Research fellow, Researcher in the project of compiling eSSKJ

Phone:
+ 386 1 470 61 73
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Location:
Novi trg 4 (1st floor)
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Researcher's IDs:
33360 (ARRS)
0000-0001-7451-4264 (ORCID)
Research interests

In her research work, Špela Petric Žižić (21 September 1981) focusses on modern lexicology and lexicography, especially on the issue of multi-word lexemes from a lexicographical perspective. She participates in the making of the 3rd edition of the Dictionary of the Slovenian Standard Language (eSSKJ; 2016–), the Growing Dictionary of the Slovenian Language.

Research areas

● linguistics

● lexicology and lexicography

 

Education, Academic and Scientific Titles

● 2019–: Research Fellow, ZRC SAZU, Fran Ramovš Institute of the Slovenian Language

● 2015: PhD: Slovenski večbesedni leksemi z vidika slovaropisja (A Study of Slovenian Multi-Word Lexemes from a Lexicographical Perspective), Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana

● 2009: BA degree at the Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana (comparative Slavic linguistics; Croatian, Serbian and Macedonian languages ​​with literature)

● 2000: matura exam, Gimnazija Poljane, Ljubljana

 

Employments, Leadership Positions and Competences

Employments:

● 2010–: ZRC SAZU, Fran Ramovš Institute of the Slovenian Language

 

Leadership Positions:

• 2019–: coordinator of activities at The School Dictionary of the Slovene Language (ŠSSJ), created within the project Web Portal Franček, Language Counseling for Slovene Teachers and School Dictionary of the Slovene Language

 

Outstanding Achievements, Awards and Grants

• 2012–: co-author, co-editor of monolingual general explanatory dictionaries of Slovene (SNB, SSKJ2, eSSKJ)

• 2010: Faculty Prešeren Award for BA thesis

Research areas

Linguistics H350 • Grammar, semantics, semiotics, syntax H352 • Lexicology H353 • Applied linguistics, foreign languages teaching, sociolinguistics H360 • Baltic and Slavonic languages and literatures H590 

Keywords

lexicology • lexicography • syntax 

Recognitions & awards

Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana Prešeren Award for BA thesis (2010)