Here you will find information about ongoing research projects as well as upcoming events like guest lectures or excursions.

Upcoming Events and Activities

16 – 17 November 2018 – Ambiguity as (Information) Gaps: Processes of Creation and Resolution

International Workshop at the RTG 1808. For a list of invited speakers and further information, click here.


Research Projects

Research Training Group 1808: Ambiguity – Production and Perception (funded by the DFG)

Please find further information here.

SFB 833: The construction of meaning – the dynamics and adaptivity of linguistic structures, Project A2: Interpretability in Context (funded by the DFG)

For further information please have a look at the SFB’s homepage or contact Prof Bauer.

Tübingen School of Education (TüSE), project 6: Competence Modelling (funded by the Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung)

For further information please have a look at the project homepage.

Annotating Literature: Research Project & Peer Learning Project

Further information on the research project can be found here. Information on the peer learning project can be found here.

Connotations: A Journal for Critical Debate

For further information on both the journal and the Connotations Society for Critical Debate please have a look at You can also find a full table of contents of all published volumes including a selection of debates which are available as full texts free of charge.

Past Projects

Application group “Sacred Texts”

For more information, please see here.

Wordplay and Metalinguistic Reflection — New Interdisciplinary Perspectives (DFG Network)

Please find further information on the project here.

PhD training group “Sacred Texts”

For further information, see the project weblog, or contact Prof Bauer.

PhD training group “Dimensions of Ambiguity”

For further information please have a look here or contact Prof Bauer.