CECL team

CECL

Director

SG

Sylviane Granger

Director of the Centre

Research interests: Analysis and applications of learner and bilingual corpora; phraseology; academic language; electronic lexicographical and pedagogical tools; corpus-based contrastive linguistics and translation studies

 

Team members

 YB

Yves Bestgen

F.R.S.-F.N.R.S research associate

Research interests: Development of techniques for automatic text analysis: automatic essay grading, opinion mining, collocation extraction; statistics for linguistics

 

Basma Bouziri

PhD student

Research interests: ELT; EAP; Corpus linguistics; Discourse analysis 

 

 

Amélie Bulon

PhD student

 Research interests: second language acquisition; CLIL: Content and Language Integrated Learning; learner corpora; phraseology

 

 

Ludivine Crible

Ludivine Crible

PhD student

Research interests: Constrastive discourse analysis; discourse markers; disfluency; cognitive corpus linguistics; multilingual and multimodal annotation; spoken French and English

 SD

Sylvie De Cock

Professor of English language, linguistics and business English

Research interests: Spoken (and written) learner corpora; phraseology; English for Specific Purposes (business English)

AD
 

Amandine Dumont

PhD Student

Research interests: Analysis of learner speech; fluency and disfluency; corpus linguistics

MD

Maïté Dupont

PhD student/F.R.S.-F.N.R.S research fellow

Research interests: contrastive linguistics; corpus linguistics; Systemic Functional Linguistics; cohesion

CG

Caroline Gerckens

PhD student

Research interests: (longitudinal) learner corpora; phraseology; verb complementation

GG

Gaëtanelle Gilquin

Professor of English Language and Linguistics

Research interests: analysis and comparison of New Englishes and Learner Englishes; cognitive linguistics; applied Construction Grammar; verb complementation

Myriam Gonze

Teaching assistant

 IH

Isa Hendrikx

PhD student

Research interests:second language acquisition; construction grammar; learner corpora; intensifying constructions in French, Dutch and English

SL

Samantha Laporte

PhD student - teaching assistant

Research interests: New Englishes; verb complementation; SLA; Construction Grammar; Valency Grammar; Corpus Pattern Analysis

ML

Marie-Aude Lefer

Assistant professor of translation studies and English-French translation

Research interests: Corpus-based contrastive linguistics and translation studies; contrastive lexicology (esp. contrastive word-formation and phraseology); lexis in translated text; bilingual lexicography; computer-aided translation (CAT) tools

DL

Damien Littré

Scientific collaborator

Research interests:(longitudinal) learner corpora; CALL; cognitive linguistics

TM

Tim Marchand

PhD student

Research interests: corpus linguistics; learner corpora; language education; computer-mediated communication; classroom language

FM

Fanny Meunier

Professor of English language, linguistics and didactics

Research interests: second/foreign language acquisition; analysis and pedagogical applications of learner corpora; phraseology; grammar; longitudinal learner corpora; teacher training

VM

Verena Möller

Scientific collaborator

Research interests: learner corpus compilation and analaysis; educational environments; individual differences in language learning

EN

Eric Nicaise

Scientific collaborator

Research interests: native-English and non-native teacher talk, implications from second-language acquisition research for the English classroom, teacher development and phonology

 MP

Magali Paquot

F.R.S.-F.N.R.S research associate

Research interests: analysis and applications of learner corpora; second language acquisition; crosslinguistic influence; phraseology; complexity; contrastive linguistics; English for Academic Purposes; electronic lexicography

 NS

Natassia Schutz

Scientific collaborator

Research interests: English for Academic Purposes (EAP); analysis and applications of academic corpora; cross-disciplinary variation; phraseology; verb patterning

JT

Jennifer Thewissen

Scientific collaborator

Research interests: analysis of learner corpora with particular focus on the construct of accuracy; error tagging; L2 developmental research

Larry_Valentin

Larry Valentin

Scientific collaborator

Research interests: blended and distance education; new technologies in foreign language teaching and learning; ESP; EAP; learner corpora

 

 

JV

Julie Van de Vyver

PhD student – teaching assistant

Research interests: Mobile-Assisted Language Learning; new technologies in foreign language teaching and learning

AV

Arnaud Vincent

Scientific collaborator

Research interests:computer-assisted discourse studies; American studies; religious rhetoric; political discourse