Projects “SyNoDe”

Ongoing projects funded by the URPP Language and Space

  • Language and Space studies in Ibero-Romance, Carlota de Benito Moreno (Assistant professorship)
  • A morphosyntactic atlas of varieties spoken in Gascony, Tania Paciaroni (Postdoc project)
  • Pseudo-partitive constructions in Romance and Germanic, Larissa Binder (PhD project)
  • Partitives in Ibero-Romance: diachrony and language contact, David Gerards (PhD project, funded until 9/2018)

Ongoing third party funded projects related to the Research Group

  • The Evolution of Noun Phrases in Indo-Iranian: empirical foundations and theoretical modeling, Paul Widmer, Balthasar Bickel (PI), (SNSF project, 01.09.2017-31.08.2020)
  • Corpus-based Study of Post-positive Articles in Torlak, Teodora Vuković (PhD project, Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreign Scholars and Artists)
  • Prepositions in English Argument Structure across Time and Space: A Corpus-based Evolutionary Construction Grammar Approach, Marianne Hundt (PI), (SNSF project, 01.09.2018-31.08.2022, PEAS website)
  • Distribution and Function of ‘Partitive articles’ in Romance (DiFuPaRo): a microvariation analysis, Elisabeth Stark (PI), (SNSF-DFG project funding, formula “Lead agency”, 01.06.2018 - 31.05.2021), co-applicant: Cecilia Poletto (DiFuPaRo Website)
  • Experimental Morphosyntax of Romance languages, Johannes Kabatek (PI), (SNSF project, 01.04.2019-31.03.2013)