Urška Vranjek Ošlak, PhD

Assistant researcher, young researcher, researcher in the project of compiling ePravopis



+386 1 470 62 27

urska.vranjek@zrc-sazu.si

Novi trg 4 (4th floor)



Researcher's IDs
38270 (ARRS)

Urška Vranjek Ošlak is a young researcher at the Orthographic Section of the Fran Ramovš Institute of the Slovenian Language. Her research focuses mainly on word-formation, the connection between the lexicon and the text, and online language. She participates in the making of the new orthographic dictionary ePravopis and is a member of the Language Counselling’s Editorial Board.

Research Areas

  • lexicology and lexicography
  • orthography
  • word-formation
  • sociolinguistics
  • language counselling

Education, Academic and Scientific Titles

  • 2014: MA degree – Slovene studies, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana
  • 2011: BA degree – interlingual mediation, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana
  • 2006: exit examination, Gimnazija Slovenj Gradec, Slovenj Gradec

Employments, Leadership Positions and Competences

Employments:

  • 2015–: ZRC SAZU, Fran Ramovš Institute of the Slovenian Language

Work in Editorial Boards and Expert Commissions

  • 2016–: member of the Language Counselling’s Editorial Board

Outstanding Achievements, Awards and Grants

  • 2014, 2015, 2017: grant recipient, Friar Stanislav Škrabec Foundation
Friar Stanislav Škrabec Foundation grant (2014, 2015, 2017)
Research areas
Linguistics H350
Grammar, semantics, semiotics, syntax H352
Lexicology H353
Applied linguistics, foreign languages teaching, sociolinguistics H360

Keywords
stylistics
lexicography
standardisation
orthography