(Last update on any part of the website: 1 March 2017)



Recent news and upcoming events · · · 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 give two colloquium talks at Charles University Prague (27-28 April 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 · · · my book Ten lectures on quantitative approaches in cognitive linguistics: Corpus-linguistic, experimental, and statistical applications is about to be published (with slides and audio files by Brill) · · · Jiyoung Yoon's and my edited volumne Corpus-based approaches to Construction Grammar has just been published (in the Constructional Approaches to Language Series of John Benjamins) · · · 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 · · ·