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Curriculum Vitae

 
Assistant Professor (wissenschaftliche Assistenz)

Sprachwissenschaftliches Seminar
Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
Belfortstraße 18

79085 Freiburg im Breisgau
Germany

EMail: becker.linguistics(at)gmail.com

Telephone: +49761 203 3166

Web: https://laurabecker.gitlab.io/

Consultation hour: by arrangement

Employment

since 09/2020 Assistant Professor (akademische Rätin), Chair fo General Linguistics, Department of Linguistics, University of Freiburg
2018-08/2020 Post-doc (wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin), Chair of Language and Cognition, Department of English and American Studies, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany
2018 Post-doc (wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin), Department of Romance Studies, SFB “Prominence in Language”, University of Cologne, Germany

Education

2015-2018

PhD Program in Theoretical Linguistics, Graduate School “Interaction of Grammatical Building Blocks”, University of Leipzig, Germany
Thesis: Articles in the world’s languages
Supervisors: Prof. Martin Haspelmath, Prof. Barbara Stiebels

2013-2015

MA Program in General Linguistics, University of Mainz, Germany
Thesis: Hungarian and Russian preverbs and their contribution to aspectual meaning
Supervisors: Prof. Björn Wiemer, Prof. László Károly

09-12/2014

Research stay, Russian State University for the Humanities, Moscow, Russia

2010-2013

BA Program in General Linguistics & Portugese, University of Mainz, Germany
Thesis: Hungarian preverbs and their functioning
Supervisor: Prof. Walter Bisang

08-12/2012

Erasmus program, Nova University of Lisbon, Portugal

Teaching

Summer term 2020 Institut für Anglistik und Amerikanistik, Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg:
Introduction to English Linguistics II (Aufbaukurs)
Extra-linguistic factors that shape grammar (Proseminar)
Ultimate attainment in SLA. A practical class introducing R in psycholinguistics (Übung)
Winter term 2019/20 Introduction to English Linguistics I (Einführungskurs)
Functional and diachronic motivations in language typology (Proseminar)
The influence of written and spoken modalities on language (Übung)
Summer term 2019 Introduction to English Linguistics II (Aufbaukurs)
English-based pidgins and creoles (Proseminar)
Automatic and controlled processes in language use. Designing a psycholinguistic experiment (Übung)
Summer term 2017

Institut für Linguistik, Universität Leipzig:
The structure of Hungarian (Seminar)

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