Integrated Members (PhD)
Hanna Batoréo (Hanna Krystyna Jakubowicz Batoréo) is an associate professor with ‘agregação’ (habilitation to full professor) at Universidade Aberta, in Lisbon. She graduated from University of Warsaw (Warsaw, Poland) in English and Spanish (1975) and in Portuguese Linguistics (1978). She earned her MA in Portuguese Descriptive Linguistics at University of Lisbon (FLUL) in 1989, where she also earned her PhD in Linguistics/ Psycholinguistics in 1997. Her PhD thesis “Expressão do Espaço em Português Europeu” was published in 2000 by FCT/ Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian). In 2006, she earned her habilitation to full professor (“agregação”) in Portuguese Studies: Linguistics, at Universidade Aberta, Lisbon, where she has been working since 1997. In 2006, she was also awarded an “International Grand Prix of Linguistics Lindley Cintra 2005“for the book “Linguística Portuguesa: Abordagem Cognitiva” (2004).
Collaborators - PhD
Ana Margarida Abrantes studied English and German at the University of Aveiro, Essen and Innsbruck. She holds a Masters Degree in Cognitive Linguistics and a PhD in German Language and Literature. Between 2006 and 2009 she was visiting scholar at the Center for Semiotics of Aarhus University and at the Department of Cognitive Science at Case Western Reserve University, in Cleveland, USA. She is currently senior researcher at CECC – Research Center for Communication and Culture at the Catholic University of Portugal and a Faculty member of the School of Human Sciences of the same university. Her research fields include the study of cognition and culture, cognitive linguistics, cognitive poetics and German studies.
Assistant Professor at the Department of Humanities of the Portuguese Open University and an Integrated Researcher at the Institute of Sociology of the University of Porto (ISUP). Since 2017, she is a Research Collaborator at the Linguistics Research Centre of the Universidade NOVA de Lisboa (CLUNL), where she is part of Group IV – Cognition, Language and Multimodal Communication. She holds a First Degree (‘Licenciatura’) in Literature and Modern Languages (Portuguese and French) by the Faculty of Arts and Humanities of University of Porto (1993), a Master of Arts degree in Portuguese Descriptive Linguistics by the Faculty of Arts and Humanities of University of Porto (1997) and a Ph.D. in Portuguese Linguistics by the Portuguese Open University (2005).
She teaches Portuguese Linguistics, Semantics and Linguistic Pragmatics and Interactional Sociolinguistics in first degree courses, masters and doctoral programmes at the Portuguese Open University. She is the Coordinator of the master’s course in Multidisciplinary Portuguese Studies of the same University. She has supervised both Ph.D. and master students in the fields of Interactional Sociolinguistics and Linguistic Pragmatics. Her research focuses on everyday life interactions, interaction in institutional settings and oral corpora. Her recent work is dedicated to the study of the constitution of narratives of life experience in research interviews. She has integrated competitive funded national and international scientific networks and research projects. She is a member of the editorial board of the journal “Cadernos de Ciências Sociais”. Among other publications, she is the author of “A Construção da Ordem Interaccional na Rádio” [The Construction of the Interactional Order on the Radio], Porto, Afrontamento, 2012.
Zuzanna Bułat-Silva works in the Department of Romance Languages at the University of Wrocław, Poland, where she teaches Portuguese Language and Culture, History of Spanish Language and Cross-Cultural Pragmatics. Her main research interests are lexical semantics, cross-cultural pragmatics, and endangered languages. She published a book on Portuguese cultural key words, “Fado – a semantic approach” (Bułat Silva 2008, in Polish) and several articles on emotion words in Spanish and Portuguese. Since 2010 she has been working on the notion of ‘home’ in Portuguese as a member of EUROJOS research group. She is a member of the Centre of Cognitive Studies on Language and Communication at the University of Wrocław, Poland.
Full professor in the Linguistics Department and in the Linguistics Graduate Program at Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), Brazil. Researcher at the National Center for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq). Director of the Laboratory of Cognitive Linguistics (LINC-UFRJ), which carries out investigations on mental spaces, conceptual integration, metaphor, viewpoint, deixis, subjectivity, intersubjectivity, grammatical constructions and multimodal constructions. At UFRJ, Lilian Ferrari develops teaching and advising activities (Undergraduate, Masters and Graduate students). She has published books, chapters and articles in national and international journals.
Full professor of Portuguese Language at the Universidade Federal Fluminense, in the state of Rio de Janeiro / Brazil. She is a Fellow of the National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq) of Brazil and a permanent professor of the Postgraduate Program in Language Studies at UFF. She is a member of the Board of the Brazilian Association of Linguistics (Abralin) and was president of this entity in the biennium 2015-2017. She is the national coordinator of the “Discourse & Grammar” Study Group, where she develops research and guides undergraduate, master and doctoral students about the use and linguistic change in Portuguese morphosyntax in functional perspective. She is the author of a series of articles, book chapters and organizer of collections about the functional mechanisms of contemporary Portuguese, in synchronic and diachronic bias. More recently, she has dedicated to functionalist research in the interface with the cognitive approach, specifically in the field of studies on grammatical construction and constructional changes.
PhD in Linguistics and Psychology from the University of Leeds – United Kingdom. Post-doctoral training on Cognitive and Experimental Psychology at the University of California – Santa Cruz, U. S. A. Visiting Professor of the Languages Department and Post-Graduate Programme in Language Studies and Literature of the Universidade de Santa Cruz do Sul – Rio Grande do Sul – Brazil, retired Associate Professor, and presently, collaborator of the Post-Graduate Programme in Linguistics of the Universidade Federal do Ceará – Brazil. Leader of the Research Group on Language and Thought – Linguistics and Cognition (GELP-COLIN), CNPq/UFC, member of the Work Group on Linguistics and Cognition, ANPOLL. Member of the Research Group on Language and Cognition, CNPq/UNISC, collaborator of the Linguistics Research Centre of the Universidade NOVA de Lisboa (CLUNL) and of the Humanistic and Philosophic Study Centre of the Universidade Católica de Braga – Portugal. Prof. Pelosi participates in national and international research projects and supervises dissertations and theses under the following themes – semantic categorization, reading, and metaphor emergence from a cognitive-discoursive perspective.
José Teixeira is an Associated Professor at the University of Minho (Portugal). He holds a PhD in Linguistics on space, cognition and the Portuguese language (A Configuração Linguística do Espaço no Português Europeu: modelos mentais de frente/trás). Several of his published papers can be downloaded from the Repositorium of Universidade do Minho. His main areas of research are linguistic meaning and cognition, Portuguese semantics and the language of advertising.