Paula Fenger

I am a Postdoctoral Researcher in the "Interaction of Grammatical Building Blocks" (IGRA) Research Training Group in Linguistics at Leipzig University

My work focuses on syntax and morphology from a cross-linguistic perspective.

I received my PhD in linguistics from the University of Connecticut, and my my BA and MA from the University of Amsterdam.

You can find my CV here.

Topics

Portmanteaux agreement - V-C movement in polysynthetic languages- Auxiliary formation in agglutinating languages - Vowel Harmony and words - Sinhala verb morphology - Microvariation in Dutch agreement - Derivational affixes - Linking Morphemes and compound structure - Impersonal pronouns - Dutch prefix 'be-'

Collaborators

Jonathan Bobaljik (Harvard University) - Ksenia Bogmolets (Auckland University) - Ava Creemers (Max Planck) - Jan Don (UvA) - Gísli Rúnar Harðarson (University of Iceland) - Olaf Koeneman (RU) - Maria Kouneli (Universität Leipzig) - Marlijn Meijer (HU Berlin) - Adrian Stegovec (UConn) - Philipp Weisser (Universität Potsdam)

Contact Information

Email:

paula.fengerATuni-leipzig.de