  23/06/2011), Montréal, Canada

ORGANISATION OF SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS

03/06/2019 – 05/06/2019
6th Paris-Cologne Collaborative Meeting  “Language and dynamic representations” (Co-organiser), Cologne

29/05/2018 – 31/05/2018
5th Paris-Cologne Collaborative Meeting  “Language and dynamic representations” (Co-organiser), Paris

04/12/2017 – 06/12/2017
4th Paris-Cologne Collaborative Meeting/Bilateral SFB1252-Workshop “LMMs and GAMMs”, Cologne (Main organiser), http://sfb1252.uni-koeln.de/36204.html

17/06/2017 – 19/06/2017
3rd International Workshop on Dynamic Modeling, Cologne (Co-organiser), http://dymo.uni-koeln.de

09/08/2015
ToPIQQ Workshop, Glasgow, UK (Co-organiser)

11/06/2015 – 12/06/2015
International Workshop on Dynamic Modeling (DyMo II), Cologne (Co-organiser), http://dymo.uni-koeln.de/dymo2015

05/05/2014 – 08/05/2014
10th International Seminar on Speech Production (ISSP), Cologne (Co-organiser), http://www.issp2014.uni-koeln.de

30/05/2012 – 01/05/2012
Prosody of the Wider World (ProWW), Cologne (Co-organiser), http://www.proww.uni-koeln.de

01/07/2010 – 03/07/2010
Cologne International Workshop on Prosody (Co-organiser)

VISITING SCHOLAR

Laboratoire de Phonétique et Phonologie, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle, Paris, France:
Sept-Nov 2017, Jan-Feb 2018, May-June 2018

Department of Linguistics, University of Southern California Los Angeles, USA:
Feb/March 2013, 2014, 2015, Oct/Nov 2016

TEACHING ACTIVITIES

04/2004 – present
Undergraduate and graduate courses, UoC: “Gestures and segments”, “Prosodic effects”, “Laboratory Phonology I”, “Acoustics”, “Statistics”, “Research class: Prosody”

MEMBERSHIPS OF SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES

2014 – present
International Phonetic Association (IPA)

2011 – present
Association for Laboratory Phonology (ALP)

2008 – present
International Speech Communication Association (ISCA)