Curriculum Vitae

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MAILING ADDRESS: Universität Konstanz, Fachbreich Linguistik, Fach 184, 78457 Konstanz


2009 - 2014: Dr. phil., Computational Linguistics,
University of Konstanz
2003 - 2009: Diploma of Economics and Business Education and English (Dipl. Hdl.),
University of Konstanz



Computational linguistics (computational rhetoric, discourse processing, computational semantics, lexical semantics, lexical resources) and Visual Analytics for linguistics.


March 2020 -- currentFounder and leader
Steinbeis Transfer Center for Linguistic Data Analysis
July 2018 -- currentAssociate Member
Centre for Argument Technology (ARG-tech)
University of Dundee, UK
April 2017 -- currentPI and coordinator
ADD-up (funded by the VolkswagenStiftung), University of Konstanz
(parental leave from May 2017 to March 2018)
Oct 2016 – March 2017PostDoc
FOR 2111, P8 (Questions Visualized), University of Konstanz
Oct 2012 – Feb 2016Research Associate
VisArgue: Visualizing Political Discourse (funded by the BMBF), University of Konstanz
(parental leave from August 2014 to August 2015)
April 2011 – Sept 2012Research Associate
Computational Analysis of Linguistic Development (funded by the DFG), University of Konstanz
March 2016 - Dec 2016Associated Fellow
Zukunftskolleg, University of Konstanz
Oct 2009 - August 2010Research Assistant & Research Student/
Centre for Next Generation Localisation (CNGL), Dublin City University, Ireland
July 2007 - Oct 2007Research Assistant Intern
Palo Alto Research Center, CA, USA


2016VolkswagenStiftung "International Research in Computational Social Sciences"
"Augmented Deliberative Democracy (ADD-up): Computational Enhancement of Large-scale Public Arbitrations in Real Time" (2017-2020)
Co-applicants: Valentin Gold (University of Göttingen, Germany) and Brian Plüss (University of Dundee, Scotland)
2016Mentorship grant (Argumentation schemes in German transcribed natural speech)
Mentor: Prof. Chris Reed, University of Dundee, Scotland
Zukunftskolleg, University of Konstanz
2016PostDoc Stipend (Extension and Utilization of Urdu/Hindi VerbNet) (Feb. 2016 - Sept. 2016)
Equal Opportunity Office, University of Konstanz
2015Independent Research Start-up Grant (Debating in The Economist - An automatic discourse analysis)
Zukunftskolleg, University of Konstanz
2011Travel grant to California
Equal Opportunity Office, University of Konstanz
2010Doctoral Stipend (Brückenstipendium der Landesgraduiertenförderung) (July 2010 - March 2011)
University of Konstanz


2019Vis4DH @ IEEE Vis 2019 in Vancouver
2018Workshop "Why Indeed? Questions at the Interface of Theoretical and Computational Linguistics"
DGfS Annual Meeting, Universität Stuttgart
2014/2016/2018VisLR workshop series @ LREC
Proceedings of LREC18 Workshop, Miyazaki, Japan.
Proceedings of LREC16 Workshop, Portorož, Slovenia.
Proceedings of LREC14 Workshop, Reykjavik, Iceland.
March 2013 Workshop on the Visualization of Linguistic Patterns
DGfS Annual Meeting, Universität Potsdam
2011-2013DGfS Doktorandenforum


Winter 2013-14Linguistic Gaming with Python (with Miriam Butt), Universität Konstanz
Summer 2013Machine Translation, Universität Konstanz
Winter 2012-2013Computational Linguistics, Universität Konstanz
August 2012Verb and WordNets for Semantic Processing (Week 1), Kathmandu University, Nepal
Summer 2012Machine Translation, Universität Konstanz
Winter 2011-2012Finite-State Morphology (with Miriam Butt), Universität Konstanz
Winter 2008-2009 Introduction to Linguistics (tutorial), Universität Konstanz
Winter 2007-2008 Introduction to LFG (tutorial), Universität Konstanz
Summer 2007 Finite-State Morphology (tutorial), Universität Konstanz


Python, Perl, Prolog, Java, MySQL, HTML, Lexical Function Grammar with XLE, Finite State Technology with XFST


Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL)
Linguistic Society of America (LSA)
LSA Committee for Student Issues and Concerns (COSIAC)
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft