Sara Zanellini


Corso di Dottorato - Cognitive and Brain Sciences

Corso Bettini, 31 - 38068 Rovereto
tel. 0464 808626
sara.zanellini[at]unitn [dot] it
  • 07/09/2014. Master's Degree in Linguistics, Universiy of Siena. Supervisor: Prof. Luigi Rizzi, Co-Supervisor: Prof. Valentina Bianchi. Dissertation: Attraction and Minimality: errors of number in subject-verb agreement (an experimental work on Syntactic Theory's evidences in online processing of linguistic structures).
  • 12/06/2011. Bachelor's Degree in Literature (main field: Linguistics), Universiy of Pavia. Supervisor: Prof. Silvia Luraghi, Co-Supervisor: Prof. Giuseppe Polimeni. Dissertation: The grammaticalization of the clitic pronoun in Ancient Italian. A study over books 1-7 in the Nuova Cronica (a corpus-based work on syntactic and morphological development of Italian clitics from Latin pronouns).
  • August 2011. Attended Utrecht Summer School, Universiteit Utrecht. Courses attended: Psycholinguistics (Dr. Arnout Koornneef), Aphasia: language and the brain (Prof. Sergey Avrutin), Introduction to generative syntax (Dr. Mana Kobuchi), Micro and Macro variation in language (Prof. Martin Everaert).
Carriera accademica ed attività didattica
  • 11/2015 - ongoing. PhD Student at Doctoral School in Cognitive and Brain Sciences, CIMeC, University of Trento. Supervisor: Prof. Gabriele Miceli.
Interessi di ricerca
  • Theoretical Syntax
  • Language Processing
  • Language Deficit
  • Language Acquistion
Premi e riconoscimenti
  • September 2011. Teaching Assistant Awardee for the Course of General Linguistics, University of Studies of Pavia.
Convegni e conferenze
  • 05/29/2015. MILANGUAGE-Language Spring School (University of Studies of Milan Bicocca). Talk on my MA thesis.
  • 03/17/2014. Seminar on my MA thesis (University of Studies of Siena 1240).
  • 11/23/2012. Workshop Clitics in Ancient Italian (University of Studies of Pavia). Talk on my BA thesis.