Research interests

  • semantics, pragmatics and their interface
  • psycholinguistics
  • language and reasoning
  • language of fiction

You can download my CV here

About me

From October 2022 to March 2023 I will be substitute professor (Chair of Semantics and Grammar Theory, Prof. Dr. Malte Zimmermann) at the University of the Potsdam. After that I will be starting my own project Pragmatic reasoning with (non-)visual alternatives, which is part of the Priority Programme ViCom .

Befor that I was a postdoctoral researcher in several different projects at the Cognitive Science Department of the University of Potsdam (PI Malte Zimmermann), at Institut Jean Nicod (École Normale Supérieure) in Paris (as part of the project Between Language and Reasoning, PI Salvador Mascarenhas), and at the University of Tübingen (as part of the project ObTrEx- Obligatory Triggers -- Experimental Evidence, PI Sigrid Beck), which was part of the Priority Programme xprag.de.

Recent and upcoming presentations

February 2022 "Implicated presuppositions of universal quantifiers -- experimental evidence", Typology of cumulativity, Humboldt-University Berlin You can download the slides here
November 2021 "A model for pragmatic strengthening -- evidence from a new priming paradigm", Psychosemantics Colloquium, University of Potsdam