Carmela Pietropaolo

PhD Scholarship"Frequency Effects in Language"
DFG Graduiertenkolleg 1624
October 2015-present

Academic Assistant
Romance Department, Albert-Ludwigs-University of Freiburg – Germany Capacities: Drafting, editing, and translating scientific texts in multiple European languages.
July 2014 – September 2015

Internship in Psycholinguistcs and Discourse Processing
Prof. Dr. Lars Konyeczny and Dr. Verena Haser.
Center for Cognitive Sciences, University of Freiburg – Germany
Language processing and syntactic parsing of complex embedded sentences in German and Dutch. Eye-tracking experiments.
June 2014 – October 2014

Transcription, pragmatic analysis and annotation in XML of Spoken corpus PraTiD, International Section: German. Online academic project
Linguistic Lab P.A.R.O.L.E, University of Salerno – Italy
September-December 2011


Master of Arts Degree in European Linguistics
Albert-Ludwigs-University of Freiburg – Germany
October 2012 – February 2015

Barcelona Summer School on Bilingualism and Multilingualism: Advantages and Costs of the Multilingual Brain.
University of Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
September 2013

Corpus- and Text linguistics, Syntax.
University of Tübingen (Germany) with ERASMUS scholarship.
September 2011 – December 2011

Bachelor of Arts Degree in Foreign Languages and Literatures – English, German
Curriculum: General Linguistics
Università degli Studi di Salerno – Italy
September 2006 – May 2012

Focus of studies:

Language acquisition;
Dialogue and discourse processing;
Syntax and Morphology;
Construction Grammar, Lexical-Functional Grammar;
Semantics and Pragmatics;
Usage-based approaches to Language Research:
Corpus Linguistics, Social Dialectology.
Comparative studies in English, German and Italian