Support and advice on the analyses and visualisation of Inputlog output & the preparation of a technical blueprint for the research project 'Literary writing 2.0'. University of Antwerp
Writing Process Analysis Tools for Chinese: Creating an instrumental basis for contrastive research. University of Antwerp
Research into the life and work of sister Jeanne Devos in India, composing and writing a biography about the life and work of sister Jeanne Devos. KU Leuven
Sr. Jeanne Devos is a household name in Flanders. The sister gained fame through her efforts to improve the future of home workers in Indian metropolises. Because of her fame, she becomes the central figure in this research. We conduct research into her life, after which we try to make a biography of it.
Technology-assisted writing training in Parkinson's Technology-assisted writing training in Parkinson's KU Leuven
The basal ganglia play an important role in motor learning, especially during the consolidation phase. This raises the question whether it is possible to sustain learning increments in a neurodegenerative condition such as Parkinsons disease (PD). The aim of this study is to gain knowledge on whether it is possible to relearn skills which are actually affected by PD, such as writing, and determine whether neuroplasticity is possible. In this ...
Fostering rephrasing and cohesion strategies in academic writing in a foreign language through automated writing evaluation Ghent University
This project aims to investigate the potential and the added value of automated feedback on written syntheses produced by students of German in Flemish higher education, targeting their strategies regarding cohesion building and textual borrowing. Writing from sources in a foreign language (L2) is a genre that students majoring in languages need to master. However, because their linguistic resources are limited, they often merely cut-andpaste ...
Towards a blueprint for successful collaborative writing and revision in higher education: the interplay of instruction, interaction and writing processes and task complexity and their relation to text quality. KU Leuven
Writing Christian history in the language of Islam: a study on the beginnings of Christian historical writing in Arabic (mid 9th-early 11th cent.) Ghent University
This project aims at investigating the origins of Christian historiography in Arabic, by studying the earliest six preserved texts. These works deserve our attention because they both mirrored and impacted the identity-building of the communities that produced them,as well as their self-representation in the daily confrontation with each other and with the Muslims.