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Lisa Reed

Lisa Reed
Professor of French and Linguistics
Lisa Reed


Dr. Reed received her Ph.D. in theoretical linguistics from the Université d’Ottawa (Canada). Her research and teaching focuses primarily on syntax and semantics. She has published numerous articles in a variety of linguistics journals, including Lingua, Linguistic Analysis, Linguistic InquiryThe Linguistic ReviewNatural Language & Linguistic Theory, Probus, and Studia Linguistica. Her most recent book Strengthening the PRO Hypothesis appeared in 2014 with de Gruyter (Berlin).

Current and Recent Courses:

  • FR 316/502 French Linguistics
  • FR 417 French Phonology
  • FR 418 French Syntax