CV

(Click here for Polish version: Academic_CV_BK_Polski_20180201)

Education

Ph.D.

  • Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań
  • 13.06.2013, Doctor of Philosophy
  • Dissertation: Philosophical assumptions and research procedures in cognitive and generative linguistics. Comparative analysis within the Idealization Theory of Science
  • Supervisor: Prof. Krzysztof Łastowski. Institute of Philosophy, Department of Epistemology and Cognitive Sciences

MA

  • Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań
  • 18.06.2008, MA in Philosophy
  • Thesis: The meaning of utterance as a cognitive complex. An attempt at synthesis based on cognitive linguistics
  • Supervisor: Prof. Andrzej Klawiter Institute of Philosophy, Department of Epistemology and Cognitive Sciences

Research Experience
Postdoctoral Research Assistant

  • Centre for Argument Technology, University of Dundee, 2015 – 2016.
  • Project “Argument Analytics (ArgAn)”, PI: dr Katarzyna Budzynska, funded by Innovate UK. R&D project in cooperation with tech start-up Juralio Ltd (Project lead: Graeme Johnston).
  • Automated extraction of argumentative-dialogical structures from natural language interaction.
  • Argument annotation and representation (Online Visualization of Arguments).
  • Argument Mining (lexical and statistical approach, machine learning).
  • Python NLTK for Argument Mining, Java ONLP implementations.

Research Assistant

  • Institute of Linguistics, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, 2012-2014.
  • Project “Multimodal expressions of conceptual metaphors vs. coherence and synchrony of communicative behavior in dialogue (MultiMet)”, PI: dr Konrad Juszczyk, funded by Polish National Science Center.
  • Lexical and gestural analysis of dialogical interactions in career coaching sessions.
  • Organization of psycholinguistic research with human subjects (covering legal, ethical and practical issues).
  • Spoken corpora transcription and compilation.

Research Assistant

  • Faculty of English, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, 2010 – 2012.
  • Project “Emotion, Belief, Reason (EmBeR)”, PI: Prof. Małgorzata Fabiszak.
  • Corpus-based analysis of mental verbs in Polish and English.
  • Language corpora compilation, annotation and analysis, statistics with R.