Paula Niemietz

Lehrstuhl für Anglistische Sprachwissenschaft


Building: ehem. Couvengymnasium (1070)

Room: 105/1

Kármánstraße 17/19

52062 Aachen


Phone: +49 241 80 96103
Fax: +49 241 80 92350

Office Hours

Thursdays, 2-3 pm only after consultation via mail


Current projects

  • HumTec Boost Fund Project: e-cosmos
  • LingUnite

Completed Projects

  • ISFC 2015
  • ETS Blended Learning Grant: e-tests in Basic Module Language Competence
  • LEAR

Curriculum Vitae

B.A. in Spanish "with Highest Distinction" and Honors in English (University of Arizona USA)

Ph.D. in Theoretical Linguistics (Massachusetts Institute of Technology USA)

Senior Lecturer at the Chair of English Linguistics since 2007

RWTH Aachen University representative to the Executive Board of the Aachen & Arlington Sister Cities Association since 2000

Previous Positions

Lehrbeauftrage Englisch (RWTH Aachen, FH Aachen)
Geschäftsführerin IAL Automation & Logistik GmbH, Roetgen
Forschung/Entwicklung mobilen Systeme Standard Elektrik Lorenz


Selected Publications

Niemietz, P, J Freiwald & S Neumann. forthcoming. Theme and word order variation in English-German translations. In S Neumann, R Wegener, J Fest, P Niemietz & N Hützen (eds.) Challenging Boundaries in Linguistics: Systemic Functional Perspectives. Peter Lang: FFM.

Couto-Vale, D, S Neumann & P Niemietz. 2016. Automatic Recognition of Linguistic Replacements in Text Series Generated from Keystroke Logs. Proceedings of the 10th LREC Conference. Portorož, Slovenia.

Serbina, T., P. Niemietz, S. Neumann. 2015. Development of a keystroke logged translation corpus. In New directions in corpus-based translation studies (Translation and Multilingual Natural Language Processing 1), C. Faninuoli & F. Zanettin (eds.). Berlin: Language Science Press. 11-34.

Serbina, T., P. Niemietz, M. Fricke, P. Meisen, S. Neumann. 2015. “Part of Speech Annotation of Intermediate Versions in the Keystroke Logged Translation Corpus.” In Proceedings of The 9th Linguistic Annotation Workshop held in conjunction with NAACL 2015, 102–11. Denver, Colorado, USA: Association for Computational Linguistics.

Vaegs, T., P. Niemietz, C. Tummel, A. Richert, C. Beecks, M. Haberstroh, M. Hassani, T. Meisen, M. Priesters, H. Vieritz, T. Seidl, I. Mittelberg, S.Neumann, S. Jeschke .2014. Fostering Interdisciplinary Integration in the E-Humanities. Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Education and New Learning Technology EDULEARN14, Barcelona, Spain S.2244-2251.