Curriculum Vitae                                                                                                      


Educational background

  • 2004               Habilitation, Freie Universitšt Berlin

  • 1992               Dissertation, Dr. phil. Freie Universitšt Berlin

  • 1986               Magister Artium, Linguistics, Psychology, Social Science, Technical University                       Berlin


Professional Career

  • 2004-present  Full Professor for Psycholinguistics/Language Acquisition, University                                      Potsdam, Cognitive Science, Linguistics Department

  • 2004              Full Professor for Clinical Linguistics, Phillips-Universitšt, Marburg

  • 1995-2001      Assistant Professor Language Acquisition, University Potsdam

  • 1995              Post Doc, Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Science

  • 1994-1995      Post-Doc, Department for Psychology, Freie Universitšt Berlin

  • 1989-1996      Lecturer, School for Speech and Language Disorders, Freie Universitšt Berlin

  • 1987-1993      Lecturer and Research Assistant, Department for German Language, Freie                              Universitšt Berlin

  • 1985-1987      Research Assistant, Max-Planck-Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen


Fellowships and Personal Grants

  • 2009             Elizabeth and Robert Knight Distinguished Visiting Lecturer, University of                                 Manitoba, Canada

  • 2001.2003     Habilitation Grant, German Science Foundation (DFG)

  • 2001             Visiting Scholar Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, US


Other current Professional Functions

  • Director Babylab Universitšt Potsdam > more

  • Scientific Director Center for Applied Patholinguistics, Potsdam > more

  • Dean of the Faculty of Human Sciences, University Potsdam (2015-present) > more