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

  • since 2018      Honorary Professor, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia

  • since 2004      Full Professor for Psycholinguistics/Language Acquisition, University Potsdam, Cognitive Science,
                           Linguistics Department
  • 2004-2004      Full Professor for Clinical Linguistics, Phillips-Universitšt, Marburg

  • 1995-2004      Assistant Professor Language Acquisition, University Potsdam

  • 1995-1995      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