Nicholas FleisherNicholas Fleisher

Assistant Professor

Office: Curtin Hall 518
Phone: 414-229-6166
E-mail: fleishen@uwm.edu
Web Site: https://pantherfile.uwm.edu/fleishen/www/
Curriculum Vitae: PDF

Degrees:

Ph.D., Linguistics, University of California, Berkeley, 2008
M.A., Linguistics, University of California, Berkeley, 2004
B.A., Comparative Literature, Yale University, 2001

Research Interests:

Syntax, semantics, historical linguistics

Teaching Interests:

Syntax, semantics, general linguistics

Recent Publications:

Fleisher, Nicholas A. “On the absence of scope reconstruction in *tough*-subject A-chains.” Linguistic Inquiry 44.2 (2013): 321-332.
Fleisher, Nicholas A. “The dynamics of subjectivity.” Proceedings of the 23rd Semantics and Linguistic Theory Conference eLanguage / Linguistic Society of America. (2013) .
Fleisher, Nicholas A. “Comparative quantifiers and negation: implications for Scope Economy.” Journal of Semantics (2013) .
Fleisher, Nicholas A. “Attributive adjectives, infinitival relatives, and the semantics of inappropriateness.” Journal of Linguistics 47.2 (2011): 341-380.
Fleisher, Nicholas A. “Positive standards of comparison.” Proceedings of the 38th Annual Meeting of the North East Linguistic Society 38.1 GLSA. (2009): 283-296.