Department of Linguistics

Professor Irina Nikolaeva

Key information

Roles
Department of Linguistics Emeritus Professor of Linguistics Principal Investigator
Department
Department of Linguistics
Qualifications
MA, Candidate (Moscow), PhD (Leiden)
Building
Russell Square: College Buildings
Office
428a
Email address
in3@soas.ac.uk
Telephone number
020 7898 4250
Support hours
See information outside rm 428a/or by appointment

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)

Publications

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