My research explores the biological roots of human language in animal vocal communication, with a special focus on emotional voice intonation. To do so, I combine work in philosophy of language, biology and psycholinguistics within a unified frame of study.
Senior postdoc (Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin) at the Dept. of Philosophy, University of Zurich - Transversal Task Force "Conceptual Engineering" (National Center of Competence in Research "Evolving Language")
Associated researcher at the Dept. of Comparative Linguistics, University of Zurich.
Lecturer at the University of Basel and at the University of Zurich
Member of the Center for the Interdisciplinary Study of Language (ISLE) of the University of Zurich