Schiller_CV by wuyunyi

VIEWS: 45 PAGES: 10

									                                           CV


Name:              Niels Olaf Schiller

Nationality:       German

Date of birth:     08 April 1969

Marital status:    married; one daughter

Addresses:         Leiden Institute for Brain and Cognition (LIBC)
                   Department of Linguistics
                   Faculty of Arts
                   Leiden University
                   P. O. Box 9515
                   2300 RA Leiden

                   &

                   Department of Psychology
                   Cognitive Psychology Unit
                   Faculty of Social Sciences
                   Leiden University
                   Wassennaarseweg 52
                   2333 AK Leiden

                   The Netherlands

Private address:   Boerhaavelaan 11
                   2324 EB Leiden

                   The Netherlands

Telephone:         ++31-71-5274171 (work; Monday, Wednesday, Friday)
                   ++31-71-5273998 (work; Tuesday, Thursday)
                   ++31-71-5272205 (fax)
                   ++31-71-8882655 (private)
                   ++31-6-41166395 (cell phone)


Email-Addresses:   n.o.schiller@let.leidenuniv.nl
                   n.schiller@fsw.leidenuniv.nl

Homepage:          http://www.libc.leidenuniv.nl/schiller
Academic training

1990-1994 Undergraduate study (MA) at Trier University (phonetics, psychology,
          computational linguistics, and German philology)

1992 Spring school Artificial Intelligence (Moehne, Germany)

1994-1997 PhD at the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

1995 Netherlands Graduate School for Linguistics (LOT)

1996 Netherlands Graduate School for Linguistics (LOT)

1996 Nijmegen Institute for Cognition and Information (NICI) Postgraduate Trainee program

1996-1997 European Postgraduate Diploma in Cognitive Sciences (SISSA; Trieste, Italy)

1997 Netherlands Graduate School for Linguistics (LOT)

1997 ESCoP summer school "Psychology of Language" (Bressanone, Italy)

1998-1999 GAAC summer institute "The Evolution of Intelligence: The Comparative
          Analysis of Cognition" (Boston, USA/Bielefeld, Germany)

1998-2000 Post-doctoral training at the Cognitive Neuropsychology Laboratory, Faculty of
          Psychology, Harvard University (Cambridge, MA, USA)



Academic degrees

Magister Artium (M.A.), Trier University, 20 June 1994

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Nijmegen University, 25 November 1997

Professor of Psychology, Maastricht University, 1 March 2004

Professor of Psycho- and Neurolinguistics, Leiden University, 1 July 2006



Employment

07/06-today: Professor of psycho- and neurolinguistics at Leiden University (The
       Netherlands)

09/03-06/06: Professor of psycholinguistics at Maastricht University (The Netherlands) and
       senior researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
02/00-08/03: Academy researcher (assistant/associate professor) of the Royal Netherlands
       Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) at Maastricht University and at the Max
       Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics (The Netherlands)

03/98-01/00: Post-doctoral research fellow of the Cognitive Neuropsychology Laboratory in
       the Department of Psychology at Harvard University (USA)

12/97-02/98: Research fellow, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen (The
       Netherlands)

11/94-11/97: Ph.D. student, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen (The
       Netherlands)

07/93-06/94: Research assistant, Institute of Phonetics, Trier University (Germany)

07/92-06/93: Research assistant, Institute of Computational Linguistics, Trier University
       (Germany)

03/92-04/92: Trainee at Siemens Nixdorf AG, Department for machine translation, Project
       METAL (Munich)



Visiting researcher abroad

03/98-01/00: Cognitive Neuropsychology Laboratory (director: Alfonso Caramazza),
       Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA (USA)

04/03-05/03: Laboratoire de Psychologie Cognitive (director: Jonathan Grainger), CNRS,
       Université de Provence, Marseille (France) (host: Xavier-F. Alario)

10/05-12/05: Macquarie Centre for Cognitive Science (MACCS; director: Max Coltheart),
       Macquarie University, Sydney (Australia) (host: Sachiko Kinoshita)



Prizes, stipends, and grants

PhD stipend (1994-1997) of the Max-Planck-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Wissenschaften
       (Munich) for the project titled "The Role of the Syllable in Speech Production"

Research stipend 1995 and 1997 of the International Association for Forensic Phonetics
       (IAFP) for the study titled "The Influence of Native-Language Background on Speaker
       Recognition"

Otto-Hahn-Medal (1998) of the Max-Planck-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Wissenschaften,
      Munich

Feodor-Lynen Stipend (1998) of the Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung, Bonn
Research stipend (1998/1999) for the German and American Young Scholars' Institute on
       "The Evolution of Intelligence: The Comparative Analysis of Cognition" of the
       German American Academic Council (GAAC), Berlin

Post-doctoral stipend (1999) in the area of neuropsychology in the cognitive-neuroscientific
       section of the International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA), Trieste (Italy)

Academy researcher of the Royal Netherlands Academy for Arts and Sciences (2000-2005)
      [Akadmie-Onderzoeker van de Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van
      Wetenschappen], Amsterdam (The Netherlands)

VICI grant [vernieuwingsimpuls] of the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research
       (2003-2008) [Nederlandse Organisatie voor Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek], Den Haag
       (The Netherlands); volume: €1.250.000

Open Competition grant 2004 of the Dutch Organization for Scientific Research (2006-2009)
      [Nederlandse Organisatie voor Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek], Den Haag (The
      Netherlands); volume: €170.000

Member of De Jonge Akademie [The Young Academy] of the Royal Netherlands Academy
     for Arts and Sciences (KNAW) (2005-2009)

                                                      s
Macquarie Centre for Cognitive Science (MACCS) visitor’ grant to stay at the MACCS as a
      Visiting Fellow from 1 October to 12 December 2005. Macquarie University, Sydney,
      Australia (Aus $ 11,185)

                                                    s
Australian Social Science Association (ASSA) visitor’ grant supporting a stay at Macquarie
       University, Sydney, Australia (Aus $ 3,000)

NWO Fonds Internationalisering Sociale Wetenschappen (Fonds IWS) grant for the workshop
      10e
     “ Wintercongres van de Nederlandse Vereniging voor Psychonomie (NVP)”(€
     1,360)

Dr. Tanswisselleerstoel (Dr. Tans alternating professorship) of the Universiteitsfonds Limburg
       (University Funds Limburg)/SWOL (2006)


Organization of workshops, symposia, & conferences

Eighth wintercongress of the Netherlands Psychonomic Society, Egmond aan Zee (The
Netherlands), 14-15 December, 2001.

Nineth wintercongress of the Netherlands Psychonomic Society, Egmond aan Zee (The
Netherlands), 19-20 December, 2003.

Symposium "Self-monitoring" at the Nineth wintercongress of the Netherlands Psychonomic
Society, Egmond aan Zee (The Netherlands), 19-20 December, 2003.

Open day "Faculty of Psychology, Maastricht University" (Netherlands Psychonomic
Society), Maastricht (The Netherlands), 13-14 May, 2004.
Symposium "Language processing" at 3rd Endo-Neuro-Psycho Conference, Doorweerth (The
Netherlands), 1-4 June, 2004.

Second International Workshop on Language Production, Faculty of Psychology, Maastricht
University, Maastricht (The Netherlands), 28-30 August, 2005.

Tenth wintercongress of the Netherlands Psychonomic Society, Egmond aan Zee (The
Netherlands), 16-17 December, 2005.

Symposium “  Language production”at the Belgium Association for Psychological Science
meeting, Liège (Belgium), 19 May, 2006.

Symposium "Cognitive neuroscience of language" at 5th Endo-Neuro-Psycho Conference,
Doorweerth (The Netherlands), 6-9 June, 2006.



Teaching

Tutorial "Einführung in die Computerlinguistik". Universität Trier, Fachbereich II: Sprach-
und Literaturwissenschaften, Wintersemester 1992/93 und Sommersemester 1993.

Seminar ("Language production in aphasia") in Block "Neurocognition of Language",
Department of Neurocognition, Faculty of Psychology, University of Maastricht, 18.
September 2000.

Seminar ("Right hemisphere damage and plasticity") in block "Brain and Plasticity",
Department of Neurocognition, Faculty of Psychology, University of Maastricht, 4. Dezember
2000.

Schrijfonderwijs IIb. Faculty of Psychology, University of Maastricht, April-Mai, 2001.

Onderzoekspraktikum 2.7: "Onderzoek - How to do it?". Faculty of Psychology, University of
Maastricht, Mai-Juni, 2001.

Schrijfonderwijs IIa. Faculty of Psychology, University of Maastricht, November 2001-Januar
2002.

“                  .
 Psychodiagnostiek” Faculty of Psychology, University of Maastricht, November-Dezember
2001.

“Waarnemen”[Seminar]. Faculty of Psychology, University of Maastricht, November-
Dezember 2001.

Taal practicum. Faculty of Psychology, University of Maastricht, Januar 2002.

Seminar ("One classical experiment in experimental psychology"). Opening lecture
"Onderzoekspraktikum 2.7", Faculty of Psychology, University of Maastricht, 21. Mai 2002.
Onderzoekspraktikum 2.7: "Onderzoek - How to do it?". Faculty of Psychology, University of
Maastricht, Mai-Juni 2002.

 The
“ neurocognition of language”(keuzeblok 4.1). Faculty of Psychology, University of
Maastricht, August-September, 2002.

“                                 .
 Introductie in psycholinguïstiek” Faculteit der Letteren, Universiteit Nijmegen, November-
December 2002.

“Taal”[Seminar]. Faculty of Psychology, University of Maastricht, January-February 2003.

Seminar ("Taal"). Lecture in Blok 1.5B "Menselijk kennen", Faculty of Psychology,
University of Maastricht, May 12, 2003.

Seminar ("The Moses Illusion"). Opening lecture "Onderzoekspraktikum 2.7", Faculty of
Psychology, University of Maastricht, May 19, 2003.

Onderzoekspraktikum 2.7: "Onderzoek - How to do it?". Faculty of Psychology, University of
Maastricht, May-June, 2003.

 The
“ neurocognition of language”(keuzeblok 4.1). Faculty of Psychology, University of
Maastricht, August-September, 2003.

Seminar ("Is there free will?"). Opening lecture for "Onderzoekspraktikum 2.5A", Faculty of
Psychology, University of Maastricht, April 5, 2004.

Seminar ("Het mentale lexicon"). Lecture in blok 1.5B "Complexe cognitie", Faculty of
Psychology, University of Maastricht, April 26, 2003.

 The                                     .
“ mental lexicon –Speech production” Lecture/seminar series as part of the Research
Master "Cognitive Neuroscience", specialization "Psycholinguistics", Universiteit Nijmegen,
January-February, 2004.

The cognitive neuroscience of auditory/speech perception (blok 3.6.7). Faculty of Psychology,
University of Maastricht, May-June, 2004.

Seminar ("Speech perception"). Lecture in blok 3.6.7 "The cognitive neuroscience of
auditory/speech perception", Faculty of Psychology, University of Maastricht, June 14, 2004.

 The
“ neurocognition of language”(keuzeblok 4.1). Faculty of Psychology, University of
Maastricht, August-September, 2004.

 The                                     .
“ mental lexicon –Speech production” Lecture/seminar series as part of the Research
Master "Cognitive Neuroscience", specialization "Psycholinguistics", Radboud Universiteit
Nijmegen, January-February, 2005.

“                   .
 Psycholinguistics” LOT (Landelijke Onderzoeksschool Taalwetenschap [Dutch
researchschool for linguistics]) summerschool, Universiteit Leiden, 13-17 June, 2005.
 The                                     .
“ mental lexicon –Speech production” Lecture/seminar series as part of the Research
Master "Cognitive Neuroscience", specialization "Psycholinguistics", Radboud Universiteit
Nijmegen, September, 2005.

 The                                     .
“ mental lexicon –Speech production” Lecture/seminar series as part of the Research
Master "Cognitive Neuroscience", specialization "Psycholinguistics", Radboud Universiteit
Nijmegen, September-October, 2006.



Supervision of students

Elizabeth Molloy, Harvard University (B.A.), 1999

Frouke Hermens, Nijmegen University (M.A.), 2000

Joana Cholin, Nijmegen University & MPI (Ph.D.), 2000-2004

Beate Schwichtenberg, Osnabrück University (B.A.), 2001

Keren Shatzman, Nijmegen University (M.A.), 2002

Mariëlle van Wilgenburg, Universiteit Utrecht (M.A.), 2002

Marc Schipper, Osnabrück University, March 2002

Karen Mansfield, Nijmegen University (M.A.), 2003

Iemke Horemans, Maastricht University (M.A.), 2003

Jolijn Pieterse, Maastricht University (M.A.), 2003

Heidi Koppenhagen, Maastricht University (Ph.D.), 2003-2007

Aleksandra Ganushchak, Maastricht & Leiden University (Ph.D.), 2003-2007

Iemke Horemans, Maastricht University (Ph.D.), 2003-2007

Steffie Vroomen, Nijmegen University (M.A.), 2004

Meddy Weijmans, Maastricht University (M.A.), 2004

Nina Groten, Bonn University (M.A.), 2005

Steffi Pfeiffer, Maastricht University (Ph.D.), 2005-2009

Teresa Schuhman, Maastricht University (Ph.D.), 2006-2009

Anne Zumach, Nijmegen University (B.A.), 2006
Minke Greupink, Nijmegen University (B.A.), 2006

Daphne van Dongen, Maastricht University (M.A), 2006

Rinus Verdonschot, Maastricht University (M.A.), 2006



Membership in dissertation committees and other juries

Heike Martensen, Nijmegen University, 2001

Holger Mitterer, Maastricht University, 2003

Joana Cholin, 2004 (co-promotor; Nijmegen University)

Niko Kriegeskorte, Maastricht University, 2004

Member of the dissertation prize jury of the Netherlands Association of Applied Linguistics
(Association néerlandaise de linguistique appliqué; Anéla) 2005

Jochen Barth (09-06-2005), “Search and exploration of hidden objects by Great Apes and
young children”(chairman; Maastricht University)

Sanae Okamoto-Barth (09-06-2005) “Gaze processing in chimpanzees and humans”
(chairman; Maastricht University)

Astrid Breien (08-06-2005) “Gender congruency in Norwegian”(external reviewer and
examiner of MA thesis; Bergen, Norway)

Anke Hammer (30-06-2005) “  Pronominal reference in sentences about persons of things”
(member of the manuscript committee; Maastricht University)

Katharina Spalek (08-11-2005) “ Storage and retrieval of lexico-syntactic properties in
language production: The case of grammatical gender”(member of the manuscript committee;
Radboud University Nijmegen)


Oliver Müller (20-01-2006) “ Retrieving semantic and syntactic word properties. ERP studies
on the time course in language comprehension”(Radboud University Nijmegen)


Vincent van de Ven (27-01-2006) “  Connectivity and auditory verbal hallucinations:
Contributions of functional imaging and psychometric studies”(member of the manuscript
committee; Maastricht University)


Keren Shatzman (07-04-2006) “Sensitivity to detailed acoustic information in word
recognition”(Radboud University Nijmegen)
Marieke van Herten (07-09-2006) "Executive control of sentence perception. An
electrophysiological investigation" (Radboud University Nijmegen)



Regular reviewer for the following journals:

Journal of Memory and Language
Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition
Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance
Cognition. International Journal of Cognitive Science
Bilingualism. Language and Cognition
Neuropsychologia. An International Journal in Behavioural Neuroscience
Language and Speech
Brain and Language
Psychonomic Bulletin & Review
Psychophysiology
European Journal of Cognitive Psychology
Language and Cognitive Processes
Perceptual and Motor Skills. Psychological Reports
Acta Psychologica
Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience
Human Brain Mapping
Cognitive Brain Research/Brain Research
Memory & Cognition
Current Psychology Letters
Experimental Psychology
Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology A
Neuroscience Letters



Grant reviews

National Science Foundation (NSF)
Gertrud Reemtsma Stiftung
Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO)
Deutsche Forschungsgesellschaft (DFG)
Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)



Membership in professional organizations

International Society of Phonetic Sciences (ISPhS)
International Phonetic Association (IPA)
International Association for Forensic Phonetics (IAFP)
Nederlandse Vereniging voor Fonetische Wetenschappen (NVVFW) [Dutch Society for
Phonetic Sciences]
Acoustical Society of America (ASA)
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Akustik (DEGA) [German Society for Acoustics]
Linguistic Society of America (LSA)
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft (DGfS) [German Society for Linguistics]
Gesellschaft für Angewandte Linguistik (GAL) [Society for Applied Linguistics]
European Society for Cognitive Psychology (ESCOP)
Nederlandse Vereniging voor Psychonomie (NVP) [Dutch Society for Psychonomics]
(member of the board)
Spanish Society for Experimental Psychology (SEPEX)
The Psychonomic Society
Cognitive Neuroscience Society (CNS)
Experimenteel-Psychologische Onderzoekschool (EPOS) [Research School for Experimental
Psychology] (member of the board)
De Jonge Akademie (DJA) [The Young Academy]

Editorial work

The Phonetician. Bulletin of the International Society of Phonetic Sciences (ISPhS) (editor
        1999-2003)
Italian Journal of Linguistics (member of the editorial board since 2005)
Language and Cognitive Processes (guest editor of a special issue to appear in 2007)

								
To top