Profile

Mgr. Eva Lehečková, Ph.D.

Institute of Czech Language and Theory of Communication
Research Group Empirical Perspectives
on Communication and Cognition

contact: eva.leheckova[at]ff.cuni.cz

Research Interests

Cognitive Linguistics, Construction Grammar, morphosyntax and semantics of Czech constructions, multimodal communication

Education

In 2021, I am preparing a dossier for habilitation to be submitted at the Palacký University, Faculty of Arts, in Olomouc

2004–2011 – Ph.D., Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Arts (Czech language)
1998–2004 – M.A., Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Arts (Czech language and literature – French)

Foreign Stays

2012 – workshop Corpus Linguistics or How to Do Statistics with Language, Regensburg, Germany
2011 – workshop Empirical Methods in Cognitive Linguistics 5.2, Chicago, United States
2004 – Eastern European Summer School in Generative Grammar, Wrocław, Poland
2003 – Eastern European Summer School in Generative Grammar, Cluj, Rumunsko

Employment

since 2011–Assistant professor at the Department of Czech Language and Theory of Communication, Faculty of Arts, Charles University
2014–2015 Vice-Dean for study affairs, Faculty of Arts, Charles University
2014–2018 Coordinator of the Accreditation Process of Teacher Training Programmes at CU FA
2011–2016 Director of the Department of Czech Language and Theory of Communication, Faculty of Arts, Charles University
2004–2011 Instructor at the Department of Czech Language and Theory of Communication, Faculty of Arts, Charles University

Professional Service

since 2020 – member of the Expert Board of the journal Studies in Applied Linguistics
od 2018 – member of the scientific board of the Ph.D. programme Czech Language, CU FA
2018–2019 & since 2021– member of programme commitee of Kampus Hybernská
since 2018 CERMAT, Czech language admission exam and graduation tests revisions expert
since 2018 Coordinator of the Library of Languages (CU FA) platform dedicated to the support of language diversity and language education, https://libraryoflanguages.ff.cuni.cz
since 2018 – member of the committee of the Czech Association of Cognitive Linguistics, https://calc.ff.cuni.cz
since 2017 – member of International Cognitive Linguistics Association
since 2012 – member of Societas Linguistica Europea
since 2012 – member of Jazykovědné sdružení ČR
since 2012 – member of the Editorial Board of the journal Constructions and Frames
2012–2016 member of the Scientific Board of the Laboratory of Behavioural and Linguistic Studies LABELS, Institute of Psychology, Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, (labels.ff.cuni.cz)
2009–2019 – deputy editor-in-chief of the journal Studies in Applied Linguistics

Conference and Education Events Organizing

since 2020 – local organizing committee member, International Association for the Study of Child Langauage (IASCL) Conference, Prague 2024
2020 – production of the online series of talks, discussions and interviews Good translations is invisible!? For the European Day of Languages, in cooperation with European Commision Representation in the Czech Republic and a culture centers network EUNIC
2019 – organizing committee member, 1st Czech Association for Language and Cognition Conference
2019 – production of the European Day of Languages in Kampus Hybernská, a one-day educational event
2019 – organizing committee member, Gesture-Sign Workshop Prague 2019: converging the perspectives on theories, methods, and applications
2019 – production of the language gamification accompanying event at the 7th National Conference on Knowledge and Technology Transfer, Prague, hotel Pyramida, konference organizer: Center for Knowledge and Technology Transfer CU
2018 – production of the European Day of Languages in Kampus Hybernská, a one-day educational event
2018 – local organizing committee member, International Linguistics Olympiad, Prague; production of a one-day excursion to Kutná Hora, with accompanying programme
2017 – organizing committee member, Interaction in Socio-Cognitive, Anthropological, and Historical Perspective, CU FA, Prague
2010 – local organizing committee member, 6th International Conference on Construction Grammar, CU FA, Prague

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