PhD Linguistics & English Language
MSc in Linguistics (2015-2018)
University of Potsdam
Dissertation title: The influence of world knowledge on the projectivity of 'stop'
BA in German Studies (2012-2015)
University of Mannheim
presuppositions and projection, pragmatics, computational modeling
Current research interestsMy doctoral project revolves around presuppositions. For this purpose, I investigate interlocutors' sensitivity to distinctions in how meaning is conveyed and the impact of discourse context and world knowledge on the way such information is interpreted.
Current project grants
CHSS/PPLS research award (College of Arts, Humanities and Social Science/ School of Philosophy, Psychology and
PhD studentship: AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership (Scottish Graduate School for Arts & Humanities)