Research fellow, researcher in the project Slovenian Linguistic Atlas (SLA), researcher in the project Slavic Linguistic Atlas (OLA)

Phone:
+386 1 470 62 37
E-mail:
Location:
Novi trg 4 (4th floor)
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Researcher's IDs:
29391 (ARRS)
0000-0002-3235-4909 (ORCID)
56094631200 (Scopus)
Research interests

Mojca Kumin Horvat (5 January 1984) is a researcher at the Dialectological Section of the Fran Ramovš Institute of the Slovenian Language. Her research focusses on Slovenian dialects, especially on gathering and analyzing of dialect data. She conducts research in the projects Slovenian linguistic atlas and in Slavic linguistic atlas. She is an author of Word-Formation Atlas of Slovenian Dialects. As a native speaker she also focuses on the Prekmurje dialect.

Research Areas

  • dialectology
  • geolinguistics
  • word-formation in dialects
  • Prekmurje dialect

Education, Academic and Scientific Titles

  • 2016: BA degree in Polish language and Literature, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana
  • 2015: research fellow, ZRC SAZU, Fran Ramovš Institute of the Slovenian Language
  • 2012: PhD: Morfološka struktura in geolingvistična interpretacija rastlinskih poimenovanj v slovenskih narečjih (Morphological Structure and Geolinguistic Interpretation of Plant Names in Slovene Dialects), Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana
  • 2010–2016: assistant professor of the Slovenian Language, University of Ljubljana
  • 2007: BA degree in Slovenian Language and Literature, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana
  • 2002: matura exam, Gimnazija Franca Miklošiča, Ljutomer

Employments, Leadership Positions and Competences

Employments:

  • 2007–: ZRC SAZU, Fran Ramovš Institute of the Slovenian Language
  • 2010–2016: temporary employment, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana

Supervision:

  • 2009: BA thesis supervision: Aleksandra Ivanšek
  • 2013: BA thesis supervision: Tina Velikonja

Other Experience:

  • meeting of the Slavic Atlas Language working group: Časta-Papiernička (2017), Zaprešić (2015), Portorož (2013), Brno (2012), Minsk (2009), Sarajevo (2008)
  • 2017: one-month research work at the Institute of Polish Language, Krakov, Polish Academy of Sciences
  • one-month language school: Vroclav (2004), Krakov (2006), Lublin (2015)

Work in Editorial Boards and Expert Commissions

  • 2019–: member of the Centre for Language Technologies Development (JetRCe ISJ FR)
  • 2018–: member of the Commission for Pannonian Research Award at Pannonnian Fundation for Education
  • 2018–: member of the Pannonnian Academic-Scientific Union (Pomurska akademsko-znanstvene unija)
  • 2017–: member of the editorial board of the portal Fran
  • 2016: co-editor and co-author of the Slovenian Linguistic Atlas 2 – The Farm (SLA 2.1 Atlas)

Outstanding Achievements, Awards and Grants

  • 2018: publication of the monograph Besedotvorni atlas slovenskih narečij, Kulturne rastline (Word-Formation Atlas of Slovenian Dialects)
  • 2017: guest lectures in Polish language at the Institute of Polish Language, Polish Academy of Sciences (FRAN – portal internetowy jako baza leksykograficzna)
  • 2014: guest lectures at Faculty of Arts, Charles University, Prague and at Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University, Brno
  • 2013: co-working at organisation of meeting of the Commission for the Slavic Linguistic Atlas (Portorož)
  • 2010: co-author of the scientific article published by Springer: Mapping and analysing the local language areas for Slovenian linguistic atlas (Cartography in Central and Eastern Europe: selected papers of the 1st ICA Symposium on cartography for Central and Eastern Europe)
  • 2004/2005, 2008/2009, 2010/11: Friar Stanislav Škrabec Foundation grant
  • 2006, 2007: Pannonnian Foundation for Education grant
  • 2009: Delo young people grant
Selected publications

· 2018: Besedotvorni atlas slovenskih narečij, Kulturne rastline, Mojca Kumin Horvat

· 2018: Slovenska narečja. Panonska narečna skupina, Neva Novljan, Mojca Kumin Horvat (co-author)

· 2018: Slovenska narečja na Madžarskem, Neva Novljan, Mojca Kumin Horvat (co-author)

· 2016: Slovenski lingvistični atlas 2, Kmetija, Jožica Škofic (ur.), Mojca Kumin Horvat, idr.

· 2016: Narečne tvorjenke z vmesnim morfemom -ov-/-ev- iz pomenskega polja kulturne rastline, Mojca Kumin Horvat

· 2016: Stara kmečka hiša, Narečna besedila z analizo.1: gradivo za SDP 3, Mojca Kumin Horvat, Vera Smole

· 2011: Slovenski lingvistični atlas 1, Človek (telo, bolezni, družina), Jožica Škofic (ur.), Mojca Kumin Horvat idr.

All publications (COBISS) >>

Research areas

Linguistics H350 • Dialectology H401 

Keywords

Slovenian language • Dialectology • linguistic atlases • Geolinguistics • Word-formation in dialects • Prekmurje dialect 

Recognitions & awards

Friar Stanislav Škrabec Foundation grant (2004/2005, 2008/2009, 2010/11)