- Apr – July 2008
Visiting student at the MICA Laboratory, Hanoï University of Technology, Vietnam
- from Oct 2000
Teaching Assistant at the Department of African Languages and Linguistics, The University of Yaounde 1, Cameroon.
- from July 2002
Researcher at the National Center for Education, MINRESI, Cameroon.
- November 2008
PhD in Phonetics, Laboratoire Parole et Langage (LPL), UMR 6057 CNRS, Aix-en-Provence
Dissertation Title: Intonation et mélismes dans le discours oral spontané en bàsàa (“Intonation and melisms in Bàsàa oral spontaneous dicourse”); advisor: Geneviève CAELEN-HAUMONT
- October 2001
DEA in Linguistics (Phonetics), The University of Yaoundé 1, Cameroon
- October 1999
DEA in Linguistics (Semantics and Pragmatics), The University of Yaoundé 1, Cameroon
- August 1998
M.A. in Linguistics (Semantics), The University of Yaoundé 1, Cameroon
- June 1996
B.A. in General Linguistics, The University of Yaoundé 1, Cameroon
Grants and Awards
Postdoctoral Fellowship from the Von-Humboldt Foundation for a Research stay at ZAS, Berlin.
Postdoctoral Fellowship from the Mairie de Paris for a Research stay at the Laboratoire de Phonétique et Phonologie, Paris 3.
Financial grant from l’Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie for doctoral research