Curriculum Vitae


since 2022
Research Associate, University College Dublin, Ireland
HCI@UCD group at the School of Information and Communication Studies.
Research Associate, Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany
Phonetics and Phonology group at department of Language Science and Technology.
Project: CHIC - Phonetic Convergence in Human-Computer Interaction, funded by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
Research Assistant, Forschungszentrum Deutscher Sprachatlas, Marburg, Germany
Project: (REDE), fundend by Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Literatur, Mainz
Teaching Associate, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Porto Alegre, Brazil
Joint scholarship program of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and the Brazilian Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education (CAPES).
Foreign Language Assistant, Lycée Ronsard, Vendôme, France
Scholarship program of the PAD (Pädagogischer Austauschdienst) on behalf of the Ministers of Education and Culture of the Federal States, Germany.


Doctor of Philosophy: Phonetics, Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany
Thesis topic: phonetic accommodation of humans communicating with a spoken dialog system
Master of Arts: Speech Science – Phonetics, University of Marburg, Germany
Thesis topic: foreign accent imitation and intelligibility in a forensic context
Bachelor of Arts: Romance Languages and Literature, Speech Science & Phonetics, University of Jena, Germany
Thesis topic: authenticity of French pronunciation in native speakers of German


Conference: Human Perspectives on Spoken Human-Machine Interaction
[Conference website]
since 2021
Young Female Researchers in Speech Workshop
[Workshop website]
since 2020
ISCA Distinguished Lecturer Selection Committee
Representative of SAC
[ISCA website: Distinguished Lecturers]
since 2016
ISCA Student Advisory Committee
since 2021 Advisor
2020 General Coordinator
since 2018 Board Member
2016-2017 Volunteer
We are organizing student events for the annual Interspeech conference.
[ISCA-SAC website]
[Interspeech 2021 website: Student Events]
Associated member of SFB 1102: Information Density and Linguistic Encoding and its Integrated Research Training Group (IGK)
Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany
[SFB 1102 website]
[IGK website]
Local Organizer
Young Researchers' Roundtable on Spoken Dialogue Systems
I was a local organizer for the 2017 YRRSDS in Saarbrücken, Germany.
[YRRSDS 2017 website]
since 2013
atz Hörmedien für Sehbehinderte und Blinde e.V.
MIKS - an audio journal for visually impaired and blind people that makes local news accessible.
[atz website: MIKS]