DIANA SCHACKOW

Curriculum vitae

Education:

since 2014Student of Communication Design at Muthesius Kunsthochschule Kiel
2014Doctor's degree at Universität Zürich (summa cum laude)
2008 M.A. in Linguistics, Tibetan Studies and Indian Studies at Universität Leipzig

Professional experience:

2008–2009Research Assistant in the Chintang and Puma Documentation Project, (DoBeS Project of the Volkswagen Foundation):
writing a sketch grammar of Puma, co-editing a Puma-Nepali-English dictionary, processing the Chintang Child Language corpus
2005–2008Student Assistant in the Chintang and Puma Documentation Project, (DoBeS Project of the Volkswagen Foundation):
glossing and analysis of Puma data
2004–2007Student Assistant at the MPI for Evolutionary Anthropology

Grants:

2013 Conference travel grant for the ICLCD 3 (University of Hawai'i), financed by the National Science Foundation
2012–2013 ELDP Individual Graduate Scholarship for the Documentation of Yakkha
2009-2012Graduate Scholarship from the Saxon Ministry of State for Science and Arts
2008, 2011DAAD travel grants for field research in Nepal
2009, 2010MPI EVA travel grants for field research in Nepal