Ph.D., Linguistics, University of California, Berkeley, 2008
M.A., Linguistics, University of California, Berkeley, 2004
B.A., Comparative Literature, Yale University, 2001
Syntax, semantics, historical linguistics, Slavic
Syntax, semantics, general linguistics
2013. On the absence of scope reconstruction in tough-subject A-chains. Linguistic Inquiry 44: 321-332.
2011. Attributive adjectives, infinitival relatives, and the semantics of inappropriateness. Journal of Linguistics 47: 341-380.
2009. Positive standards of comparison. In Proceedings of NELS 38, vol. 1, ed. by A. Schardl, M. Walkow, and M. Abdurrahman, 283-296. Amherst, Mass: GLSA.
2008. Passive get, causative get, and the phasehood of passive vP. In Proceedings of CLS 41 , ed. by R. L. Edwards, P. J. Midtlyng, C. L. Sprague, and K. G. Stensrud, 59-67. Chicago: Chicago Linguistic Society.
2008. A crack at a hard nut: Attributive-adjective modality and infinitival relatives. In Proceedings of WCCFL 26, ed. by C. B. Chang and H. J. Haynie. Somerville, Mass: Cascadilla Press.
2006. The origin of passive get. English Language and Linguistics 10: 225-252.