Lorenz Dietmar Geiger

Contact: lorenz-dietmar.geiger[at]uni-tuebingen.de


Biographical Information

  • Since 03/2023: Research fellow at the chair of Prof. Dr. Katrin Axel-Tober (Deutsches Seminar, Universität Tübingen)
  • 9/2019–02/2023: Research fellow and PhD student in the Research Training Group 1808: Ambiguity – Production and Perception, Universität Tübingen
  • 02/2018–07/2018: Erasmus +, Uniwersytet Jagielloński w Krakowie, Poland
  • 10/2016–10/2019: M.A. Slavistik, Universität Tübingen
  • 10/2016–03/2019: M.A. English Linguistics, Universität Tübingen
  • 02/2016–08/2019: Student assistant, SFB 833, Project A7: Focus and Extraction in Complex Constructions and Islands, Universität Tübingen
  • 01/2014–08/2019: Student assistant, chair Prof. Dr. Tilman Berger, Universität Tübingen
  • 10/2012–12/2016: B.A. Slavistik (HF), Anglistik/Amerikanistik (NF), Universität Tübingen

Research Interests

  • Ambiguity
  • Information structure
  • Interface Discourse-Sentence
  • Syntax
  • Verbal anaphora



  • "DP splits as a discourse structuring device" (with Andreas Konietzko), Information Structure  and Ambiguity - The Process of Integrating Sentences into Discourse, Talk. 2019. Universität Tübingen.
  • "To Split, or not to Split, that is the Question under Discussion" (with Andreas Konietzko), Linguistic Evidence, Alternate talk. 2018. Universität Tübingen.
  • "DP splits: A challenge for the left periphery" (with Andreas Konietzko), Word Order in the Left Periphery (WOLP2017), Poster talk. 2017. University of Oslo.