Funding, Honors, and Awards

Research Funding

2015-2019 German Research Council: Funding for an Emmy Noether Research Group.
2015 with M. Pouplier & J. M. Harrington. German Research Council: Funding for an international workshop on "Abstraction, Diversity, and Speech Dynamics".
2014-2015 Bavarian Equal Opportunities Sponsorship: Funding for a 6-month research project.
2012-2014 Humboldt Foundation: Do you hear who is talking? Speaking rate normalization in multiple-talker environments. Funding for a 2-year research project; awarded 2011.
2009-2010 German Research Council: Use of tone of voice in spoken-word recognition and word learning. Funding for the initiation and enhancement of bilateral cooperation with L. Nygaard (Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA) and A. Jesse (then MPI for Psycholinguistics).
2006-2009 Max Planck Society: funding for conducting research leading towards the degree of PhD.

Honors and Awards, Scholarships

2011 Max Planck Society, Otto Hahn Medal for outstanding scientific achievements
2006 University of Vienna, University Award for Excellence (scholarship for outstanding achievements)
2005 University of Vienna, University Award for Excellence (scholarship for outstanding achievements)
2002 ERASMUS scholarship for a 9-months stay at Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, Poland
2002-2005 Austrian Federal Ministry for Education, Science, and Culture: total of five scholarships for summer schools on language and culture in Russia, Poland, and the Ukraine
2002 University of Vienna, University Award for Excellence (scholarship for outstanding achievements)