Mag. Dr. Viola Schmitt

Viola Schmitt

Sprachwissenschaft

Sekretariat: Yasmine Schiller

Institut für Germanistik
Universitätsring 1
1010 Wien

Stiege 5
2. Zwischengeschoss
Zimmer: ZG1O2.79

Tel: +43-1-4277-42203
E-Mail: viola.schmitt@univie.ac.at

Hauptsächliche Forschungsinteressen: Semantik, Syntax

Main research interests: Semantics, syntax

https://sites.google.com/view/viola-schmitt/home

Sprechstunde

  • Diese Woche (23.5.) findet meine Sprechstunde ausnahmsweise von 17.30-18.30 Uhr statt
  • Sprechstunde SoSe 2019: Do, 17-18 Uhr (bitte mit Voranmeldung)
  • VO 100020 Germanistische Sprachwissenschaft – Schnittstellen (SoSe 2018) (zusammen mit Manfred Glauninger)

Mündliche Prüfung (4. und letzter Termin): 06.05.2019, 16:00, Zimmer ZG 102.79 (Viola Schmitt)

 

 

 

Curriculum vitae

  • 2013 – now: Post Doc, German department, University of Vienna
  • 2015/16: Replacement, professor in semantics/pragmatics, University of Göttingen
  • 2013: Lecturer, UCLA, Department of Linguistics
  • 2013: Doctorate, General Linguistics, University of Vienna. Thesis: More pluralities. Supervisors: Daniel Büring (University of Vienna), Thomas Ede Zimmermann (University of Frankfurt)
  • 2010-2012: Research Associate, DFG-Project Linearization of syntactic structures, University of Frankfurt
  • 2009-2010: Research Associate, Project Grammatical modification, University of Frankfurt
  • 2008: Lecturer, UCLA. Department of Linguistics
  • 2006: Magister, General Linguistics, University of Vienna. Thesis: Hessian headed relative clauses and the syntactic role of the relative pronoun. Supervisor: Henk van Riemsdjik (University of Tilburg)

 

 

 

Publikationsverzeichnis

Publikationsdatenbank u:cris

Recent papers and manuscripts / Neuere Artikel und Manuskripte

  • Schmitt, Viola (2019). Intensional interveners and plural predication. Ms. Draft
  • Schmitt, Viola (2018). Pluralities across categories and plural projection. Accepted for publication in Semantics and Pragmatics. Draft
  • Haslinger, Nina & Viola Schmitt (2018). Scope-related cumulativity asymmetries and cumulative composition. Proceedings of SALT 28 (eds. Sireemas Maspong, Brynhildur Stefánsdóttir, Katherine Blake & Forrest Davis), 197-216. Paper
  • Schmitt, Viola & Frank Sode (2018): An anti-intellectualist treatment of German wissen (`know‘). Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 21 (eds.  Robert Truswell, Chris Cummins, Caroline Heycock, Brian Rabern & Hannah Rohde), 1091 -1108. Paper
  • Schmitt, Viola (2017). Cross-categorial plurality and plural composition. (This is a longer version of the 2018 paper.) Paper
  • Flor, Enrico, Nina Haslinger, Hilda Koopman, Eva Rosina, Magdalena Roszkowski & Viola Schmitt (2017): Cross-linguistic evidence for a non-distributive lexical meaning of conjunction. In: Alexandre Cremers, Thom van Gessel & Floris Roelofsen (eds.): Proceedings of the 21st Amsterdam Colloquium, 255-264. Link to Proceedings
  • Flor, Enrico, Nina Haslinger, Magdalena Roszkowski, Eva Rosina & Viola Schmitt (2017): Distributive and non-distributive conjunction: Formal semantics meets typology. Accepted for publication in Moreno Mitrovic (ed.), Logical vocabulary and logical change
  • Haslinger, Nina & Viola Schmitt (2017): Acquisition of semantic type flexibility: The case of conjunction. In: Clemens Mayr & Edwin Williams (eds.): 11-11-2017. Festschrift für Martin Prinzhorn (= Wiener Linguistische Gazette 82), 109-118. Link to Festschrift
  • Schmitt, Viola, Edgar Onea & Friederike Buch (2017): Restrictions on complement anaphora. Proceedings of SALT 27. Paper
  • Mayr, Clemens & Viola Schmitt (2017):  Asymmetric coordination. In Martin Everaert & Henk C. van Riemsdijk (eds.), The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Syntax, Second Edition, 1-32. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley. Paper
  • Haslinger, Nina & Viola Schmitt (2017): Stressed non-Boolean und (and) in German. Snippets 31:13-14. Paper
  • Schmitt, Viola (2016): Boolean and non-Boolean conjunction. To appear in D. Gutzmann, L. Matthewson, C. Meier, H. Rullmann & T.E. Zimmermann, Blackwell Companion to Semantics, Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons. Draft

Aktivitäten

Projects /Projekte

 

Recent talks and presentations / Kürzlich gehaltene Vorträge und Präsentationen

  • Viola Schmitt (2019): Parts of propositions. Invited talk, German department, University of Graz. slides
  • Nina Haslinger & Viola Schmitt (2019):Cumulative readings of modified numerals: A plural projection approach. Talk, 20th Workshop on the Roots of Pragmasemantics, Szklarska Poręba.
  • Nina Haslinger & Viola Schmitt (2018): Asymmetries in cumulative construals of non-referential DPs. Talk, Rtanj Linguistics 2. handout
  • Magdalena Roszkowski, Daniele Panizza, Viola Schmitt & Maik Thalmann (2018): Experimental evidence for non-intersective VP-conjunction in children and adults. Poster presentation, AMBIGO Workshop on Ambiguity, Göttingen.
  • Nina Haslinger & Viola Schmitt (2018): Scope-related cumulativity asymmetries and cumulative composition. Talk, SALT 28, MIT. slides, handout
  • Enrico Flor, Nina Haslinger, Hilda Koopman, Eva Rosina, Magdalena Roszkowski & Viola Schmitt (2018): Distributive vs. non-distributive conjunction: A cross-linguistic view. Invited talk, Department of Linguistics and Baltic Languages, Masaryk University Brno.
  • Nina Haslinger & Viola Schmitt (2018): Universal quantification and conjunction: Cumulativity asymmetries. Invited talk, Department of Linguistics and Baltic Languages, Masaryk University Brno.
  • Enrico Flor, Nina Haslinger, Hilda Koopman, Eva Rosina, Magdalena Roszkowski & Viola Schmitt (2018): Cross-linguistic evidence for predicate-level distributivity operators. Talk, Journées Co-distributivité 2018, Paris.
  •  Viola Schmitt (2018): Cumulativity and intensional interveners. Talk, 19th Workshop on the Roots of Pragmasemantics, Szklarska Poręba. slides
  •  Nina Haslinger & Viola Schmitt (2018): Cumulativity asymmetries and composition. Talk, 19th Workshop on the Roots of Pragmasemantics, Szklarska Poręba.
  • Viola Schmitt (2018): Kumulativitätsasymmetrien, Distributivität und Pluralprojektion. Invited talk, German Department, Universität Tübingen.
  • Viola Schmitt (2018): Scope-related cumulativity asymmetries and distributivity. Invited talk, English Department, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen.
  • Enrico Flor, Nina Haslinger, Hilda Koopman, Eva Rosina, Magdalena Roszkowski & Viola Schmitt (2017): Cross-linguistic evidence for a non-distributive lexical meaning of conjunction. Talk, 21st Amsterdam Colloquium, Amsterdam. handout
  • Viola Schmitt & Daniele Panizza (2017): What and means: a study on the intersective vs. non-intersective construal of VP-and. Poster presentation, XPrag 2017, Cologne.
  • Friederike Buch, Edgar Onea & Viola Schmitt (2017): Complement anaphora and the plurality of worlds. Poster presentation, SALT 27, University of Maryland.
  • Daniele Panizza & Viola Schmitt (2017): What and means: A study of intersective and non-intersective VP-and. Poster presentation, 30th Annual CUNY Conference on Human Sentence Processing, Cambridge/MA.

Lehrveranstaltungen 2019S

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