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Ilaria De Cesare



E-Mail: decesareuni-potsdamde

SFB 1287: Limits of Variability in Language, Projekt A02

Studied Germanic languages and literature and applied linguistics (“Mediazione linguistica e interculturale”) at the University “La Sapienza” of Rome, completed in December 2013. 2013-2014 business interpreter at multiple trade fairs. M.A. in linguistics of foreign languages at the University of Potsdam (focus: German as a foreign language), completed July 2017. 2015-2017 student assistant at the Chair of History and Variation of the German Language at the University of Potsdam (Prof. Dr. Demske). Since August 2017 research fellow in the project A2 „Grammatical Processing and Syntactic Change“ of the Collaborative Reaserch Centre 1287 „Limits of Variability in Language“ at the University of Potsdam (Project directors: Prof. Dr. U. Demske and Dr. C. Felser)


  • Infinitival syntax
  • Early New High German syntax
  • Processing of syntactic structures


With P. Dietrich, F. Nojack, J. Schlauch, N. Sürmeli & S. Titze: Verständnis und Verarbeitung von V2-Nebensätzen. Weil: eine empirische Studie ist überfällig. 18. Norddeutsches Linguistisches Kolloquium. (March 2017).