Month: November 2010

  • Congratulations to Katerina Chatzopoulos

    … for defending her dissertation proposal, yesterday, Negation in Greek: a diachronic study.

  • Congratulations to Thomas Wier!

    Congratulations to Thomas Wier, who just successfully defended his dissertation, Georgian Morphosyntax and Feature Hierarchies in Natural Language!

  • Job news: Yoon and Kirby

    In addition to James Kirby, who will be heading to Scotland in December to assume the position of Lecturer in Phonetics at the University of Edinburgh, we would also like to warmly congratulate Suwon Yoon, who has been offered a Visiting Assistant Professorship at Cornell!

  • Congratulations to James Kirby!

    James Kirby defended his dissertation, Cue selection and category restructuring in sound change, this afternoon. In a few months he will begin as Lecturer in Phonetics at the University of Edinburgh. Congratulations and best of luck, James! Mind the wee heavies 🙂

  • Recently past defenses

    Here’s an update on some other recent past defenses – some more recent, some more past: On September 17, Tommy Grano defended his dissertation proposal, ‘Toward a semantically based account of the distribution of control’. Way to go! Over the summer months, Peter Klecha (“Focus-Related Verb Repetition and Nominalization in Luganda”), Rebekah Baglini (“Aspect, modality,…