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[profile photo of Hugo Quené] My name is Hugo Quené.
I am professor in quantitative research methods in the Faculty of Humanities at Utrecht University: see my profile page.

E-mail:  h (dot) quene (at) uu (dot) nl

Adress:  Trans 10, 3512 JK Utrecht, the Netherlands
  room 2.18

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Curriculum Vitae

Hugo Quené received both his M.A. in Phonetics (1984) and his Ph.D. in Linguistics (1989) from Utrecht University, The Netherlands. His dissertation was a phonetic study of speech segmentation, about phonetic cues for word boundaries. He has worked as an assistant professor in Phonetics at Leiden University, and as a research scientist developing linguistic analyses and intonation rules for Dutch text-to-speech systems. In 1989 he was appointed as assistant professor in Phonetics at Utrecht University. He has spent the year 2001-2002 as a Fulbright Visiting Scholar at Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, U.S.A., where he studied speech rhythm and other topics. From 1999-2006 he held an adjunct position in the Liberal Arts program at Utrecht University.
From 2004 to 2016 he was senior associate professor in Phonetics at Utrecht University. Since 2016 Quené is professor in Quantitative Methods of Empirical Research in the Humanities. From 2014 to 2019 he was also director of the undergraduate school in Languages, Literature and Communication, and from 2020 onwards he is also founding director of the Centre for Digital Humanities. His current research topics include quantitative research methods, variation in pronunciation, self-monitoring during speaking, and text mining. He has taught many courses in phonetics, linguistics and other topics at the BA, MA and graduate levels.