Universitat Rovira i Virgili

Celia Fullana Garcia

Estudiante pre-doctoral (Phd Student).

Predoctoral Research Staff in Training (Martí Franquès Research Grant Programme).


2019 - Present, PhD in Theoretical Linguistics and Argument Structure, Universitat Rovira i Virgili (Spain)

  Thesis: Cognate Structures at the Lexicon-Syntax Interface

2017 - 2019, MSc in Developmental Linguistics, University of Edinburgh (UK)

  Master Thesis: Vocabulary development in English-speaking children with and without language impairment in English mainstream and Gaelic-medium education

2013 - 2017, Honours Degree in English Studies, Universitat Rovira i Virgili (Spain)

Final Year Project: A Contrastive Approach to English and Spanish Infinitives

2015 - 2016 Institutional Mobility Programme (ERAMUS), Universität Konstanz (Germany)


“English for Business (Master's level). Master in International Markets., Faculty of Business and Economics (URV), Spring 2020-21


In the Department of English and German Studies, Universitat Rovira i Virgili:

2020-Present: Member of the research project "Estructura argumental y procesamiento neurolingüístico en la interfaz léxico-sintaxis: Verbos inergativos con objeto cognado o complemento preposicional de régimen." (FFI2016-80142-P) financed by the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation (MICINN), Agencia Estatal de Investigación (AEI) and the European Regional Development Fund (FEDER). IP: Isabel, Oltra-Massuet..

2020-Present: Co-organizer of the weekly ROLLING seminars on language and linguistics.

2019-Present: Member of ROLLING Language and Linguistic Research Group (2017SGR165). PI: Isabel, Oltra-Massuet. Interdisciplinary group with the Department of Catalan Studies.

In the School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, University of Edinburgh:

2018-2019: Postgraduate Research Assistant to Dr Vicky Chondrogianni, Senior Lecturer.

2017-2019: Member of the research centre Bilingualism Matters.


Fullana, Celia (2020). Smile a beautiful smile: A Cross-Linguistic Approach to Cognate Structures. Talk given at VI Jornades del Doctorand, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona.

Información de contacto:

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Avinguda Catalunya, 35
43002 Tarragona

Tel. 977 55 8862