European Network of German and Contrastive Linguistics _ GerCoLiNet



The cooperation project GerCoLiNet, which takes the form of an European network linking the five universities of Copenhagen, Milan, Paris, Prague and Warsaw and the Leibniz-Institute for the German Language (IDS, Mannheim) as an external partner, aims to provide both initial and ongoing training in German for students in combination with their own mother tongue at MA and doctoral levels in theoretical-linguistic areas, with an emphasis on German studies and applied linguistics, taking into account empirical procedures.

The project consists of four phases in the period June 2021-June 2022.

– Phase 1: a 1-day online workshop – 8.6.2021: “Introduction to corpus linguistics”; preparation for the 2nd project phase: summer school in Paris;

– Phase 2: summer school in Paris  – 8-10.7.2021: “Potential of European corpora for linguistic questions: Theory – Methodology – Applications”. Incl.  “Research Discussion Groups”;
Summer School_Paris_Program
Research Discussion Groups – Harmonogram

–  Phase 3: winter School at the University of Warsaw  – 13-15.1.2022: “Lexicology and Lexicography in Practice in European Comparison: Theory and Empiricism in German and Comparative Languages”. Incl. short presentations by the participating students.
Trans-university student groups of GerCoLiNet: HERE
Programme: GerCoLiNet_Winter School

– Phase 4: “MA Students and PhD Study Day” in European networking at the Charles University in Prag – 27.06.2022

This project is co-funded by the Erasmus+ programme of the European Union under grant agreement No 612621.
More informations on the website of the project :



Université de Lorraine
Campus Lettres et Sciences Humaines de Nancy
UFR Arts, Lettres et Langues
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F-54001 Nancy