Kensuke Takita (瀧田健介)

Contact Information

    Address: 1 Akemi, Urayasu, Chiba, 279-8550 JAPAN
    E-mail: takita[@] (please leave out the [ ])

Academic Background

    2004.3                    B.A., Faculty of Letters, Keio University, Japan.
    2006.3                    M.A., Graduate School of Human Relations, Keio University, Japan.
    2008.9 - 2009.4    Visiting Scholar, Department of Linguistics, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA.
    2010.3                    Ph.D., Graduate School of Humanities, Nanzan University, Japan. 


    2008.4 - 2010.3    JSPS Doctoral Course Student Research Fellow (Institution: Graduate School of Humanities, Nanzan University).
    2010.4 - 2012.3    JSPS Post-doctoral Research Fellow (Institution: Graduate School of International Cultural Studies, Tohoku University).
    2012.4 - 2015.3    Specially Appointed Associate Professor, Department of Humanities, Mie University.
    2015.4 - present   Associate Professor, Faculty of Languages and Cultures, Department of English, Meikai University.

Academic Services

    2008 - 2013        Ad hoc reviewer for Journal of East Asian Linguistics.
    2012 - present    Ad hoc reviewer for Lingua.
    2012 - present    Affiliated researcher, Center for Linguistics, Nanzan University.
    2014 - present    Editorial board member for Journal of East Asian Linguistics. 

Major Research Interests

    Syntactic Theory, Comparative Syntax  


    Committee: Mamoru Saito (chair), Keiko Murasugi, Masatake Arimoto, Hisatsugu Kitahara