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CV
Curriculum Vitae

Present Position

July 2016 - present: Senior assistant professor, tenure track ('ricercatore a tempo determinato, tipo B') at the Department of Classical Philology and Italian Studies of the University of Bologna



Previously

April 2012 - July 2016: Akademische Rätin auf Zeit (researcher and lecturer) at the Institut für deutsche Sprache und Literatur I, University of Cologne
May 2011 - March 2012: Researcher at the Institut für Linguistik/Germanistik, University of Stuttgart (Wissenschaftliche Assistentin, Lehrstuhl Prof. Dr. Klaus von Heusinger)

Coordinator of the Forschungsverbund Sprachwissenschaft und Kognition (Interdisciplinary Research Center for Linguistics and Cognition), University of Stuttgart
November 2008 - April 2011: Postdoctoral fellow, Zukunftskolleg and Fachbereich Sprachwissenschaft, University of Konstanz
November 2006 - October 2008: Research associate ('assegno di ricerca') in Linguistics, Department of Classics, University of Trieste.
January 2002 - January 2004: Research associate ('assegno di ricerca') in Linguistics, Faculty of Communication Science, University of Trieste.

Education

2017:
German Scientific Qualification for Professor (Habilitation; venia legendi 'Romanische Sprachwissenschaft'; Philosophische Fakultät, University of Cologne)
2013:
Italian National Scientific Qualification for Associate Professor ('Abilitazione Scientifica Nazionale di Seconda Fascia')
2007: Professional Teaching Degree ('Abilitazione all'insegnamento'), University of Trieste: Ancient Greek, Latin, Italian in Italian Secondary Schools - Level II (A051, A052); Italian, History, Geography in Italian Secondary Schools - Level I (A043)
2006 - 2007: Professional Teaching Specialization (SSIS), University of Trieste
2005, May 20: Ph.D. ('Dottorato di Ricerca') in Linguistics, University of Pisa: ‘Constituent structure and parametric resetting in the Latin DP: a diachronic study’
2002 - 2005: Ph.D. program in General, Historical, Applied and Computational Linguistics, University of Pisa
2003, October - December: Visiting Student for the Fall term at the Department of Linguistics, University of California, Los Angeles
2003, June 27 - August 8: student at the LSA Institute, Michigan State University (East Lansing, MI)
2001, October 22: ‘diploma’ of Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa. dissertation: 'I soggetti accusativi del latino tardo e del medio olandese' (Accusative Subjects in Late Latin and Middle Dutch)
2001, January – June: Exchange Fellowship: Visiting Student at the University of Utrecht and the University College, Utrecht, the Netherlands
2000, November 21: M.A. Classics and Linguistics (‘Laurea’), University of Pisa: 'Il medio in latino e il fenomeno dell’intransitività scissa' (Middle Voice in Latin and the phenomenon of Split Intransitivity)
2000, April: Visiting Exchange Student at the École Normale Supérieure, Paris
1998, December: Visiting Exchange Student at the École Normale Supérieure, Paris
1996 - 2000: undergraduate student at the University of Pisa (Classics and Linguistics)
1996 - 2000: undergraduate Fellow of Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa

Research Grants

January 2016
Mobility Grant - Universität zu Köln, to collaborate with Dr. Maria Napoli on the project 'The grammar of reference: functions, variation, and change'
April 2010 - September 2011 Award of a grant by the Zukunftskolleg - Universität Konstanz, to collaborate with Prof. Paul Kiparsky, Stanford University - Senior Fellow of the Zukunftskolleg, on the project 'The role of Case inflection in the diachronic development of Indo-European nominal syntax'
November 2008 - April 2011
Financial support from the Zukunftskolleg, Universität Konstanz, for the project 'The history of Indo-European genitive'
November 2006 - October 2008: Collaborator in a research grant at the University of Trieste (Deparment of Classics) for the project ‘Parametric Variation in the Nominal Morpho-Syntax of Indo-European Languages of Europe’; co-funded by the Italian Ministry of Scientific Research, P.I.: Prof. Giuseppe Longobardi
October 2004 - July 2005: Collaborator in a research grant at the University of Roma ‘La Sapienza’, (Department of Glotto-Anthropological Studies) for the national project ‘Continuity and discontinuity in the development of Latin and Albanian’; co-funded by the Italian Ministry of Scientific Research, P.I. Prof. Paolo Di Giovine
January 2002 - January 2004: Collaborator in a research grant at the University of Trieste (DSGS) for the project ‘Historical Implications of a Formal Theory of Syntactic Variation’; co-funded by the Italian Ministry of Scientific Research, P.I.: Prof. Giuseppe Longobardi

Organizing Committees

2016:
organizer, together with Klaus von Heusinger and Svetlana Petrova, of the Arbeitsgruppe 'Indefinites between theory and language change' as part of the 38. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft, Universität Konstanz, February 24-26, 2016.
2012: organizer, together with Agnes Jäger and Doris Penka, of the Arbeitsgruppe 'Language Change at the Syntax/Semantics Interface' within the Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt a.M., March 7-9 2012. The website for the Arbeitsgruppe is now online.
2012: organizer, together with Miriam Butt and Klaus von Heusinger, of the International Workshop 'Dimensions of Grammar. In honor of Paul Kiparsky', August 2-3, 2011, Universität Konstanz / Zukunftskolleg, funded by the SFB 732 - Universität Stuttgart, the Zukunftskolleg and the Department of Linguistics - Universität Konstanz.
2010: organizer, together with Josef Bayer and Doris Penka, of the International Workshop ‘Case at the Interfaces of Grammar’, February 4-5, 2010, Universität Konstanz / Zukunftskolleg.
2008: member of the Organizing Committee for the International Conference ‘Levels of analysis in the evolution of Indo-European Languages’, May 22-24, 2008, Università di Trieste.
2007: member of the Organizing Committee for the International Workshop ‘Formal models of linguistic diversity’, October 12-13, 2007, Università di Trieste.
2006: member of the Organizing Committee for DiGS 9, Diachronic Generative Syntax Conference, June 8th-10th 2006, Università di Trieste.

Editorial activities

2013 –
Member of the international scientific committee for the journal 'Lingue antiche e moderne', Main editor: Renato Oniga
2009 - 2012: Member, and since 04/2011 co-director, of the Discussion Panel for the Wiley-Blackwell Language & Linguistics Compass Journal online

See some of my posts:

On K. A Smith's 'Grammaticalization' Aug. 2011

On M. DeGraff's Language Acquisition in Creolization and, Thus, Language Change ...

On D. Schreier's Language in Isolation, and Its Implications for Variation and Change

On U.Shlonsky's The Cartographic Enterprise in Syntax