Curriculum Vitae

Research Positions

April 2015 -
present
Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany
Research Group Leader, Institute of Phonetics and Speech Processing
PI in Emmy Noether project funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG)
December 2012 -
March 2015
Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany
Research Fellow, Institute of Phonetics and Speech Processing
- Dec.2014-Mar.2015 PI in project funded by the Bavarian Equal Opportunities Sponsorship
- Dec.2012-Nov.2014 PI in project funded by the Humboldt Foundation
December 2011 -
November 2012
Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Psychology
May 2010 -
November 2011
Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Adaptive Listening Group
September 2009 -
March 2010
Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
Visiting Scholar (project funded by the German Research Foundation, DFG), Department of Psychology

Academic Qualifications

2016 Ludwig Maximilian University Munich, Germany
Habilitation, venia legendi: Linguistics: Phonetics and Psycholinguistics
thesis: Perceptual learning in speech: insights into the mechanisms of speech processing and phonetic category representation

2006-2009/2010 Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
PhD, position funded by the Max Planck Society, Language Comprehension Department
thesis: Processing the fine temporal structure of spoken words
defended: June 2010, Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
2002-2003 Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, Poland
Exchange student (ERASMUS-Program, 9 months)
2000-2006
2005-2006
2003-2006
2000-2005
University of Vienna, Austria
Graduate studies in General and Applied Linguistics
Slavic Languages, Polish
Master in General Linguistics (distinction)

Project Collaborations as Student Assistant

2005-2006 Department for Linguistics and Communication Research of the Austrian Academy of Sciences: "Morphonotactics" project
2004-2006 Audiovisual Research Archive (Phonogrammarchiv) of the Austrian Academy of Sciences: digitizing and post-editing of field-work data
2004-2005 Department for Linguistics and Communication Research of the Austrian Academy of Sciences: "Standardization of the ELA ('Everyday Life Activities') photo-series with linguistically healthy people aged 60-95"