Ph.D. Recipients

These are the Ph.D. Degrees awarded since 1965 through the Department of Linguistics at UCLA

The Ph.D.s are listed in reverse chronological order since 1965. To find particular names, please use the search box lcoated at the top of this page.

Yu Tanaka
Assistant Professor, Doshisha University
(2017, Kie Ross Zuraw & Bruce P. Hayes, Co-Chairs) The Sound Pattern of Japanese Surnames
Ann (Niki) M. Acker (2016, Pamela Munro, Chair) Voice and Valence in Q’anjob ‘al
Natalia (Natasha) Korotkova  Post-doctoral researcher, 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, University of Michigan
(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
Researcher, Lorraine Lab of Computer Science, CNRS, France
(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, University of Massachusettes, 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
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Software Engineer, Google
(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
Lawrence Yam-Leung Cheung
Associate 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 University, Kobe, Japan
(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, Rio Grande Valley
(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
Linguist, 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 Professor, 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
Staff 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
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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
Professor, MIT
(June 2002; Bruce Hayes and Donca Steriade, co-chairs) The Identification of Bases in Morphological Paradigms
Melissa Epstein
IRB Director, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
(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
Vice President, Data Science, Integral Ad Science
(October 2001; Ed Keenan, chair) A Partition Semantics for Temporal Adverbs
Hendrik Harkema
Senior Principal Research Engineer, 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 Associate, 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
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
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
Professeur titulaire, Université de Montréal
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
Professor, University of Melbourne
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
Professor Emeritus, Emerson College
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
Professor Emeritus, Michigan State University
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
Professor, San Jose State University
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)
Soemarmo  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
Professor Emeritus, University of California, Berkeley
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)