Prof. Dr. Alexander Bergs, Chair


see projects for more information


Office: Mareike Marx, M.A.

ifaa@uos -- Tel: +49 541 969 6203

Leonid Berov, M.Sc.


Current project: A Cognitive Model of Narrative Generation Based on the Phenomenology of Composition

Wiebke Ahlers


Current project: (str) in American English

Dr. des. Claudia Lehmann, M.A.

(currently on maternity leave)


Current project: 

A Multitheoretic Approach to the Ethno-Category ‚Irony’

Dr. Meike Pentrel, M.A.


Current projects: 

- Fragments in syntax

- The Position of Adverbial Clauses in the Diary of Samuel Pepys (1660-1669). A Cognitive Historical Study


Tonia Sperling, M.A.


Current project: Modality in Second Language Acquisition: a usage-based approach

Katrin Birgit Haenel


Research Assistant

Marie-Christine Benen


Research Assistant

Editorial Assistant Linguistics Vanguard 

(Some of our) Project partners around the world - in no particular order...



  Prof. Dr. Thomas Hoffmann, Eichstätt (Construction Grammar,

                                       Language and Creativity, STR)

                                Prof. Abby Cohn, Cornell (Linguistics Vanguard)

                                Prof. Jeff Good, Buffalo (Linguistics Vanguard)

                                Prof. Mark Turner, Case Western (Anneliese Mayer Awardee)

                                Prof. Marcelle Freiman & Jeremy Page, Macquarie U (Cognition and Poetics)

                                Dr. Nikolaos Lavidas, Thessaloniki (Old and Middle English Summer School)

                                Prof. Margaret Freeman, MICA (Cognition and Poetics, Book series)

                                Prof. Peter Schneck, UOS (Cognition and Poetics, Book series)

                                Prof. Achim Stephan, UOS (Cognition and Poetics, Book series)

                                Prof. Dr. Lars Hinrichs, UT Austin, STR

                                Prof. Rachel Walker, USC Los Angeles, STR



Where to find me

Universität Osnabrück

Neuer Graben 40

D-49069 Osnabrück




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