Curriculum Vitae

  • 2016
    French post-doctoral degree to supervise PhD students, Université Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV). Habilitation à diriger des recherches [diploma required to surpervise PhD students] ‘Linearization and Reference in Contemporary German: textual and argumentative studies’.
    Research topicsReference Chains, Salience, Accessibility, Text organization, Argumentation, press commentaries
  • 2009-2010
    Research Fellowship of the Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation, and since then, Alumna of the Foundation
    Research project at the Humboldt University of Berlin, Department of German Languages and Linguistics, chair “Syntax” 

     
  • since September 2008
    Lecturer of German Linguistics, Department of Scandinavian and German Studies
     
  • 2005-2008
    Lecturer at the Sorbonne University in the Department of Applied Foreign Languages. 
     
  • 2004
    PhD. Université Paris 4-Sorbonne. Obtained with highest Honours
    Title: “Réalisations ‘originales’ de l’après-dernière position en allemand contemporain – Projection à droite Adjonction” [‘Postfield Constituents as a Result of Right Projection or Addition in Contemporary German’].
    Research topics: Syntax, Right Periphery, Information Structure, Discourse coherence, Argumentation, Political Speeches
  • 2002-2005
    Teaching assistant  (ATER) at the University of Bourgogne (F-21000 Dijon)
     
  • 1999-2002
    French lector in the Department of Roman Studies at the University of Cologne (Universität zu Köln, Romanisches Seminar, D-50923 Köln)
  • 1999-2000        
    Second year of the Master’s degree – DEA - (dissertation supervised by Prof. Martine Dalmas, Université Paris 4-Sorbonne). Specialisation in linguistics. First with Honours. Dissertation title: ‘Aukslammerung & Nachtrag’.
  • 1999
    Agrégation in German studies (highly competitive national examination in the French education system)
     
  • 1993-1998
    German studies at the Paul-Verlaine University in Metz

Address

Sorbonne Université - Faculté des Lettres
UFR Etudes germaniques et nordiques
108, boulevard Malesherbes
F-75850 PARIS Cedex 17
France

Contact: helene.vinckel@paris-sorbonne.fr
helene.vinckel@sorbonne-universite.fr