People

Members of the URPP Language and Space
Members of the URPP Language and Space
Members of the URPP Language and Space, November 2018, Vitznau

The University Research Priority Program Language and Space encompasses currently the following units:

The five Focused Research Groups

  • Accommodation and Social Categorization
  • Areal Morphology
  • Interactional Spaces
  • Spatial References
  • Systems of Nominal Determination in Contact (SyNoDe)

The Language and Space Laboratory with the units

  • GIS / Geografic Information Science
  • Text
  • Video

Steering Committee

Scientific Advisory Board

External Advisory Board / Scientific panel

Management

Since its start in 2013, the URPP has grown steadily. Currently in the third year of the second funding period (2017-2020), the URPP consists of 22 participating professors and more than 20 early career researchers who are carrying out a wide range of projects focused on the intersection of language and space within their focused research groups and in the Language and Space Lab.