Curriculum Vitae

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Academic PositionS and projects                                                

Since 03/2019 – Project FUNGRESSION (PI: Marta Dynel, University of Lodz), funded by Sonata Bis, NCN, Poland

Since 12/2018 – Postdoc SNSF Project “Forschungslogiken in den textbasierten DH”
Digital Humanities Lab, University of Basel, Switzerland

Since 08/2018 – Lecturer in English linguistics and literature
School of Education, FHNW University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland

Since 05/2018 Affiliated Postdoc HPSL Basel-Freiburg
Hermann Paul School of Linguistics, University of Basel, Switzerland/University of Freiburg, Germany

Since 11/2017 – Research Associate
Department of English, University of Basel, Switzerland

08/2017–01/2018 Adjunct Lecturer, English Linguistics
Department of English, University of Basel, Switzerland

02/2017–09/2017 Grant for completion of PhD dissertation awarded by the research fund of the University of Basel, Switzerland

02/201302/2017 – Teaching and research assistant to Prof. Dr. Miriam Locher in English Linguistics
Department of English, University of Basel, Switzerland

Education                                                                                                 

07–08/2019 – European Summer University in Digital Humanities 2019: “Culture and Technology (ESU 2019), University of Leipzig, Germany.
Workshop “Neural Networks and NLP”, 23.–27.7.2019.
Workshop “Stylometry”, 29.7.–2.8.2019.

06/2019 – Corpus Linguistics Summer School 2019, University of Birmingham, England

Since 09/2018 – CAS Higher Education (Hochschullehre),
FHNW University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland

02/2013–01/2018 – Doctorate “Repetition in Telecinematic Humour: How US American sitcoms employ formal and semantic repetition in the construction of multimodal humour”
HPSL/Department of English, University of Basel, Switzerland
First supervisor: Prof. Dr. Miriam Locher
Second supervisor: Dr. habil. Andreas Langlotz
Defended on 26/1/2018 (summa cum laude)

06/2015 – Didactics course in higher education: Lehrveranstaltungen planen und gestalten (‘Preparing and planning university courses’), University of Basel, Switzerland

09/2011–01/2015 – Teaching diploma for upper secondary education
University of Zürich, Switzerland

09/2010–11/2012 and 09/2001–08/2006 –  Lic. phil. (MA equivalent)
Major: English linguistics and literature
Minors: German linguistics, German literature since 1700
University of Zürich, Switzerland

08/2011 – CELTA (Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)
The Randolph School of English, Edinburgh, Scotland

09/2006–09/2010 – Master of Arts in Film Studies
Réseau Cinéma CH/University of Zürich, Switzerland

08/1993–01/2000 – Matura (Gymnasium)
Kantonsschule Rychenberg, Winterthur, Switzerland

Languages

German C2 (Levels according to European Language Portfolio)
English C2
Spanish C1
French C1
Russian B1
Italian A2
Norwegian A2