John Sinclair is Professor of Modern English Language at the University of Birmingham, Adjunct Professor at Jaio Tong University in Shanghai, China, Honorary Professorial Research Fellow, University of Glasgow, Founding Editor of COBUILD and President of the Tuscan Word Centre (TWC). He is now concentrating his activities through the TWC on making language evidence from a corpus available to everyone working in the language disciplines and industries.
Wolfgang Teubert is Professor of Corpus Linguistics at the University of Birmingham and coordinator of the TELRI-II project. He has published in the fields of corpus linguistics, language change, neology and translation theory. He is Editor of the International Journal of Corpus Linguistics, published by John Benjamins.
František Cermak is Professor of Czech language at Charles University in Prague and Head of the Institue of the Czech National Corpus (see http://ucnk.ff.cuni.cz/english/). His special fields, in which he has published widely, include Czech, Germanic, Slavonic and general linguistics, lexicology and lexicography, phraseology, word formation, morphology, typology, theory of language, linguistic methodology and corpus linguistics. He is currently also a member of the EURALEX Board.
Ruta Marcinkeviciene lectures at Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas, Lithuania and is Head of the Center of Computational Linguistics at the same institution. She has published internationally in the field and is a member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Corpus Linguistics [http://solaris3.ids-mannheim.de/ijcl].
Pernilla Danielsson is a TELRI-II project manager. Her special areas of interest include parallel corpora, tools of alignment, translation theory and practice. She participated in PEDANT project of parallel texts. [http://spraakbanken.gu.se/lb/pedant/parabank/parabank.html]
Pictures (c) Primoz Jakopin Mail
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