Curriculum vitae

1. Current position

ESRC Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Arts, Languages and Cultures & Data Analytics and Society CDT, The University of Manchester

2. Previous appointments

Akademischer Mitarbeiter (Teaching and Research Associate), Department of Linguistics, University of Konstanz (4/2017–9/2018)

Graduate Teaching Assistant, Linguistics and English Language, The University of Manchester (2014–2016)

3. Qualifications

PhD Linguistics, The University of Manchester (2014–2018)

MA Cognitive Science (minor in Mathematics), University of Helsinki (2008–2010)

BA English Philology (minor in Latin), University of Helsinki (2009–2013)

BA Cognitive Science (minors in Theoretical Philosophy and Mathematics), University of Helsinki (2005–2008)

4. Publications


5. Conference presentations


6. Courses taught

Quantitative Methods in Historical Linguistics (Konstanz, Summer 2018)

Historical Linguistics (Konstanz, Winter 2017–2018)

Typology (Konstanz, Winter 2017–2018)

Semantics I (Konstanz, Summer 2017)

Varieties of English (Konstanz, Summer 2017)

7. Languages

Native (can write a poem): Finnish

Advanced (can write research papers): English

Intermediate (can do business at the Bürgerbüro): German, Spanish

Beginner (can order a cup of coffee): French, Italian, Portuguese, Swedish

Research (can read an obscure text in a dead language): Latin, Old and Middle English

8. Computing skills

Programming languages (active): C++, Fortran, R

Programming languages (onetime): Java, Perl, Python

Markup: XML, XPath, XSLT

Statistics: R (advanced), SPSS (basics)

Mathematics: Maxima

Phonetics: Praat (basics)

Publishing: LaTeX, knitr, HTML, CSS, Hugo

High-performance computing: Grid Engine, HTCondor

Operating systems and scripting: UNIX/Linux, Bash

Other: Extensive experience conducting numerical simulations

9. Entspannung

Music, music and music. Crossword puzzles, social dancing and photography.