Carina Steiner

Center for the Study of Language and Society

E-Mail
carina.steiner@csls.unibe.ch
Postal Address
Graduate School of the Arts and Humanities
Center for the Study of Language and Society
Walter Benjamin Kolleg
Universität Bern
Muesmattstrasse 45
CH-3012 Bern

Carina Steiner

Carina has studied at the PHBern (BA in Pre-Primary and Primary Education, incl. teaching diploma) and has a degree in multilingualism studies from the University of Fribourg (CH). Since September 2019, Carina is working as a PhD student for the SNSF-funded project Swiss German Dialects Across Time and Space (PI: Prof. Dr. Adrian Leemann).

Title of PhD Project

Perceptual and Affective Factors in Language Variation and Change in German-speaking Switzerland

Research Foci

Morphosyntactic, Lexical, and Phonological Variation and Change in Swiss German Dialects | Individual and Social Factors in Language Variation and Change | Perceptual Dialectology
Cognitive and Affective Factors in Second Language Acquisition | Language Learning Aptitude