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Prof Eva Schultze-Berndt - personal details

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Role: Professor of Linguistics

Location: Samuel Alexander Building-NG12
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
The University of Manchester
M13 9PL




CV Eva Schultze-Berndt

since April 2007:  Professor of Linguistics, Department of Linguistics and English Language, SLLC, University of Manchester

2004–2007: Professor of Linguistics at the University of Graz, Austria

2003–2004: Lecturer in Language Documentation and Description; Linguistics; School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), London, UK

2002–2003: Postdoctoral Fellow in Linguistics at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

1999–2001: Postdoctoral Fellow in Linguistics at the University of Bochum, Germany

2000: PhD in Linguistics, University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands (Distinction)

1999: Grantee of the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders Studies (AIATSIS), 3 months

1995–1998: PhD Fellowship with the Language and Cognition group at the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

1992–1994: Research Associate, University of Bielefeld, Germany

1992: MA in Linguistics, Phonetics and Musicology, University of Cologne, Germany (Distinction) 

Between 1993 and present, I have spent approximately 38 months doing fieldwork on Jaminjung, Ngaliwurru, Ngarinyman and Kriol in Northern Australia.

I am a member of the editorial board of the journals Morphology and Language Typology and Universals Research / Sprachtypologie und Universalienforschung (STUF), have acted as chair (2007) and member of the jury (2009) for the Green­berg Prize (Associa­tion for Linguistic Typology) for the best typological dissertation, and served for several years as a committee member and newsletter co-editor of the Society for Endangered Languages (''Gesellschaft für bedrohte Sprachen'', GBS).