Open Science and academic services

Open Science work

  • UZH Summer School 2020

    I am giving a presentation at the UZH Summer school on “Open Science Identifiers” and will hold a workshop on “Open Access Publishing in the Humanities and Social Sciences” – slides for both presentation and workshop can be downloaded from OSF. See the UZH website for details on the program and speakers.

  • OSIP 2019 Lausanne

    In September 2019, I co-organized and held a workshop on “Open Science, your career as a researcher and beyond” at the Open Science In Practice Summer School 2019 at the EPFL Lausanne. More details here. Slides can be downloaded from OSF.

  • Open Access event @ UZH

    SNF OA ambassadors Nino Wili, Gilles Kratzer and myself organized a OA event together with the Graduate Campus of the University of Zurich on the topic of “Open Access in your research”.


    • Gilles Kratzer, Dr. Melanie Röthlisberger & Nino Wili (UZH/ETH, SNF OA-Ambassadors) on “What is open access/open science?”
    • Dr. Eva-Marie Lang (Hauptbibliothek, UZH) on “Support for Open Science at UZH”
    • Tobias Philipp (SNF) on “Open Access at SNF”

    Presentation slides and handout (list of resources) can be downloaded here as PDF: [slides presentation] [Handout – List of resources]

Organisation of workshops

2018. [with Eva Zehentner, Marianne Hundt & Gerold Schneider]. Organizer of the panel “(Semi-)automatic retrieval of data from historical corpora: Chances and challenges” at the Societas Linguistica Europaea (SLE) meeting, 21-24 August, Leipzig, Germany.

2017. [with Timothy Colleman & Eva Zehentner]. Organizer of the panel “Ditransitives in Germanic: Synchronic and Diachronic Aspects” at the Societas Linguistica Europaea (SLE) meeting, 10-13 September 2017, Zurich, Switzerland

2017. [with Jocelyne Daems, Karlien Franco & Laura Rosseel]. Organizer of the panel “Extending the scope of lectometry” at the International Conference on Language Variation in Europe (ICLaVE) 9, 6-9 June 2017, Malaga, Spain

2016. [with Jason Grafmiller, Benedikt Heller & Benedikt Szmrecsanyi]. Organizer of the workshop “Probabilistic variation across dialects and varieties”, 4-5 April 2016, KU Leuven, Belgium

Academic services, memberships

since 2020member of the IGDD (Internationale Gesellschaft für die Dialektologie des Deutschen
since 2018reviewer for Cognitive Linguistics, CLLT, ELL (special issue), EWW, Text&Talk, The Nordic Journal of English Studies
since 2017member of the Linguistic Society of America (LSA), and the International Society for the Linguistics of English (ISLE)
since 2016proofreading for Language Science Press