Nils Diewald

Nils Diewald

Nils Diewald

Computational linguist, research software engineer and researcher in the KorAP project at the Leibniz-Institute for the German Language in Mannheim (Germany). I love Perl, I like Go, JavaScript and C, Java pays my rent, and I am familiar with at least a couple of other programming languages, frameworks and tools.

Work Experience

Since 2013

Research Assistant, Leibniz-Institute for the German Language

Mannheim

2009 - 2012

Research Assistant, University of Bielefeld

Bielefeld

2007 - 2008

Software Entwickler (contract work), Bundesinstitut für Risikobewertung (BfR)

Berlin

2005 - 2008

Student and graduate assistant (B.A.), University of Bielefeld

Bielefeld

2004 - 2005

Student assistant, University of Bielefeld

Bielefeld

  • Student assistant to Prof. Dr. Dieter Metzing

2001 - 2002

Alternative Civilian Services, Diakonie

Versmold

2000 - 2013

Web Developer (contract work), STRUPAT.KundenBegeisterung!

Halle

Education

2009

Master of Arts in Linguistics, Bielefeld University

Bielefeld

Focus on Computational modelling of dialogues and discourses

Thesis (2008): Approximative String Matching in self-organizing Trie Structures (german)

2005

Bachelor of Arts in German Philology and Text Technology (minor), Bielefeld University

Bielefeld

Focus on Media and the literary public in major and Language and Language description in minor

Thesis (2005): Faserland ist abgebrannt - On the novels by Christian Kracht (german)

2001

Qualification for university entrance, CJD Gymnasium

Versmold

Contact

Nils Diewald

Leibniz-Institut für Deutsche Sprache

Department Digitale Sprachwissenschaft

R 5, 6-13

Office 4.33

Tel.: +49 621 / 1581 - 450

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D-68161 Mannheim

Germany