Marijan Palmović, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Speech and Language Pathology

Phone: +385 (0)1 245 7450
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Consultations: room 39
Scientific bibliography (IRB)

Associate Professor
Department of Speech and Language Pathology

Phone: +385 (0)1 245 7450
E-mail:
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Consultations: room 39
Scientific bibliography (IRB)

Courses

  • Basics of Linguistics
  • Basics of Croatian Language
  • Methodology of Language Research
  • Computer Processing of Child’s Language

Education

1988 - Graduated with BA degree in Philosophy and Linguistics from the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb

1993 - Graduated with MA degree from the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb

2007 - Graduated with PhD degree from the University of Zagreb, interdisciplinary study programme Language and Cognitive Neuroscience
Title of the PhD dissertation: "Electrophysiological Evidence for Sentence Comprehension: A Comparison of Adult, Normal Developing Children and Children with Specific Language Impairment"

Scientific interests

  • Neurolinguistics and Cognitive Neuroscience

Projects

  • Crosslinguistic Project on Pre- and Protomorphology in Language Acquisition (Austrian Academy of Science)
  • Vagueness, Approximation, and GEarlylarity (European Science Foundation and National Foundation for Science; Head of Projects: Manfred Krifka, Humbold-Universitat, Berlin; coordinator for the Croatian side of the project: Velimir Išgum; 2008-2011)
  • COST 33 Cross-Linguistically Robust Stages of Children's Linguistic Performance with Application to the Diagnosis of Specific Language Impairment (leader Urlich Sauerland, ZAS, Berlin, 2006-2010)
  • ESF xPRAG project "The Preference for Vagueness", leader of the Croatian side of the project (2011-2012);
  • Developmental project of the University of Zagreb "Development of Diagnostic Procedures for Language Difficulties with the Application of Neurocognitive Methods" (Head of Project)
  • "Higher Cortical Functions and Language: Developmental and Acquired Disorders" (Ministry of Science, Education and Sport 0130131484-1488, headed by Melita Kovačević; 2006 - in progress)

Professional activities

  • Associate on the projects of standardization of Croatian issues of the Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test (PPVT-III-HR) and the test for determining Alzheimer’s disease ADAS
  • Popularization of sciences: collaborator of the journal Systems with popular articles on the methods of functional brain imaging; associate on several professional Tempus projects