Computational Linguistics & Phonetics Computational Linguistics & Phonetics Fachrichtung 4.7 Universität des Saarlandes
Torsten's CV

CV

Education


2015 - now Ph.D. Student at Saarland University (UdS), Psycholinguistics, MMCI, Cluster of Excellence (till 2018), SFB1102, Information Density and Linguistic Encoding (since 2018) .

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Matthew W. Crocker

Advisor: Dr. Maria Staudte and Dr. Heiner Drenhaus


2013 - 2015 M.Sc. in Language Science and Technology, Saarland University (UdS). Title of thesis: "On Universality of Prosody as a Turn-Taking Cue Across Languages".

Supervisors: Dr. Maria Staudte and Dr. Chiara Gambi


2008 - 2013 B.Sc. in Computational Linguistics, Saarland University (UdS). Title of thesis: "Exploring Domain Adaptation in Machine Translation for English to Japanese"

Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Hans Uszkoreit and Dr. Robert Grabowski

Advisor: Yu Chen



Work Experience


2015 - now Doctoral Researcher, MMCI, Cluster of Excellence (till 2018), SFB1102, Information Density and Linguistic Encoding (since 2018), "The Influence of Speaker's Gaze on Sentence Comprehension (ERP Investigation)".

2014 - 2015 Research assistant, Psycholinguistics group, Saarland University, Experiment execution (ERP) and stimulus creation.

2013 - 2015 Research assistant, Embodied Spoken Interaction, MMCI, Saarland University, Experiment execution (Reaction Time, ERP) and stimulus creation.

2013 - 2015 Free-lancer, acrolinx, Berlin, Editing-rule creation and testing, evaluation.

2013 - 2015 Language Teacher, Volkshochschule, Sulzbach(Saar), Japanese teacher for the levels A1 and A2.