Ph.D. Degrees awarded since 1965
Department of Linguistics

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Ann (Niki) M. Acker  (2016, Pamela Munro, Chair) Voice and Valence in Q'anjob 'al

Natalia (Natasha) Korotkova                      Post-doctoral researcher, Collaborative Research Center 833 "Construction of Meaning", University of Tubingen

(2016, Yael Sharvit & Dominique Sportiche, Co-Chairs) Heterogeneity and Uniformity in the Evidential Domain
Victoria E. Mateu Martin                      Lecturer, University of California, Los Angeles (2016, Nina Hyams, Chair) Intervention Effects in the Acquisition of Raising and Control:  Evidence from English and Spanish

Jos L. Tellings                                   Lecturer, University of California, Los Angeles

(2016, Jessica Rett & Yael Sharvit, Co-Chairs) Counterfactuality in Discourse
Lauren Winans (2016, Jessica Rett & Yael Sharvit, Co-Chairs) Inferences of "will"

Dustin Bowers
Post-doctoral fellow, University of Alberta, Canada

(2015, Bruce Hayes & Kie Zuraw, co-chairs) A system for morphophonological learning and its consequences for language change
Assistant Professor, Director of Academic Support and Bar Success, Albany Law School
(2015, Tim Stowell & Yael Sharvit, co-chairs) The logical form of contract formation

Yun Jung Kim
Full-time lecturer, Emory University, Atlanta

(2015, Megha Sundara, chair) 6-month-olds’ segmentation and representation of morphologically complex words

Jun Yashima
Full-time lecturer, Senshu University, Tokyo

(2015, Dominique Sportiche, chair) Antilogophoricity: In conspiracy with the Binding theory

Byron Ahn
Assistant Professor, Program in Linguistics, Princeton University

(2015, Sun-Ah Jun and Dominique Sportiche, co-chairs) Giving reflexivity a voice

Melanie J. Bervoets

(2014, Yael Sharvit, chair) On opining:  modal verbs, dispositions, free choice, and negation
Laura Kalin
Assistant Professor, Program in Linguistics, Princeton University
(2014, Anoop Mahajan, chair) Aspect and argument licensing in Neo-Aramaic

Laura E. McPherson
Assistant Professor, Dartmouth College

(2014, Bruce Hayes and Russ Schuh, co-chairs) Replacive grammatical tone in the Dogon languages
Kaeli Ward

(2014, Yael Sharvit, chair) Backtracking and have to: Maintaining a unified analysis of conditionals

Teaching Associate, University of Cambridge, Department Theoretical and Applied Linguistics

(2014, Tim Stowell, chair)  The variables of VP ellipsis

Jason B. Bishop

Assistant Professor, City University of New York, Staten Island/CUNY Graduate Center

(2013, Sun-Ah Jun, chair) Prenuclear Accentuation in English: Phonetics, Phonology, and Information Structure

Marc Garellek
Assistant Professor, University of California, San Diego

(2013, Patricia Keating, chair) Production and Perception of Glottal Stops


Thomas Graf
Assistant Professor, Stony Brook University

(2013, Edward Stabler, chair) Local and Transderivational Constraints in Syntax and Semantics

Jianjing Kuang
Assistant Professor, University of Pennsylvania

(2013, Patricia Keating, chair) Phonation in Tonal Contrasts


Chen-Hsiu (Grace) Kuo
Assistant Professor, Concordia University, Montreal

(2013, Patricia Keating, Chair) Boundaries and the Taiwanese Tone Sandhi Group


Nancy A. Ward

(2013, Megha Sundara, chair)The role of Modality and Register in Imitation by Adults and Children

James C. White
Lecturer (Asst. Prof), University College, London

(2013, Bruce Hayes and Megha Sundara, co-chairs) Bias in Phonological Learning: Evidence from Saltation

Natasha Abner

Assistant Professor, Montclair State University

(2012, Hilda Koopman and Edward Stabler, co-chairs) There Once Was a Verb: The Predicative Core of Possessive and Nominalization Structures in American Sign Language

Heather Burnett

Research scientist, CNRS/LLF/Université de Paris VII-Denis Diderot

(2012, Edward Keenan and Dominique Sportiche, co-chairs) The Grammar of Tolerance: On vagueness, context-sensitivity and the origin of scale structure

Isabelle Charnavel

Assistant Professor, Harvard University

(2012, Dominique Sportiche, chair) On her own - Parsimonious Compositionality: Probing syntax and semantics with French propre

Denis Paperno

Postdoctoral Scholar, University of Trento

(2012, Edward Keenan, chair) Semantics and Syntax of Non-Standard Coordination

Robyn Orfitelli

Lecturer (Asst. Prof), University of Sheffield, UK

(2012, Nina Hyams, chair) Argument Intervention in the Acquisition of A-movement


Benjamin George

Assistant Professor, Carnegie Mellon University (Dept. of Philosophy)

(2011, Jessica Rett, chair) Question Embedding and the Semantics of Answers

Kevin Ryan

Associate Professor, Harvard University

(2011, Bruce Hayes and Kie Zuraw, co-chairs) Gradient Weight in Phonology


Victoria Thatte

Professor, Miramar English Center; Adjunct Instructor at Grossmont College, San Diego

(2011, Bruce Hayes and Megha Sundara, co-chairs) Infant Phonotactic Learning

Chad Vicenik

Mathematics and Physics Teacher, Marymount High School, Los Angeles

(2011, Megha Sundara, chair) The Role of Intonation in Language Discrimination by Infants and Adults


Kristine Yu
Assistant Professor, U. Mass., Amherst

(2011, Edward Stabler and Megha Sundara, co-chairs) The Learnability of Tones From the Speech Signal


Vincent Homer 

Assistant Professor, U. Mass., Amherst 

(2010, Dominique Sportiche and Philippe Schlenker, co-chairs) Polarity and Modality


Roy Becker-Kristal

Staff Researcher, DigiSpeech, Herzliya, Israel

(2010, Bruce Hayes and Megha Sundara, co-chairs) Acoustic typology of vowel inventories


Tomoko Ishizuka 

Associate Professor, Aoyama Gakuin University, Japan

(2010, Hilda Koopman, chair) Toward a Unified Analysis of Passives in Japanese:A Cartographic Minimalist Approach

Benjamin Keil

Technical Team Lead, Business Semantics

(2010, Marcus Kracht, chair) Generating Descriptions of Motion From Cognitive Representation


Ji Eun Kim

Assistant Professor, University of Ulsan, Korea

(2010, Sun-Ah Jun and Russell Schuh, co-chairs) The Generation of Implicit Propositions in “Alleged” Korean Topics

Ingvar Lofstedt


(2010, Bruce Hayes and Kie Zuraw, co-chairs) Phonetic Effects in Swedish Phonology: Allomorphy and Paradigms 

Yam-Leung Cheung

Assistant Professor, Chinese University of Hong Kong

(2008, Daniel Büring and Anoop Mahajan, co-chairs) The Negative Wh-Construction


Molly Shilman

Head of Research and Content, Consumer Financial Service Corporation

(2008, Sun-Ah Jun, chair) On the Question of Accent Domains in English


Heather Willson

Assistant Professor, Brigham Young University

(2008, Anoop Mahajan, chair) Subject Positions in Marshallese


Reiko Okabe

Associate Professor, Nihon University, Japan

(2008, Nina Hyams, chair) Child Causatives: Acquisition of Bi-clausal Structures in Japanese

Sameer ud Dowla Khan

Associate Professor, Reed College

(2008, Sun-Ah Jun, chair) Intonational Phonology and Focus Prosody of Bengali

Leonard Chacha Mwita

Faculty member at Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya

(2008, Russell Schuh, chair) Verbal Tone in Kuria

Kuniko Nielsen

Associate Professor, Oakland University, Michigan

(2008, Patricia Keating and Colin Wilson, co-chairs) Word-level and Feature-level Effects in Phonetic Imitation

Katrina Tang

(2008, Russell Schuh and Kie Zuraw, co-chairs) The Phonology and Phonetics of Consonant-Tone Interaction

David Schueler

Research Linguist (Independent Contractor at Codeq LLC)

(2008, Daniel Büring, chair) The Syntax and Semantics of Implicit Conditionals: Filling in the Antecedent

Katya Pertsova

Associate Professor, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

(2007, Edward Stabler, chair) Learning Form-Meaning Mappings in Presence of Homonymy: a linguistically motivated model for learning inflection 

Andrew Martin

Associate Professor, Konan U., Kobe

(2007, Kie Zuraw, chair) The Evolving Lexicon


Nathan Klinedinst

Lecturer (Asst. Prof), University College, London

(2007, Philippe Schlenker, chair) Plurality and Possibility


Jeffrey Heinz

Associate Professor, University of Delaware

(2007, Edward Stabler and Kie Zuraw, co-chairs) Inductive Learning of Phonotactic Patterns


Shabnam Shademan

Project Manager, Factual Inc

(2007, Susan Curtiss and Bruce Hayes, co-chairs) Grammar and Analogy in Phonotactic Well-Formedness Judgments


Greg Kobele

Assistant Professor, University of Chicago

(2006, Edward Stabler, chair). Generating Copies: An Investigation into Structural Identity in Language and Grammar

Jill Gilkerson

Language Research Director, LENA Foundation, Boulder CO

(2006, Nina Hyams, chair) Acquiring English Particle Verbs: Age and Transfer Effects in Second Language Acquistion


Dimitrios Ntelitheos

Associate Professor, United Arab Emirates University

(2006, Hilda Koopman, chair) The Morphosyntax Of Nominalizations: A Case Study

Christina Esposito

Associate Professor & Chair, Macalester College, St. Paul. MN

(2006, Patricia Keating, chair). The Effects of Linguistic Experience on the Perception of Phonation


Brook Lillehaugen

Assistant Professor, Haverford College, PA

(2006, Pamela Munro, chair). Expressing Location in Tlacolula Valley Zapotec.


John Foreman

Assistant Professor, University of Texas, Brownsville

(2006, Pamela Munro and Tim Stowell, co-chairs). The Morphosyntax of Subjects in Macuiltianguis Zapotec

Jason Kandybowicz

Associate Professor, CUNY Graduate Center

(2006, Hilda Koopman, chair). Conditions on Multiple Copy Spell-Out and the Syntax Phonology Interface.

Timothy Arbisi-Kelm

Communication Sciences, University of Iowa

(2005, Sun-Ah Jun, chair) An Intonational Analysis of Disfluency Patterns in Stuttering

Eric Jackson

Department Member, SIL International

(2005, Pamela Munro, chair) Resultatives, Derived Statives, and Lexical Semantic Structure

Heidi Fleischhacker MacBride

Data Engineer, Factual Inc.

(2005, Bruce Hayes and Donca Steriade, co-chairs) Similarity in Phonology: Evidence from Reduplication and Loan Adaptation

Harold Torrence

Associate Professor, UCLA

(2005, (Hilda Koopman, chair) On the Distribution of Complementizers in Wolof

Leston Buell

Postdoctoral fellow, University of Amsterdam

(2005, Hilda Koopman, chair) Issues in Zulu Verbal Morphosyntax

Ying Lin

Assistant Professor, Santa Rosa College

(2005, Patricia Keating and Edward Stabler, co-chairs) Learning Features and Segments from Waveforms: A Statistical Model of Early Phonological Acquisition

Dan Albro

(2005, Edward Stabler, chair) Studies in Computational Optimality Theory, With Special Reference to the Phonological System of Malagasy

Rebecca Scarborough

Associate Professor, University of Colorado, Boulder

(2005, Patricia Keating, chair) Coarticulation and the Structure of the Lexicon

Haiyong Liu

Associate Prfoessor, Wayne State University

(September 2004; Anoop Mahajan and Tim Stowell, co-chairs) Complex Predicates in Mandarin Chinese: Three Types of Bu-Yu Structures

Jason Riggle

Associate Professor, University of Chicago

(2004; Edward Stabler, chair) Generation, Recognition, and Learning in Finite State Optimality Theory

Sahyang Kim

Associate Professor, Hongik University, Seoul

(2004; Sun-Ah Jun, chair) The role of prosodic phrasing in Korean word segmentation

Heriberto Avelino

Senior Research Scientist, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistcs, Leipzig

(2004, Pamela Munro, chair) Topics in Yala´lag Zapotec, with particular reference to its phonetic structures

Alex MacBride

Analytical Linguist, Google

(December 2003; Bruce Hayes and Donca Steriade, co-chairs) A Constraint-Based Approach to Morphology

Ivano Caponigro

Associate Professor, UCSD (San Diego)

(June 2003; Daniel Büring, chair) Free Not to Ask: On the Semantics of Free Relatives and Wh-Words Cross-linguistically

Gianluca Storto

2nd Web Page

Technical Program Manager, Google

(June 2003; Daniel Büring, chair) Possessives in Context: Issues in the Semantics of Possessive Constructions

Masangu Matondo

Assistant Professor, University of Florida

(June 2003; Tom Hinnebusch and Donca Steriade, co-chairs) Tone and Prosodic Morphology in Kisukuma

Mary Baltazani

Assistant Professor & Linguistics Lab Director, University of Ioannina

(October 2002; Sun-Ah Jun, chair) Quantifier Scope and the Role of Intonation in Greek

Adam Albright

Associate Professor, MIT

(June 2002; Bruce Hayes and Donca Steriade, co-chairs) The Identification of Bases in Morphological Paradigms

Melissa Epstein

Faculty Member, PRIM&R

(May 2002; Pat Keating and Jody Kreiman, co-chairs) Voice Quality and Prosody in English

Brenda Joyce-Clark

(December 2001; Anoop Mahajan, chair) Noun Classifiers

Stefano Vegnaduzzo

Research Scientist, Ask.com

(October 2001; Ed Keenan, chair) A Partition Semantics for Temporal Adverbs

Hendrik Harkema

Principal NLP Software Engineer at Nuance Communications

(September 2001; Ed Stabler, chair) Parsing Minimalist Languages

Taehong Cho

Professor, Hanyang University, Korea

(August 2001; Pat Keating and Sun-Ah Jun, co-chairs) Effects of Prosody on Articulation in English

Christina Foreman

Speech-Language Therapist, Jumoke Academy

(August 2001; Sun-Ah Jun, chair) The Use of Contrastive Focus by High-Functioning Children with Autism

Edward Garrett

Researcher, School of Oriental and African Studies, London

(January 2001; Carson Schutze and Dominique Sportiche, co-chairs) Evidentiality and Assertion in Tibetan

Jie Zhang

Associate Professor, University of Kansas

(June 2001; Donca Steriade, chair) The Effects of Duration and Sonority on Contour Tone Distribution -- Typological Survey and Formal Analysis

J. Matt Pearson

Associate Professor, Reed College

(December 2000; Ed Keenan and Timothy Stowell, co-chairs) "The Clause Structure of Malagasy: A Minimalist Approach"

Victoria Anderson

Associate Professor, University of Hawai'i

(August 2000; Peter Ladefoged and Ian Maddieson, co-chairs)"Giving Weight to Phonetic Principles: The Case of Place of Articulation in Western Arrente"

Misha Becker

Associate Professor, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

(August 2000; Nina Hyams and Ed Stabler, co-chairs) "The development of the copula in child English: The lightness of be"

Peter Hallman

Principal Investigator, University of Vienna

(August 2000; Dominique Sportiche, chair) "The Structure of Predicates: Interactions of Derivation, Case and Quantification"

Marco Baroni

Tenured Researcher, University of Trento

(July 2000; Bruce Hayes, chair) "Distributional Cues in Morpheme Discovery: A Computational Model and Empirical Evidence"

Alhaji Maina Gimba

Faculty Member, University of Maiduguri, Nigeria

(June 2000; Russ Schuh, chair) "Topics in Bole Verb Morphology"

Kie Ross Zuraw

Associate Professor, UCLA

(June 2000; Donca Steriade and Bruce Hayes, co-chairs) "Patterned Exceptions in Phonology"

Katherine Crosswhite

(December, 1999; Bruce Hayes, chair) "Vowel Reduction in Optimality Theory"

Sean Fulop

Associate Professor, California State University, Fresno

(July 1999; Ed Stabler, chair) "On the Logic and Learning of Language"

Matthew Gordon

Professor and Chair, UCSB (Santa Barbara)

(1999; Bruce Hayes, chair) "Syllable Weight: Phonetics, Phonology and Typology"

Kimberly Thomas-Vilakati

San Bernardino City Unified School District

(June 1999; Tom Hinnebusch and Ian Maddieson, co-chairs) "Coproduction and Coarticulation in Isizulu Clicks"

Felicia Lee

Freelance Writer and Editor

(June 1999; Tim Stowell and Pam Munro, co-chairs) "Antisymmetry and the Syntax in San Lucas Quiavini Zapotec"

Harold Crook

Professor, Lewis-Clark State College

(1999; Donca Steriade and Pam Munro, co-chairs) "The Phonology and Morphology of Nez Perce Stress"

Kelly Stack

Faculty Support Specialist, UCSC (Santa Cruz)

(1999; Susie Curtiss, chair) "Innovation by a Child Acquiring Signing Exact English II"


Mari Sakaguchi

Faculty Member, Notre Dame Seishin University

(1998; Tim Stowell, chair) "Distributivity in English and Japanese"

Susan Hess

(1998; Pat Keating and Ian Maddieson, co-chairs) "Pharyngeal Articulations"

Robert Kirchner

Associate Professor, University of Alberta

(1998; Donca Steriade, chair) "An Effort-Based Approach to Consonant Lenition"

Manuel Espanol-Echevarria

Professor, Laval University, Quebec

(1998; Tim Stowell, chair) "The Syntax of Purposive Expressions"

Barbara Blankenship


(1997; Pat Keating, chair) "The Time Course of Breathiness and Laryngealization in Vowels"

Brian C. Potter

(Sept. 1997; Dominique Sportiche and Pam Munro, co-chairs) "Wh/Indefinites and the Structure of the Clause in Western Apache"

Javier J. Gutierrez Rexach

(1997; Ed Keenan, chair) "Quantification, Context Dependence, and Generalized Minimalist Grammer: Studies on the Interpretation of Clitic Proforms and Existential Determiners in Spanish"

Margaret R. MacEachern

(July 1997; Donca Steriade, chair) "Laryngeal Cooccurrence Restrictions"

Jeannette C. Schaeffer


(Jan. 1997; Nina Hyams, chair) "Direct Object Scrambling in Dutch and Italian Child Language"

Richard A. Wright

Professor, U. of Washington, Seattle


(Aug. 1996; Patricia Keating, chair) "Consonant Clusters and Cue Preservation in Tsou"

Deogratias S. Ngonyani

(Aug. 1996; Hilda Koopman, chair) "The Morphosyntax of Applicatives"

Roderic F. Casali

(May 1996; Donca Steriade, chair) "Resolving Hiatus"

Murat Kural

(May 1996; Tim Stowell, chair) "Verb Incorporation and Elementary Predicates"

Tomiko Hayashi

(March 1996; Paul Schachter, chair) "The Syntactic and Semantic Structures of Complex Predicate Constructions in Japanese"

Michael P. Dukes

(Jan. 1996; Ed Keenan, chair) "On the Nonexistence of Anaphors and Pronominals in Tongan"

Nhlanhla L. Thwala

(Dec. 1995; Dominique Sportiche and Tim Stowell, co-chairs) "A Generative Grammar of Si-Swati: Morphology and Syntax of Nouns and Verbs"

Dorit Ben-Shalom

(Dec. 1995; Ed Keenan and Ed Stabler, co-chairs) "Semantic Trees"

Michael A. Nkemnji

(Dec. 1995; Hilda Koopman and Russ Schuh, co-chairs) "Heavy Pied-Piping in Nweh"

Stephen M. Adewole

(Sept. 1995; Russ Schuh, chair) "Yoruba Word Formation Processes"

Tetsuya Sano

(Sept. 1995; Nina Hyams, chair) "Roots in Language Acquisition: A Comparative Study of Japanese and European Languages"

Lawan Danladi Yalwa

(Aug. 1995; Russ Schuh, chair) "Issues in the Syntax of Hausa Complementation"

Filippo Beghelli

(Aug. 1995; Anna Szabolcsi, chair) "The Phrase Structure of Quantifier Scope"

Susan L. Banner Inouye

(July 1995; Patricia Keating, chair) "Trills, Taps, and Stops in Contrast and Variation"

Edward S. Flemming

Associate Professor, MIT, Boston


(June 1995; Donca Steriade, chair) "Auditory Representations in Phonology"

Robert E. Hagiwara

Assistant Professor, U. Manitoba

(July 1995; Peter Ladefoged, chair) "Acoustic Realizations of American /r/ as Produced by Women and Men"

Bonny E. Sands

(July 1995; Ian Maddieson and Tom Hinnebusch, co-chairs) "Evaluating Claims of Distant Linguistic Relationships: The Case of Khoisan"

Daniel D. Silverman

Associate Professor, San José State U., CA

(July 1995; Donca Steriade, chair) "Phasing and Recoverabilitiy"

Aaron M. Shryock

(July 1995; Russ Schuh and Ian Maddieson, co-chairs) "Investigating Laryngeal Contrasts: An Acoustic Study of the Consonants of Musey"

Abigail R. Kaun

(May 1995; Bruce Hayes, chair) "The Typology of Rounding Harmony: An Optimality Theoretic Approach"

Seungho Nam

(March 1995; Ed Keenan, chair) "The Semantics of Locative Prepositional Phrases in English"

Jongho Jun

Professor, Seoul National U.


(Feb. 1995; Donca Steriade, chair) "Perceptual and Articulatory Factors on Place Assimilation"

Kaoru Ohta

(Dec. 1994; Tim Stowell, chair) "Verbal Nouns in Japanese"

William B. Dolan

(Sept. 1994; Ed Stabler, chair) "Context-Freeness and the Lexicon"

Hiroyuki Nagahara

(Aug. 1994; Bruce Hayes, chair) "Phonological Phrasing in Japanese"

Dani M. Byrd

Professor, Uni. Southern California


(April 1994; Patricia Keating, chair) "Articulatory Timing in English Consonant Sequences"

Andi Wu

(March 1994; Ed Stabler, chair) "The Spell- Out Parameters: A Minimalist Approach to Syntax"

Stephan M. Schuetze-Coburn

(Jan. 1994; J. Du Bois and Pamela Munro, co-chairs) "Prosody, Syntax, and Discourse Pragmatics: Assessing Information Flow in German Conversation"

Hyunoo Lee

(Aug. 1993; Ed Keenan, chair) "Categories, Structures, and Principles of Anaphoric Dependencies"

Bonnie H. Chiu

(Jan. 1993; Hilda Koopman, chair) "The Inflectional Structure of Mandarin Chinese"

Karen K. Wallace

"Verb Incorporation and Agreement in Crow," 12/92 (P. Munro, chair)

John-Dongwook Choi

Phonetic Underspecification and Target- Interpolation: An Acoustic Study of Marshallese Vowel Allophony, 11/92 (P. Keating, B. Hayes, chairs)

Laura D. Crain

Clause Chaining in Nepali Discourse, 5/92 (P. Schachter, S. Thompson, chairs)

Thomas L. Cornell

Description Theory, Licensing Theory, and Principle-Based Grammars and Parsers, 5/92 (V. Fromkin, E. Stabler, chairs)

Daniel Valois

The Internal Syntax of DP, 12/91 (D. Sportiche)

Lukowa Kidima

Tone and Accent in KiYaka, 10/91 (B. Hayes, chair)

Chris Golston

Both Lexicons, 9/91 (V. Fromkin, D. Steriade, chairs)

Peter N. Landerman

Quechua Dialects and their Classification, 8/91 (G. Bedell, chair)

Vicki M. Carstens

Associate Prof., U. Missouri

The Morphology and Syntax of Determiner Phrases in Kiswahili, 7/91 (T. Stowell, chair)

Sarah N. Dart

Articulatory and Acoustic Properties of Apical and Laminal Articulations, 3/91 (P. Ladefoged, chair)

Jack B. Martin

The Determination of Grammatical Relations in Syntax, 2/91 (T. Stowell, chair)

Linda L. Arvanites

The Glottalic Phonemes of Proto-Eastern Cushitic, 1/91 (R. Anttila, chair)

Kasangati K.W. Kinyalolo

Syntactic Dependencies and the SPEC- head Agreement Hypothesis in KiLega, 1/91 (H. Koopman, D. Sportiche, chairs)

Hyo Sang Lee

Tense, Aspect, and Modality: A Discourse-Pragmatic Analysis of Verb Affixes in Korean from a Typological Perspective, 12/90 (P. Munro, S. Thompson, chairs)

Catherine A. Jackson

The Grammatical Consequences of Early Focal Damage to the Left Hemisphere of the Brain, 12/90 (S. Curtiss, V. Fromkin, chairs)

George Aaron Broadwell

Extending the Binding Theory: A Muskogean Case Study, 6/90 (P. Munro, T. Stowell, chairs)

James J. Tyhurst

Logical Forms for English Sentences, 6/90 (E. Keenan, chair)

Feng-Hsi Liu

Scope Dependency in English and Chinese, 6/90 (E. Keenan, chair)

Lynette B. Nyaggah

Cross-Linguistic Influence in Kenyan English: The Impact of Swahili and Kikuyu on Syntax, 5/90 (T. Hinnebusch, chair)

Abigail C. Cohn

Professor, Cornell U.

Phonetic and Phonological Rules of Nasalization, 3/90 (B. Hayes, P. Keating, chairs)

Brian D. McHugh

Cyclicity in the Phrasal Phonology of Kivunjo Chaga, 1/90 (B. Hayes, chair)

Fay Wouk

The Impact of Discourse on Grammar: Verb Morphology in Spoken Jakarta Indonesian, 11/89 (P. Schachter, chair)

Richard G. Campbell

The Grammatical Structure of Verbal Predicates, 9/89 (T. Stowell, chair)

Christian Matthiessen

Text-Generation as a Linguistic Research Task, 8/89 (P. Schachter, S. Thompson, chairs)

Marie K. Huffman

Implementation of Nasal: Timing and Articulatory Landmarks, 6/89 (P. Keating, chair)

Nobuko Sugamoto

The Pronominality of Referential Expressions, 6/89 (R. Schuh, S. Thompson, chair)

Lee S. Bickmore

Kinyambo Prosody, 6/89 (B. Hayes, chair)

Marian Shapley

Fundamental Frequency Variation in Conversational Discourse, 5/89 (P. Munro, S. Thompson, chairs)

Elizabeth G. Weber

Varieties of Questions in English Conversation: A Study of the Role or Morphosyntax in Declarative and Nonclausal Forms, 3/89 (R. Anttila, S. Thompson, chairs)

Outi Bat-El

Phonology and Word Structure in Modern Hebrew, 2/89 (S. Anderson, chair)

Carol D. Lord

Syntactic Reanalysis in the Historical Development of Serial Verb Constructions in Languages of West Africa, 1/89 (G. Bedell, S. Thompson, chairs)

Shoichi Iwasaki

A Study of Speaker's Perspective in Japanese Spoken Discourse, 8/88 (R. Schuh, S. Thompson, chairs)

James Forrest Fordyce

Studies in Sound Symbolism with Special Reference to English, 8/88 (P. Keating, chair)

Alice J. Anderton

The Language of the Kitanemuks of California, 7/88 (W. Bright, chair)

Bonnie C. Glover

The Morphophonology of Muscat Arabic, 5/88 (R. Schuh, chair)

Michel T.T. Jackson

Phonetic Theory and Cross-Linguistic Variation in Vowel Articulation, 5/88 (P. Ladefoged, chair)

Jean G. Mulder

Ergativity in Coast Tsimshian (Sm'algyax), 5/88 (P. Munro, S. Thompson, chairs)

Susanna A. Cumming

Syntactic Function and Constituent Order Change in Malay, 3/88 (P. Munro, S. Thompson, chairs)

Janine Scancarelli

Grammatical Relations and Verb Agreement in Cherokee, 11/87 (P. Munro, chair)

Karen D. Emmorey

Morphological Structure and Parsing in the Lexicon, 8/87 (V. Fromkin, chair)

Anne M. Stewart

Clause-Combining in Conchucos Quechua Discourse, 7/87 (W. Bright, S. Thompson, chairs)

Richard D. Janda

On the Motivation for Evolutionary Typology of Sound-Structural Rules, 6/87 (S. Anderson, chair)

John D. Soper

Loan Syntax in Turkic and Iranian: The Verb System of Tajik, Uzbek, and Qashqay, 3/87 (G. Bedell, chair)

Ore Yusuf

Verb Phrase Serialization in Yoruba in Discourse Perspective, 12/86 (R. Schuh, S. Thompson, chairs)

Hongmo Ren

On the Acoustic Structure of Diphthongal Syllables, 12/86 (P. Ladefoged, chair)

Laurice Ann Tuller

Bijective Relations in Universal Grammar and the Syntax of Hausa, 11/86 (R. Schuh, T. Stowell, chairs)

Thomas Hun-Tak Lee

Studies on Quantification in Chinese, 9/86 (G. Bedell, chair)

Chen Ping

Referent Introducing and Tracking in Chinese Narratives, 6/86 (S. Thompson, chair)

Dennis G. Holt

The Development of the Paya Sound System, 5/86 (W. Bright, chair)

Charles H. Ulrich

Choctaw Morphophonology, 1/86 (P. Munro, chair)

Robin L. Clark

Boundaries and the Treatment of Control, 11/85 (T. Stowell, chair)

Geoffrey A. Lindsey

Intonation and Interrogation: Tonal Sturcture and the Expression of a Pragmatic Function in English and other Languages, 7/85 (R. Stockwell, chair)

Lioba P. Moshi

Grammatical Relations in Swahili Discourse, 6/85 (S. Thompson, chair)

Doris L. Payne

Aspects of the Grammar of Yagua: A Typological Perspective, 5/85 (P. Munro, chair)

Thomas E. Payne

Participant Coding in Yagua Discourse, 5/85 (S. Thompson, chair)

Sharon L. Hargus

The Lexical Phonology of Sekani, 3/85 (W. Bright, chair)

Philip J. Jaggar

Factors Governing the Morphological Coding of Referents in Hausa Narrative Discourse, 1/85 (R. Schuh, chair)

Ava Berinstein

Evidence for Multiattachment in K'ekchi Mayan, 11/84 (W. Bright, D. Perlmutter, chairs)

Telee Chi

A Lexical Analysis of Verb-Noun Compounds in Mandarin Chinese, 9/84 (S. Thompson, chair)

Daniel Kempler

Syntactic and Symbolic Abilities in Alzheimer's Disease, 9/84 (R. Anttila, S. Curtiss, chairs)

John V. Singler

Variation in Tense-Aspect-Modality in Liberian English, 8/84 (R. Andersen, R. Stockwell, chairs)

Barbara A. Fox

Discourse Structure and Anaphora in Written and Conversational English, 7/84 (S. Thompson, chair)

Andrew J. Fox

The Evolution of the Hebrew Infinitive, Form and Function: A Diachronic Study with Cross-Linguistic Implications, 7/84 (R. Schuh, chair)

Michael T. Hammond

Constraining Metrical Theory: A Modular Theory of Rhythm and Destressing, 1/84 (B. Hayes, chair)

Tracy G. Thomas-Flinders

Morphological Structures, 8/83 (B. Hayes, chair)

Jeni E. Yamada

The Independence of Language: A Case Study, 6/83 (V. Fromkin, chair)

Sukari B. Salone

Conditional Sentences in Swahili, 6/83 (P. Schachter, S. Thompson, chairs)

David J. Weber

A Grammar of Huallaga (Huanoco) Quechua, 5/83 (S. Thompson, chair)

Sandra F. Disner

Vowel Quality: The Relation between Universal and Language Specific Factors, 5/83 (P. Ladefoged, chair)

Vida Samiian

Structure of Phrasal Categores in Persian: An X-Bar Analysis, 3/83 (P. Schachter, chair)

Mary Lee Trithart

The Applied Affix and Transitivity: A Historical Study in Bantu, 12/82 (S. Thompson, chair)

Amnon Gordon

The Structure of the Hebrew Lexicon, 12/82 (P. Schachter, chair)

Jonas N.A. Nartey

On Fricative Phones and Phonemes: or the Fricative Difference within and between Languages, 9/82 (P. Ladefoged, chair)

David Gil

Distributive Numerals, 9/82 (E. Keenan, chair)

Jean M. Phillips

A Sociolinguistic Perspective on English Neological Processes, 7/82 (R. Anttila, chair)

Wendy J. Linker

Articulatory and Acoustic Correlates of Labial Activity in Vowels: A Cross-Linguistic Study, 9/82 (P. Ladefoged, chair)

Joèlle S. Bailard

Diachronic Evidence and the Form of French Grammar, 6/82 (G. Bedell, S. Thompson, chairs)

Judy S. Reilly

Acquisition of Conditionals in English, 5/82 (S. Thompson, chair)

Sharon M. Klein

Syntactic Theory and the Developing Grammar: Reestablishing the Relationship between Linguistic Theory and Data from Language Acquisition, 3/82 (S. Anderson, chair)

William J. Greenberg

Aspects of a Theory of Singular Reference: Prolegomena to a Dialectical Logic of Singular Terms, 2/82 (P. Schachter, chair)

Julia Horvath

Aspects of Hungarian Syntax and the Theory of Grammar, 11/81 (S. Anderson, J. Emonds, chairs)

Linda M. Galloway

Contributions of the Right Cerebral Hemisphere to Language and Communication: Issues in Cerebral Dominance with Special Emphasis on Bilingualism, Second Language Acquisition, Sex Differences, and Certain Ethnic Groups, 9/81 (S. Krashen, P. Ladefoged, chair)

John R. Watters

A Phonology and Morphology of Ejagham, with notes on dialect variation, 8/81 (W. Welmers, chair)

Michael P. Noonan

Lango Syntax, 6/81 (S. Thompson, chair)


Steven Greenberg

Neural Temporal Coding of Pitch and Vowel Quality, 12/80 (P. Ladefoged, chair)

Lynn Gordon

Maricopa Morphology and Syntax, 12/80 (P. Munro, chair)

Marina McIntire

Locatives in American Sign Language, 12/80 (S. Thompson, chair)

George Papçun

How do Different Speakers Say the Same Vowels? Discriminant Analysis of Four Imitation Dialects, 4/80 (P. Ladefoged, chair)

Yun-Yang Eric Zee

Phonetic Studies of Chinese Tones, 3/80 (P. Ladefoged, chair)

Carmen Silva-Corvalan

An Investigation of Phonological and Syntactic Variation in Spoken Chilean Spanish, 11/79 (S. Thompson, B. Wald, chairs)

Heather K. Hardy

Tolkapaya Syntax: Aspect, Modality, and Adverbial Modification in a Yavapai Dialect, 11/79 (P. Munro, chair)

Kenji Hirakouji

Ni and No in Japanese, 11/79 (G. Bedell, chair)

Barbara S. Lopez

The Sound Pattern of Brazilian Portuguese (Cariocan Dialect), 11/79 (S. Anderson, chair)

Alora J. Burton

Phonological Systems of Aphasic Children, 11/79 (V. Fromkin, chair)

Barnabas Forson

Code-Switching in Akan-English Bilingualism, 11/79 (P. Schachter, chair)

Yero Sylla

Grammatical Relations and Fula Syntax, 9/79 (R. Schuh, chair)

Lynell Marchese

Tense/Aspect and the Development of Auxiliaries in the Kru Language Family, 9/79 (S. Thompson, chair)

Eser E. Erguvanli

The Function of Word Order in Turkish Grammar, 9/79 (S. Thompson, chair)

Anuradha Saksena

The Grammar of Hindi Causatives, 8/79 (P. Schachter, chair)

Edward Norman Gary

Extent in English: A Unified Account of Degree and Quantity, 8/79 (S. Thompson, chair)

Randall J. Hendrick

On Nesting and Indexical Conditions in Linguistic Theory, 6/79 (J. Emonds, chair)

Brent E. DeChene

The Historical Phonology of Vowel Length, 5/79 (S. Anderson, chair)

Euphrasia C. Kunene

The Acquisition of SiSwati as a First Language: A Morphological Study with Special Reference to Noun Prefixes, Noun Classes, and Some Agreement Markers, 4/79 (S. Thompson, chair)

Sharon L. Sabsay

Communicative Competence in Down's Syndrome Adults, 3/79 (W. Bright, chair)

Leon C. Jacobson

DhoLuo Vowel Harmony: A Phonetic Investigation, 2/79 (V. Fromkin, W. Welmers, chairs)

Katsue Akiba

A Historical Study of Old Japanese Syntax, 9/78 (S. Thompson, chair)

Catherine P. Browman

Tip of the Tongue and Slip of the Ear: Implications for Language Processing, 7/78 (P. Ladefoged, chair)

Kent D. Bimson

Comparative Reconstruction of Proto-Northern- Western Mande, 3/78 (W. Welmers, chair)

Dale R. Terbeek

A Cross-Language Multidimensional Scaling Study of Vowel Perception, 10/77 (V. Fromkin, chair)

Erhard F.K. Voeltz

Proto-Niger-Congo Verb Extensions, 9/77 (T. Givón, chair)

Louis M. Goldstein

Three Studies in Speech Perception: Features, Relative Salience, and Bias, 9/77 (P. Ladefoged, chair)

Wendy K. Wilkins

The Variable Interpretation Convention: A Condition on Variables in Syntactic Transformations, 6/77 (J. Emonds, chair)

Ian Maddieson

Universals of Tone: Six Studies, 6/77 (P. Ladefoged, chair)

Dauda M. Bagari

Subordinate Adverbial Clauses in Hausa, 11/76 (R. Schuh)

Susan Curtiss

The Case of Genie: A Modern Day "Wild Child", 11/76 (V. Fromkin, chair)

Jilali Saib

A Phonological Study of Tamazight Berber: Dialect of the Ayt Ndhir, 11/76 (V. Fromkin, chair)

Marian C. Bean

A Study of the Development of Word Order Patterns in Old English in Relation to Theories of Word Order Change, 11/76 (R. Stockwell, chair)

Baruch Elimelech

A Tonal Grammar of Etsako, 9/76 (V. Fromkin, chair)

Robert W. McCoard

Tense Choice and Pragmatic Inferences: A Study of Preterit/Perfect Oppositions in English, 9/76 (S. Thompson, chair)

Martin J. Mould

Comparative Grammar Reconstruction and Language Subclassification: The North Victorian Bantu Languages, 8/76 (T. Givón, chair)

Alexandre Kimenyi

A Relational Grammar of Kinyarwanda, 6/76 (T. Givón, chair)

Livingstone Walusimbi

Relativization and Focusing in Luganda and Bantu, 6/76 (T. Givón, chair)

Stephen Cushing

The Formal Semantics of Quantification, 6/76 (J. Emonds, chair)

Kathleen G. Dahlgren

Referential Semantics, 6/76 (J. Emonds, chair)

Thomas Bye

Aspects of the Acquisition of Communicative Competence: The Role of Listener-Oriented Presuppositions in Producing Directions, 6/76 (S. Thompson, chair)

Jackson T. Gandour

Aspects of Thai Tone, 6/76 (V. Fromkin, chair)

Laura F. Meyers

Aspects of Hausa Tone, 3/76 (P. Schachter, chair)

Eugene W. Bunkowske

Topics in Yala Grammar, 12/75 (W. Welmers, chair)

Mona E. Lindau

Features for Vowels, 12/75 (P. Ladefoged, chair)

Grover M. Hudson

Suppletion in the Representation of Alternations, 9/75 (V. Fromkin, T. Vennemann, chairs)

Eva-Maria M. Wotschke

Ordered Grammars with Equivalence Classes: Some Formal and Linguistic Aspects, 8/75 (S. Greibach, P. Schachter, chairs)

Isaac George

A Grammar of Kwa-type Verb Serialization: Its Nature and Significance in Current Generative Theory, 6/75 (P. Schachter, W. Welmers, chairs)

W. Josh Ard

Raisings and Word Order in Diachronic Syntax, 6/75 (R. Stockwell, chair)

Margaret L. Press

A Grammar of Chemehuevi, 1/75 (W. Bright, chair)

Richard Ogle

Natural Order and Dislocated Syntax: An Essay in the History of Linguistic Ideas, 12/74 (G. Bedell, chair)

Tito N. Oviedo

Mood and Negation in Spanish Noun Clauses, 12/74 (R. Stockwell, chair)

Andrew Rogers

Physical Perception of Verbs in English: A Study in Lexical Relatedness, 3/74 (B. Partee, chair)

Lorian Baker

The Lexicon: Consideration for a Performance Model, 12/73 (V. Fromkin, chair)

Thomas J. Hinnebusch

Prefixes, Sound Change, and Subgroupings in the Coastal Kenyan Bantu Languages, 9/73 (T. Givón, chair)

Raymond Silverstein

Igala Historical Phonology, 9/73 (W. Welmers, chair)

Carol Pfaff

A Sociolinguistic Study of Black Children in Los Angeles, 9/73 (W. Bright, chair)

Joan Bybee Hooper

Aspects of Natural Generative Phonology, 8/73 (P. Schachter, chair)

Robert Rodman

The Study of Fuzzy Islands within the Framework of Transformational Generative Grammar, 8/73 (G. Bedell, chair)

Georgette Silva

On Infinitival Complements: A Cross-Linguistic Study, 7/73 (P. Schachter, chair)

John Davis

A Partial Grammar of Simplex and Complex Sentences in Luiseño, 6/73 (W. Bright, chair)

William Rutherford

Studies in Extra-Sentential Relations, 3/73 (R. Stockwell, chair)

Rosa Needleman

Thai Verbal Structures and Some Implications for Current Theory, 3/73 (S. Thompson, chair)

Donald A. Burquest

A Grammar of Angas, 3/73 (B. Partee, chair)

Kay Atkinson King

Children's Acquisition of Phonological Stress Contrasts, 3/73 (P. Ladefoged)

Russell G. Schuh

Aspects of Ngizim Syntax, 9/72 (P. Schachter, chair)

Larry M. Hyman

A Phonological Study of Fe'fe'-Bamileke, 8/72 (V. Fromkin)

Laurence Horn

On the Semantic Properties of Logical Operators in English, 8/72 (B. Partee, chair)

Stephen D. Krashen

Language and the Left Hemisphere, 8/72 (V. Fromkin, chair)

Michael Kac

Formal Aspects of Semantic Representation, 8/72 (P. Schachter, chair)

Manjari Agrawal Ohala

Topics in Hindu-Urdu Phonology, 6/72 (W. Bright, chair)

Timothy Shopen

A Generative Theory of Ellipsis: A Consideration of the Linguistic Use of Silence, 3/72 (P. Schachter, chair)

Marianne Celce-Murcia

A Syntactic and Psycholinguistic Study of Comparison in English, 3/72 (V. Fromkin, S. Thompson, chairs)

Lyle Campbell

Historical Linguistics and Quechean Linguistic Prehistory, 12/71 (W. Bright, chair)

Fraida Dubin

Language and Attitudes among Navajo Adolescents, 9/71 (W. Bright, chair)

Herbert F.W. Stahlke

Topics in Ewe Phonology, 9/71 (W. Welmers, chair)

Kunio Okuda

Accentual Systems in the Japanese Dialects, 9/71 (G. Bedell, chair)

Charles M. Richards

A Case Grammar of Pampangan, 6/71 (P. Schachter, chair)

Thomas H. Peterson

Moore Structure: A Generative Analysis of the Tonal System and Aspects of the Syntax, 6/71 (P. Schachter, chair)

Ronald K.S. Macaulay

Aspect in English, 6/71 (R. Stockwell, chair)

Timothy Diller

Case Grammar and its Application to Waray, a Philippine Language, 6/71 (P. Schachter, chair)

Jacquelyn DeMeire Schachter

Presuppositional and Counterfactual Conditional Sentences, 3/71 (B. Partee, chair)

Roxana Ma Newman

A Case Grammar of Ga'anda, 3/71 (P. Schachter, chair)

Timothy S.J. Smith

A Phonetic Study of the Function of the Extrinsic Tongue Muscles, 12/70 (P. Ladefoged, chair)

Edward Fresco

Topics in Yoruba Dialect Phonology, 6/70 (V. Fromkin, W. Welmers, chairs)

Steven B. Smith

Generative Semantics, 5/70 (B. Partee, chair)


Subject-Predicate, Focus-Presupposition, and Topic- Comment in Bahasa Indonesia and Javanese, 5/70 (B. Partee, chair)

Mangesh V. Nadkarni

NP-Embedded Structures in Kannada and Konkani, 5/70 (W. Bright, chair)

Frank W. Heny

Semantic Operations on Base Structures, 5/70 (B. Partee, chair)

Christiane Baltaxe

N.S. Trubetskoy and the Development of the Theory of Distinctive Features, 3/70 (J. Puhvel, chair)

Peter Menzel

Propositions, Events, and Actions in the Syntax of Complementation, 8/69 (B. Partee, chair)

Talmy Givón

Studies in Chibemba and Bantu Grammar, 8/69 (P. Schachter, chair)

Harry A. Whitaker

On the Representation of Language in the Human Brain: Problems in the Neurology of Language and the Linguistic Analysis of Aphasia, 6/69 (V. Fromkin, chair)

Jacqueline Lindenfeld

A Transformational Grammar of Yaqui, 6/69 (W. Bright, chair)

John Ohala

Aspects of the Control and Production of Speech, 5/69 (P. Ladefoged, chair)

Purushottam J. Mistry

A Generative Syntax of Gujarati, 1/69 (W. Bright, chair)

Karen Courtenay

A Generative Phonology of Yoruba, 9/68 (V. Fromkin, W. Welmers, chairs)

John McKay

Free Adverbials in a Generative Grammar of German, 8/68 (B. Partee, chair)

Gerard Diffloth

The Irula Language, 4/68 (W. Bright, chair)

Kalon L. Kelley

Early Syntactic Acquisition, 8/67 (B. Partee, chair)

Kenneth C. Hill

A Grammar of the Serrano Language, 8/67 (W. Bright, chair)

Terence H. Moore

The Topic-Comment Functiuon: A Performance Constraint on a Competence Model, 5/67 (R. Stockwell, chair)

Paul Newman

A Grammar of Tera, 1/67 (P. Schachter, chair)

Chin Woo Kim

The Linguistic Specification of Speech, 9/66 (P. Ladefoged, chair)

Mary Jeanette Johnson

Syntactic Structures of Tamazight, 8/66 (J. Applegate, chair)

Deborah Ann Harding

The Phonology and Morphology of Chinyanja, 5/66 (W. Welmers, chair)

Charles S. Bird

Aspects of Bambara Syntax, 4/66 (W. Welmers, chair)

Victoria A. Fromkin

Some Phonetic Specifications of Linguistic Units: An Electromyographic Investigation, 7/65 (P. Ladefoged, chair

Robert D. Wilson

Tree Derivation in Transformational Grammars, 2/65 (R. Stockwell, chair)