Research Fellow, researcher on the project Dictionary of the Slovenian Standard Language, 3rd Edition (eSSKJ)

Phone:
+386 1 470 64 30
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Location:
Novi trg 4 (1st floor)
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Researcher's IDs:
28437 (ARRS)
0000-0001-9741-600X (ORCID)
57201254511 (Scopus)
Research interests

Mija Michelizza (17 January 1981) is a researcher in Lexicological Section of the Fran Ramovš Institute of the Slovenian Language. Her research work mainly focusses on the contemporary lexicology and lexicography, also in relation to the innovations brought by the Internet and other electronic media, and terminology. She is a lexicographer participating in the making of the Dictionary of the Slovenian Standard Language, 3rd Edition (eSSKJ). She is a member of the editorial board of the Language Counseling (Jezikovna svetovalnica) and heads the Section for Lexis at the Association of Slavic Societies of Slovenia (ZDSDS), which celebrates the International Dictionary Day on 16 October each year.

Research Area

  • lexicology
  • lexicography
  • Internet linguistics
  • terminology

Education, Academic and Scientific Titles

  • 2015–: research fellow, ZRC SAZU, Fran Ramovš Institute of the Slovenian Language
  • 2011: PhD thesis: Vloga in pomen spletnih besedil v slovenščini (The role and importance of web texts in Slovenian), Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana
  • 2006: BA degrees in Slovenian Language and Literature and Spanish Language and Literature), Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana
  • 1999: matura exam, Gimnazija Tolmin, Tolmin

Employments, Leadership Positions and Competences

Employments:

  • 2006–: ZRC SAZU, Fran Ramovš Institute of the Slovenian Language

Leadership Positions:

  • 2018–: head of the Section for Lexis at the Association of Slavic Societies of Slovenia (ZDSDS)
  • 2017–2019: coordinator of terminological reviews in eSSKJ
  • 2016–2019: coordinator of lexicographical work in eSSKJ

Other Experience:

  • visits: Prague (2019), Belgrade (2018), Luxembourg (2017), Valladolid (2010), Hamburg (2009), Pisa (2009), Klagenfurt (2008)

Work in Editorial Boards and Expert Commissions

  • 2018–: member of the editorial board of Language Counselling at ZRC SAZU, Fran Ramovš Institute of the Slovenian Language
  • 2018–: technical editor of the international journal Slovenski jezik/Slovene Linguistic Studies

Outstanding Achievements, Awards and Grants

  • 2019–: organization of events on the occasion of the International Day of Dictionaries (with Nina Ledinek)
  • 2012–: co-author, co-editor of monolingual general explanatory dictionaries of Slovene (SNB, SSKJ2, eSSKJ)

Research areas

Linguistics H350 • Grammar, semantics, semiotics, syntax H352 • Lexicology H353 • Applied linguistics, foreign languages teaching, sociolinguistics H360 

Keywords

Lexicology • Lexicography • Internet Linguistics • Terminology