School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics

Professor Irina Nikolaeva

Key information

School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics Emeritus Professor of Linguistics
MA, Candidate (Moscow), PhD (Leiden)
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Research interests

Irina Nikolaeva’s research interests are linguistic typology, syntax, morphology, information structure and non-transformational theories of grammar. She has also worked on the documentation and description of endangered Uralic, Altaic and Palaeosiberian languages.

PhD Supervision

Name Title
Jon Archer Information Structure in Muwé-ke, Nepal

Francisca Everduim Morphosyntactic Variation in Bantu
Wen Wang A Corpus-based Study of Subjunctivity in Shanghainese (as evidenced in the missionary linguistic and translation works on/in vernacular Shanghainese in the period 1843-1950)


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