ORGANISERS AND LECTURERS

OF “ACADEMIA SALENSIS”

 

The scientific supervisor of “Academia Salensis”

Prof. Axel Holvoet

Professor of Vilnius University.

Domain of research: synchronic and diachronic syntax and morphosyntax.

Delivered lectures on the concept of the new Lithuanian grammar currently under preparation, essential syntax.  

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 The organiser of “Academia Salensis”

Dr. Gina Kavaliūnaitė Holvoet

Vilnius University: senior research associate.

Domain of research: translations of the Bible into Lithuanian, Chylinski’s Bible in particular.

Holds responsibility for organisational matters, the cultural program, etc.

Major publications

 


The organiser of “Academia Salensis”

Dr. Vaiva Žeimantienė

Vilnius University: associated professor.

Holds responsibility for organisational matters.

 


The organiser of “Academia Salensis”

Dr. Benita Riaubienė

Vilnius University: research associate.

Domain of research: syntax of the Baltic languages, linguistic typology.

Holds responsibility for organisational matters.

 


Prof. Wojciech Smoczyński                       

Yagiellonian University of Krakow: professor in comparative Indoeuropean linguistics.

Domain of research: comparative linguistics, historical morphology, etymology of the Baltic languages, the old Prussian language.

Participated in the summer schools of Salos in 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013.

Delivered lectures on the laryngeal theory, the historical methods in morphology and etymology.

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Prof. Irena Sawicka

Torun University, Institute of Slavic Languages: professor.

Domain of research: comparative grammar of the Slavic languages, phonetics and phonology of the Slavic and the Balkan languages, phonetic typology, Balkan linguistic union.

Participated in the summer schools in 2004, 2005.

Delivered lectures on phonetic typology.

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Prof. Vladimir Plungian

The Russian Academy of Sciences, Institute of Linguistics: Head of the Section of Typology.

Domain of research: grammatical typology, linguistics, poetics of text corpus.

Participated in the summer schools in 2005, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2013.

Delivered lectures on grammatical typology, areal typology.

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Prof. Ekaterina Rakhilina

The Russian Academy of Sciences, Institute of the Russian Language: research associate.

Domain of research: lexical typology, linguistics of text corpus.

Participated in the summer schools in 2005, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011 and 2013.

Delivered lectures on lexical typology.

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Ass. Prof. Mirjam Fried

Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Institute of the Czech Language: research associate. Domain of research: construction grammar, frame semantics.

Participated in the summer school in 2010.

Delivered lectures on construction grammar.

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Prof. Bernhard Wälchli

Bеrn University, Institute of Linguistics: professor.

Domain of research: language typology methods, parallel text corpora.

Participated in the summer school in 2006.

Delivered lectures on lexical typology and parallel text corpora.

 


Dr. Anton Zimmerling

Moscow State Humanitarian University: associate professor.

Domain of research: syntactic typology, word order typology.

Participated in the summer school in 2006.

Delivered lectures on the typology of grammatical functions and word order.

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Prof. Nicole Nau

Adam Mickiewicz University of Poznan, Departament of Baltology: Professor.

Domain of research: linguistic typology, typological approach to the Latvian language, Latgalian language.

Participated in the summer schools in 2007, 2009 and 2013

Delivered lectures on typology of reported discourse, typology of clause combining.

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Dr. Kasper Boye

University of Copenhagen, Department of Scandinavian Studies and Linguistics: research associate.

Domain of research: functional and cognitive linguistics, grammaticalization, grammar and semantics, modality.

Participated in the summer school in 2008 and 2012.

Delivered lectures on problems in functional linguistics and grammaticalization.

 


 

Prof. Jadwiga Linde-Usiekniewicz

University of Warsaw: professor in general linguistics.

Domain of research: lexical typology, interpretation frame semantics, syntax and the information structure of the sentence.

Participated in the summer schools in 2008, 2010 and 2011.

Delivered lectures on interpretation frame semantics, interaction between syntax, semantics and the information structure.

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Dr. Paweł Rutkowski

University of Warsaw, Department of General Linguistics, East Asian Comparative Linguistics and Baltic Studies: research associate.

Domain of research: sign language linguistics, generative grammar, nominal phrase structure.

Participated in the summer schools in 2008, 2009, 2010.

Delivered lectures on generative grammar.

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 Dr. Piotr M. Arkadiev (Peter Arkadiev)

Institute for Slavic Languages, Russian Academy of Sciences: senior researcher.

Research interests: Baltic languages, language typology, case and argument structure, tense and aspect systems, language contact, North-West Caucasian languages.

Participated in summer schools in 2005, 2011, 2012 and 2013.

Delivered lectures on the morphosyntax and semantics of case in typological perspective and on the typology of morphosyntactic alignment.

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Dr. Agata Kochańska

University of Warsaw, Institute for Studies of the English Language: research associate.

Domain of research: theoretical background for cognitive grammar, semantics of grammatic categories (time, aspect, case), theory of mental spaces and conceptual blending.

Participated in the summer schools in 2011, 2012 and 2013.

Delivered lectures on the introduction to cognitive linguistics and the theory of conceptual blending. 

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Dr. Wolf-Dieter Syring

Head of TextDataSoft, an IT company (Buxtehude near Hamburg).

Domain of research: preparation of texts and linguistic data for application thereof in multifunctional data bases (corpora) based on XML technologies.

Participated in the summer school of 2011.

Headed the seminar on computerised processing of linguistic data.

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Dr. Dylan Glynn

The University of Paris.

Domain of research: construction grammar, lexical semantics, cognitive linguistics.

Participated in the summer school of 2013.

Delivered lectures on corpus methods for cognitive semantics.

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 Prof. Peter Harder

The University of Copenhagen, Departament of English, Germanic and Romance Studies: proffesor.

Domain of research: semantics and grammar, philosophy of language pragmatics, the relation between language as a cognitive and a social phenomenon, linguistic norms and language policy.

Participated in the summer school of 2013.

Delivered lectures of funkctional grammar.

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Academia Salensis mokslinis vadovas
Prof. Axel Holvoet

Varšuvos universiteto Bendrosios lingvistikos, lyginamosios Rytų Azijos kalbotyros ir baltistikos katedros vedėjas
Vilniaus universiteto profesorius
Tyrimų sritis: sinchroninė ir diachroninė sintaksė ir morfosintaksė
Skaitė paskaitas apie rengiamos naujosios lietuvių kalbos gramatikos koncepciją, sintaksės pagrindus.

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