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Dr. Yulia Esaulova
Dr. Yulia Esaulova
Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin

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Herbert-Levin-Str. 10
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50931 Köln

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Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Research Interests

Psycholinguistics; eye-tracking; language comprehension and production; prominence features; processing of gender information; multilingualism; cross-cultural psychology; learning strategies; visual attention

Biography

Apr. 2017 - present: University of Cologne (Germany) - PostDoc
Oct. 2015 - Mar. 2017: Potsdam Research Institute for Multilingualism, University of Potsdam (Germany) - PostDoc
Feb. 2012 - Sept. 2015: University of Duisburg-Essen (Germany) - Academic Staff Member
May-July, Sept. 2013: University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Visiting Researcher
Feb. 2012 - Mar. 2012: University of Sussex (UK) - Visiting Researcher
Sept. 2010 - Dec. 2014: University of Heidelberg (Germany) - PhD in Psychology (summa cum laude)
Aug. 2007 - Aug. 2010: Beloit College, Beloit, WI (USA) - Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Modern Languages
Feb.- June 2010: University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - ISEP exchange student, Intern at the Psycholinguistics Laboratory
Aug. 2006 - May 2007: University of Lyon 2, University of Lyon 3, Lyon (France) - Exchange student
Sept. 2003 - June 2008: Russian State University for the Humanities, Moscow (Russia) - Diploma in Psychology

Academic Honors and Awards

May 2011 - Member of the Phi Beta Kappa Academic Honor Society
Apr. 2010 - Member of the Psi Chi, the National Honor Society in Psychology
Apr. 2010 - Member of the Mortar Board National College Senior Honor Society
Oct. 2007 - Member of the Phi Sigma Iota Foreign Languages Honor Society
Aug. 2007 - WAC Full-tuition Scholarship, Beloit

Publications

Arslan, S., & Esaulova, Y. (in press). Information structure. In M. J. Ball & J. S. Damico (Eds), The SAGE Encyclopedia of Human Communication Sciences and Disorders. SAGE Publications.

Esaulova, Y., Reali, C., & von Stockhausen, L. (2017). Prominence of gender cues in the assignment of thematic roles in German. Applied Psycholinguistics, 38, 1133-1172. doi: 10.1017/S014271641700008X

Patterson, C., Esaulova, Y., & Felser, C. (2017). The impact of focus on pronoun resolution in native and non-native sentence comprehension. Second Language Research. doi: 10.1177/0267658317697786

Reali, C., Esaulova, Y., Öttl, A., & von Stockhausen, L. (2015). Role descriptions induce gender mismatch effects in eye-movement during reading. Frontiers in Psychology, 6, 1607. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2015.01607

Esaulova, Y., & von Stockhausen, L. (2015). Cross-linguistic evidence for gender as a prominence feature. Frontiers in Psychology, 6, 1356. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2015.01356

Reali,C., Esaulova, Y., & von Stockhausen, L.(2015). Isolating stereotypical gender in a grammatical gender language: evidence from eye-movements. Applied Psycholinguistics, 36, 977ñ1006. doi: 10.1017/S0142716414000010

Esaulova, Y., Reali, C., & von Stockhausen, L. (2014). Influences of grammatical and stereotypical gender during reading: eye movements in pronominal and noun phrase anaphor resolution. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience, 29, 781-803. doi: 10.1080/01690965.2013.794295


Selected Conference Presentations

Esaulova, Y. (2018, September). Ambiguities in language reveal gender biases. Paper presented at Social Grammar Conference, Torun, Poland.

Esaulova, Y., Dolscheid, S., & Penke, M. (2018, September). What's happening? Biases in the visual perception of event scenes and their descriptions. Paper presented at Cognitive Structures: Linguistic, Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives, Dusseldorf, Germany.

Esaulova, Y., Dolscheid, S., & Penke, M. (2018, September). Watch your words: The effects of visual manipulations in event scenes on language production. Poster presented at Architectures and Mechanisms for Language Processing, Berlin, Germany.

Esaulova, Y., Dolscheid, S., & Penke, M. (2018, August). The interplay between syntactic preferences, role semantics and attention manipulation in visually represented events. Paper presented at the Attentive Listener in the Visual World Workshop, Trondheim, Norway.

Esaulova, Y., Dolscheid, S., & Penke, M. (2018, July). Preferences for the positioning of actants in visual scenes. Poster presented at the Second International Conference on Prominence in Language, Cologne, Germany.

Reuters, S., Dolscheid, S., Esaulova, Y., & Penke, M. (2018, July). The impact of conceptual and visual factors on German syntax: Evidence from sentence production. Poster presented at the Second International Conference on Prominence in Language, Cologne, Germany.

Reuters, S., Dolscheid, S., Esaulova, Y., & Penke, M. (2017, October). Animacy and visual effects in German sentence production. Paper presented at 1st International Workshop on the Interface of Information Structure and Argument Structure, Seville, Spain.

Reuters, S., Dolscheid, S., Esaulova, Y., & Penke, M. (2017, October). The impact of conceptual and visual factor son German syntax: Evidence from sentence production. Poster presented at Event Respresentations in Brain, Language & Development, Nijmegen, Netherlands.

Esaulova, Y., Reali, C., von Stockhausen, L., & Felser, C. (2017, July). Gender-based Agency Bias in the Processing of Thematic Roles in German and French. Paper presented at The 15th International Pragmatics Conference, Belfast, UK.

Esaulova, Y., Reali, C., & von Stockhausen, L. (2015, October). Eye movements reveal a gender bias in the processing of thematic roles. Paper presented at the Experimental Psycholinguistics Conference, Madrid, Spain.

Esaulova, Y., Reali, C., & von Stockhausen, L. (2013, September). Eye-movements reflect gender influences: Identification of subjects and objects in German relative clauses. Paper presented at the Architectures and Mechanisms for Language Processing, Marseille, France.

Esaulova, Y., Reali, C., & von Stockhausen, L. (2013, July). Influences of agency and gender of role nouns in German relative clauses on eye movement. Paper presented at the 23rd annual meeting of the Society for Text and Discourse, Valencia, Spain.

Esaulova, Y., Reali, C., & von Stockhausen, L. (2013, March). Eye-movements in identification of agents and patients based on gender cues in German relative clauses. Poster presented at the 11th International Symposium of Psycholinguistics, Tenerife, Spain.

Esaulova, Y., Reali, C., & von Stockhausen, L. (2012, September). Zum Zusammenspiel von grammatikalischem Geschlecht und Geschlechts-stereotypen im Deutschen. [On the interplay between grammatical gender and gender stereotypes in German]. Paper presented at the 48. Kongress der Deutschen Gesellschaft f¸r Psychologie, Bielefeld, Germany.

Esaulova, Y., Reali, C., & von Stockhausen, L. (2012, July). Tracking Gender Influences in German: Eye-movement studies on grammatical and stereotypical gender cues in anaphor resolution. Paper presented at the 22nd annual meeting of the Society for Text and Discourse, MontrÈal, Canada.

Esaulova, Y., Reali, C., & von Stockhausen, L. (2011, October). Stereotypical and Grammatical Gender Cues in Pronoun Resolution: Evidence from German. Poster presented at the 17th meeting of the European Society for Cognitive Psychology, San-Sebastian, Spain.

Esaulova, Y., Reali, C., & von Stockhausen, L. (2011, September). Processing Grammar-based and Knowledge-based Gender Cues in Pronoun Resolution: Further Evidence from Eye-Movements. Poster presented at the Architectures and Mechanisms for Language Processing, Paris, France.

Reali, C., Esaulova, Y., & von Stockhausen, L. (2011, March). Bauarbeiterin Meets Kinderg‰rtner: Role Name Processing in German. Poster presented at the 53.Tagung experimentell arbeitender Psychologen, Halle (Saale), Germany.

Other Activities

Foreign language teaching (English, French, Russian); Conference organization (Sentence Processing in Multilingual and Other Less
Commonly Studied Populations 2016, Potsdam, Germany); Workshop “Geschlechtergerechte Sprache im Unterricht” (Essen, Germany); Participation in the project “Policy into Practice: EURAXESS Researcher Skills for Career Development” (Sofia, Bulgaria)