Eric Baković

(Photo by Cade Johnson for the UC Berkeley Library)

Professor and Chair, Linguistics, UC San Diego

Pronouns: he, him, his / Why do pronouns matter?I respectfully acknowledge that we live and work on the land of the Kumeyaay/Kumiai nation. / Whose land are you on?

Petition: Boycott ELSEVIER and support affordable, open-access scholarly publishing

Support the University of California in its attempt to transform the landscape of scholarly publishing. Boycott Elsevier journals by: (1) publishing your work elsewhere and (2) refusing to donate your time to them as a reviewer or editorial board member.

New manuscripts

  • Hout, Katherine, & Eric Baković. “Exceptional behavior is predictable.” Revised and resubmitted.
  • McCollum, Adam, Eric Baković, Anna Mai, & Eric Meinhardt. "The expressivity of segmental phonology and the definition of weak determinism." Under revision. [manuscript]
  • Baković, Eric, & Lev Blumenfeld. ”Overapplication conversion.” In Ryan Bennett, Andrew Angeles, Adrian Brasoveanu, Dhyana Buckley, Nick Kalivoda, Shigeto Kawahara, Grant McGuire & Jaye Padgett (eds.), Hana-bana: A Festschrift for Junko Itô and Armin Mester, Santa Cruz, CA. [pdf]
  • Baković, Eric, & Lev Blumenfeld. ”Rule interaction conversion operations.” To appear in a special issue of Loquens. [manuscript, revised May 2019]


Physical contact

  • 9500 Gilman Dr. #0108, La Jolla, CA 92093-0108
  • Applied Physics & Mathematics 4260
  • (858) 534-1159 (voice); (858) 534-4789 (fax)