Academic appointments

since 03/2019: Postdoctoral researcher and lecturer, Department of Slavic Studies, University of Bamberg, Germany

 

09/2016 – 02/2019: Assistant professor, Department of Slavic Studies, University of Innsbruck, Austria

 

03/2016 – 09/2016: Research and teaching associate, Department of German Studies, University of Freiburg, Germany

 

10/2013 – 08/2016: Scientific coordinator, German Research Foundation research training group 1624 "Frequency effects in language", University of Freiburg, Germany

 

08/2003 – 07/2005: Research and teaching associate, Department of Linguistics and Intercultural Communication, Ryazan State University, Russia

Academic degrees

Dr. phil. des. degree (summa cum laude) in Linguistics, University of Freiburg, Germany (01/2016)

Dissertation: Explaning Russian-German code-mixing: A usage-based approach

Supervision: Prof. Dr. Peter Auer, Prof. Dr. Juliane Besters-Dilger

 

Magister Artium degree (excellent) in English and German Studies, University of Hanover, Germany (11/2009)



Diploma degree (with honours) in English and German Philology, Ryazan State University, Russia (06/2003)

Grants

  • 2018. University of Innsbruck young researcher grant (Nachwuchsförderungsprogramm 2018): "Bilinguale Rede dreier Generationen in der Diaspora: Bosnisch/kroatisch/serbisch-deutsches Code-Mixing in Westösterreich"
  • 2015. German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) research travel grant
  • 2014. University of Freiburg International Graduate Academy (IGA) research travel grant
  • 2010. Doctoral grant (24 months), German Research Foundation (DFG) research training group 1624 “Frequency effects in language”, University of Freiburg
  • 2010. University of Freiburg International Graduate Academy (IGA) start-up doctoral grant (4 months)
  • 2009. German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) student travel grant

Professional activities

Guest editor

  • To appear. From Language Mixing to Fused Lects, a special issue of The International Journal of Bilingualism (with Peter Auer)
  • Submitted. Usage-based Contact Linguistics: Effects of Frequency and Similarity in Language Contact, a special issue of the Journal of Language Contact (with Ad Backus)

Peer review

  • Applied Linguistics Review
  • Constructions and Frames
  • Linguistic Approaches to Bilingualism
  • Taal en Tongval
  • The International Journal of Bilingualism
  • De Gruyter
  • John Benjamins
  • Language Sciences Press
  • Springer

Organization of symposia

  • From language mixing to fused lects, colloquium at Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies – FRIAS (with Peter Auer), 25th – 27th January, 2017.
  • Usage-based Contact Linguistics: The lexicon-grammar continuum in codeswitching and contact-induced change, refereed colloquium at ISB 10, New Brunswick, NJ (with Ad Backus), 20th May, 2015.

Public relations

  • BeST 2018, counselling at the faculty stand, 05.12.2018.
  • Tiroler Hochschultag 2017, lecture Добро пожаловать! Dobro došli! Добро дошли! Witamy! – Studieren an der Innsbrucker Slawistik (with Sonia Bacher & Miriam Finkelstein), 19.10.2017.

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