(Last update on any part of the website: 3 May 2017)

Recent news and upcoming events · · · I have just been invited to teach a week-long workshop at Shanghai Jiao Tong University in July 2018 · · · I have just been invited to the ConLab corpus meeting in Moscow, where I will then also give two talks (27 November - 2 December 2017) · · · I was just invited to teach a seminar and a workshop "Harnessing the latest corpus-based approaches for research" at the Open University of Hong Kong on 8 September 2017 · · · I have just been invited to give a plenary lecture at Constructionist Approaches to Language Pedagogy at UT Austin (February 2018) · · · my book Ten lectures on quantitative approaches in cognitive linguistics: Corpus-linguistic, experimental, and statistical applications has just been published (with slides and audio files by Brill) · · · I have just been invited to be a plenary speaker at the Constructional Approaches to Language Pedagogy conference at UT Austin February 2018 · · · I have just been invited to give a colloquium talk at the University of Erfurt (20 June 2017) · · · I have just been invited to teach a workshop on corpus linguistic methods and alternations at the University of Santiago de Compostela (14-15 June 2017) · · · I am currently negotiating a contract for a Chinese tranlation of the second edition of my statistics textbook · · · The 2nd (revised and extended) edition of my corpus linguistics textbook Quantitative Corpus Linguistics with R has just been published by Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group · · · I have just been invited to give a plenary at Learner Corpus Research 2017 at the Institute for Specialised Communication and Multilingualism of the European Academy (Bozen/Bolzano Italy, October 2017) · · · I have just been invited to join the advisory board of the book series Studies in Corpus Linguistics published by John Benjamins · · · I will teach a bootcamp at the Universit√© Catholique de Louvain (10-14 July 2017) · · · After 10 years, I have stepped down from my position as (founding) co-editor-in-chief of the journal Corpus Linguistics and Linguistic Theory and taken on the role of General Editor: good luck to the new editor-in-chief Stefanie Wulff! · · · Scooby's website still has only 20 pages · · ·