Academic activities

Participation in research projects

2016-2019: Projekt Tuatschin

Swiss SNF research project on the acquisition of the Romansh dialect Tuatschin. Co-headed by Prof. Michele Loporcaro (Department of Romance Studies) and Prof. Sabine Stoll (Department of Comparative Linguistics)

2016-2018: Modélisation de la compétition entre langues

Project on mathematical modelling of ecological and linguistic factors in the competition between languages in contact. Co-headed by Dr. Morgane Bergot (Department of Mathematics, Université Claude Bernard, Lyon 1) and Dr. Géraldine Walther (University of Zurich).

2014-2018: TUL: Les questionnaires en typologie

“Questionaires within typology: survey, analysis, development, and epistemological questioning” Headed by Dr. Aimée Lahaussois (HTL, CNRS), Paris, France.

2012-2013: IARPA Project: BABEL Program

External consultant on problems related to morphological analysis within the subproject Lorelei on automatic morphological modelling headed by Dr. Owen Rambow Columbia University, USA, and Prof. Nizar Habash, New York University Abu Dhabi, UAE.

2011-2012: ANR EDyLex (ANR-09-CORD-008)

“Enrichissement Dynamique de Lexiques” (“Enriching dynamically lexical resources”) Headed by Dr. Benoît Sagot (Alpage, INRIA), Paris, France. January 2010 – August 2013.

2010-2011:ANR/DFG PerGram (ANR/DFG MU 2822/3-1)

“Theory and Implementation of a Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar for Persian” Co-headed by Prof. Pollet Samvelian (Paris Sorbonne Nouvelle) and Prof. Stefan Müller (Freie Universität Berlin), January 2009 – December 2011.


  • Oxford University Press
  • Language Science Press
  • Journal of Morphology
  • International Morphology Meeting (IMM)
  • American International Morphology Meeting (AIMM),
  • Conference of the Student Organisation of Linguistics in Europe (ConSOLE)
  • Workshop on Syntax and Semantics (WoSS)
  • Traitement automatique des langues naturelles (TALN)
  • Analysing Morphologica Systems (AnaMorphoSys)
  • Discriminative perspectives on morphology
  • Computational Methods for Descriptive and Theoretical Morphology (CMDTM)
  • Morphological Typology and Cognition
  • ParadigMo-2017

Conference and workshop organisation

2018 Programme committee IMM, Budapest, Hungary
2017 Convenor PopLang, Lyon, France (with Vincent Arnaud, Morgane Bergot, François Pellegrino, Laurent Pujo-Menjouet, Léon Matar Tine)
2017 Organiser CoNNL shared task on morphological reinflection, co-located with the ACL, Vancouver, Canada (with R. Cotterell, J. Eisner, M. Faruqui, J. Sylak-Glassman, M. Hulden, C. Kirov, S. Kübler, E. Vylomova, Patrick Xia, David Yarowsky)
2017 Programme committee ParadigMo-2017, Toulouse, France, June 2017
2016 Convenor AnaMorphoSys, Lyon, France (with Gregory T. Stump)
2016 Convenor Workshop on Linguistic Complexity, Lyon, France (with Noëllie Bon, Kris Lund, François Pellegrino, Véronique Traverso)
2016 Programme committee CMDTM, Vienna, Austria
2015 Convenor System Typology workshop at the ALT, Albuquerque, USA (with J.P. Blevins)
2011 Scientific committee WoSS8, Paris, France
2010 Organising committee 17th International Conference on Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar (HPSG), Paris, France
2009 Organising committee Journées Sémantique et Modélisation (JSM), Paris, France
2008 Organising committee ConSOLE XVI, Paris, France
2007 Organising committee Colloque Syntaxe et Sémantique de Paris (CSSP), Paris, France