Important information regarding lectures in summer 2020:

For Semantik I:

Given that there is no guarantee that classes can be taught as scheduled, all prospective participants are asked to register for the couse via OLAT by April 19th. If you encounter problems with registering, please send an email to ebert@lingua.uni-frankfurt.de so that organizational details can be arranged beforehand.
 

For Semantics colloquium:

Given that there is no guarantee that classes can be taught as scheduled, all prospective participants are asked to register by sending an email to tezimmer@uni-frankfurt.de or ebert@lingua.uni-frankfurt.de before April 18, 2020 so that organizational details can be arranged beforehand.
 

Professor

Prof. Dr. Cornelia Ebert

Staff

Kathryn Barnes (Ph.D. student in PSIMS project)

Student assistants

Giovanna Pirillo (GU Frankfurt)

Theresa Stender (HU Berlin)

Scientific Profile

The scientific focus of the professorship in semantics is on the meaning of language in the semantics-pragmatics interface. The main research topics are dimensions of meaning and multimodality, iconicity, information structure, quantification and indefinites. Current research projects are concerned with the contribution of gesture to the meaning of speech.

Contact

Room: IG 4.312

Phone: 069/798 32393

E-Mail: ebert AT lingua.uni-frankfurt.de

Office Hours

IMPORTANT: To prevent spreading of the Corona virus, students are asked to either call or send an E-Mail before coming by personally to check if a personal visit is necessary and to make an appointment if needed.

During the semester: Thursday 14:00-15:00 am and on appointment.

During the semester break on appointment.

Secretariat

IMPORTANT: To prevent spreading of the Corona virus, students are asked to either call or send an E-Mail before coming by personally to check if a personal visit is necessary and to make an appointment if needed.

Elke Höhe-Kupfer

Research