Professional Training & Workshops

PROFESSIONAL TRAINING – SCIENCE MANAGEMENT

I take part in a certified graduate program Entwicklung und Management von Forschungsprojekten which aims at qualifying junior researchers at the universities of Kassel and Marburg. To pass the program participants must pass courses in (a) project development and grant application, (b) project management, (c) presentation of research results, (d) conference organization and (e) transfer, as well as submitting a positively reviewed research grant application. Overall, the program encompasses an obligatory courses amounting to 112 hours and a one-day introductory session.

WORKSHOPS

The workshops listed below were held in German with about 15 participants including professors, post docs, PhD students, and students.

  • Leibniz Universität Hannover
    12/10/2015: AntConc & Excel
    17/10/2015: Statistik für Linguisten
  • Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
    01/04-02/04/2015: Statistik für Linguisten
  • Universität Hamburg
    06/02-07/02/2017: Statistik für Linguisten/ Statistics for linguists
  • Universität Bonn
    06/03-09/02/2018: Corpus Linguistics: Focus on quantitative methods

The workshops listed below were offered at Leuphana Universität Lüneburg and consisted of two hour long guided practice sessions from three to ten PhD/MA/BA-Students.

  • Statistics for linguists: advanced designs
  • Statistics for linguists: basic designs
  • How to create a questionnaire using Google.drive
  • Introduction to corpora: finding frequently used words and collocations
  • How to use corpus data in your term paper/thesis
  • How to use corpora to improve your English
  • Transcription using F4
  • How to create a personalized vowel chart with PRAAT
  • How to visualize linguistic data using Microsoft Excel
  • How to use corpus data in your term paper
  • How to improve your English using corpora
  • How to write a scientific term paper
  • Introduction to LaTeX in the humanities

(last updated 2017/12/30)