Charlotte Wollermann is a research assistant at the Institute of Communication Sciences at the University of Bonn. Her research interests include audiovisual prosody, experimental pragmatics, multimodal speech perception and emotion and human-machine interaction; her PhD thesis is supervised by Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schröder and apl. Prof. Dr. Ulrich Schade. She holds a M.A. in communication research and phonetics from the same university; she also spent a term abroad at the Dublin City University.