Oliver Niebuhr

Portrait of Oliver Niebuhr

Associate Professor

SDU-EE

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Short CV

Education

  • 2003 - 2006: Doctorate (with distinction) in Phonetics and Digital Speech Processing, Kiel University, Germany
  • 1998 - 2003: M.Sc. in Phonetics and Digital Speech Processing, Kiel University, Germany

Employment

  • 2015 - Present: Associate Professor, Mads Clausen Institute, University of Southern Denmark
  • 2009 - 2014: Junior Professor of Spoken Language Analysis, Kiel University
  • 2009 - 2009: Post-doc, University of York.
  • 2007 - 2009: Post-doc, Université de Provence.

Contributions to projects and other academic activities

  • Project "Towards Balance and Boundaries in Public Discourse: Expressing and Perceiving Online Hate Speech", Velux Fondens Kernegruppeprogram 2017-2019
  • Project "Exploring the interplay between speech and breathing across speaking styles and languages: tools, data and experiments", DFF-INP 2018-2019
  • Associate Editor of the international peer-reviewed journal Phonetica
  • Member of the Editorial Board of the international peer-reviewed Journal of the International Phonetic Association
  • Member of the Editorial Board of the Linguistic Science Press series on Laboratory Phonology
  • Elected member of the Permanent Council of the International Phonetic Association (IPA)
  • Winner of the Lecturer Training Programme Award 2017

Research Interests

Speech acoustics - in particular with respect to the forms and functions of speech melody - digital (speech) signal processing, and the acoustics of noise with special emphasis on its impact on human behavior and health.

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