...3-year position as research assistant and PhD student in the SNF Project Forensic Phonetic Speaker Identification Based on Temporal Evidence at the Phonetics Laboratory, University of Zurich, with Prof. Dr. Volker Dellwo, Prof. Dr. Stephan Schmid and Dr. Adrian Leemann
...and 7 months of collaboration with Dr. Philippe Boula de Mareüil at the LIMSI-CNRS in Paris with a Doc.Mobility grant from the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF)
...I am currently employed as a forensic linguist at LINGUA, Swiss State Secretariat for Migration.
My PhD dissertation, entitled "The influence of speaker origin and individuality on rhythmic features of non-native speech", was supervised by Prof. Dr. Volker Dellwo and Prof. Dr. Stephan Schmid. It was successfully defended on March 2, 2016. Thesis committee: Prof. Dr. Volker Dellwo, Prof. Dr. Stephan Schmid, Prof. Dr. Francis Nolan, Prof. Dr. Martin Meyer, Dr. Philippe Boula de Mareüil.
I am interested in forensic phonetics, speech rhythm, foreign accents, dialectology, first and second language acquisition - and big data and science communication.