Find my full CV here: CV.pdf

Research interests

  • Gesture
  • Iconicity
  • Metaphor
  • Numerical cognition
  • Corpus linguistics
  • Statistics / data visualization


  • 2011-2016: PhD in Cognitive and Information Sciences, University of California, Merced
  • 2010-2011: Doctoral fellow, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
  • 2009-2010: MA in General Linguistics, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
  • 2006-2009: Magister studies in General Linguistics, University of Cologne


Contact me if you are interested in workshops in any of the following topics: