Susana Afonso (Portuguese)
Work Phone: (+45) 65 50 33 62
Susana is a guest researcher at the Institute of Language and
Communication at Odense.
She was educated at the University of Porto (B.A. Modern languages and
literatures- Portuguese/English), Portugal. She studied at the University of
Manchester for a year (corresponding to the third year of her degree).
1999-2000 she worked as a Portuguese and English teacher (both
elementary and secondary levels) under her training year.
Presently, she works in the Portuguese part of the VISL-project. The main
areas of research involve, in cooperation with the AC/DC project in Oslo, the
development of a Portuguese Treebank ("Floresta sintá(c)tica"), which requires
the intellectual revision of the parser PALAVRAS automatic analyses. In
addition, pedagogical comments are being organised to accompany the analyses.
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