Education/Etc.

Education

2012 Ph.D. in Linguistics, New York University.
Thesis: Icelandic Morphosyntax and Argument Structure (available here)
Committee: Alec Marantz (chair), Chris Barker, Halldór Ármann Sigurðsson, Stephanie Harves, Richard S. Kayne.
2010 M.A. in Linguistics, New York University.
2006 B.A. in Linguistics, University of New Hampshire
2003 A.A.S. in Aviation Maintenance, Community College of the Air Force

Grants & Fellowships

  • 2014–2016. National Science Foundation grant. “The Microsyntax of Pronouns in North American English”. Co-Principal Investigators: Raffaella Zanuttini and Jim Wood. Total amount: $330,593. (BCS-1423872)
  • 2011-2012. Leifur Eiríksson Foundation Scholarship. $25,000 to travel to Iceland for dissertation work.
  • 2007 – Present. MacCracken Fellowship, New York University. Tuition, fees, and stipend.
  • 2007. Linguistic Society of America Summer Institute Fellowship, Stanford, CA. Tuition and fees.
  • 2006. Returning Student Scholarship, Datatel Scholars Foundation. $2,500.
  • 2006. Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF). $3,500 grant to study register variation in modern Icelandic.

Teaching Experience

  • Morphology. Yale University. Spring, 2015.
  • The Syntax of Speech Events. Yale University. Spring, 2015.
  • Syntax I. Yale University. Fall, 2014.
  • Introduction to Linguistics. Yale University. Fall, 2014.
  • Case and Voice. Yale University. Spring, 2014.
  • Doubling in Syntax. Yale University. Co-taught with Raffaella Zanuttini. Spring, 2013.
  • Grammatical Diversity. New York University. TA for Richard S, Kayne. Spring, 2011.
  • Grammatical Analysis. New York University. TA for Stephanie Harves, weekly recitation. Fall 2010.
  • Grammatical Analysis. New York University. TA for Mark Baltin, weekly recitation. Spring 2010.
  • Language. New York University. Co-taught with Amanda Dye, Summer 2009.
  • Language. New York University. TA for Chris Barker, weekly recitation. Fall 2008.
  • English Composition II. Mandl School, The College of Allied Health. Instructor, 2 sections, Summer 2008.
  • Interpersonal Communication. Mandl School, The College of Allied Health. Instructor, 2 sections, Summer 2008.