Department of Translation Studies

Res. Assoc. Dr. Kaja Dobrovoljc

Kaja Dobrovoljc, a research fellow at the Department of Translation Studies, holds an undergraduate degree in translation studies and a doctoral degree in Slovene linguistics. As a member of the research programme Language Resources and Technologies for Slovene, her main research interests lie in the design, annotation and evaluation of machine-readable language resources, and their use in descriptive language research.

She is currently also involved in the national project Development of Slovene in a Digital Environment (2020–2022) and the European project ELEXIS – European Lexicographic Infrastructure (2018–2022). 

See the full list of publications.


Selected publications:

Dobrovoljc, K. (2020). Identifying dictionary-relevant formulaic sequences in written and spoken corpora. International Journal of Lexicography, 33(4), 417-442.

Dobrovoljc, K. (2017). Multi-word discourse markers and their corpus-driven identification: The case of MWDM extraction from the reference corpus of spoken Slovene. International Journal of Corpus Linguistics, 22(4), 551-582

Dobrovoljc, K., Erjavec, T., & Krek, S. (2017). The Universal Dependencies treebank for Slovenian. V Proceedings of the 6th Workshop on Balto-Slavic Natural Language Processing (str. 33-38).

Dobrovoljc, K., Krek, S., & Erjavec, T. (2017). The Sloleks Morphological Lexicon and its Future Development. In: V. Gorjanc, P. Gantar, I. Kosem, S. Krek (ed.). Dictionary of Modern Slovene: Problems and Solutions. Ljubljana: Znanstvena založba Filozofske fakultete.

Dobrovoljc, K., & Nivre, J. (2016). The Universal Dependencies treebank of spoken Slovenian. V Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC’16) (str. 1566-1573).




10. 09. 2020
Department of Translation Studies, Department of Slovene Studies, Faculty of Arts

Konferenca Jezikovne tehnologije in digitalna humanistika

28. 09. 2020
International Office, Faculty of Arts

Welcome day for Exchange Students

10. 09. 2020
Faculty of Arts

Online presentation for international students

28. 09. 2020
Faculty of Arts

Online presentation of Faculty of Arts for international students

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Department of Asian Studies

A documentary feature film The Celestial Dragon