[ˈpè̝tə́ɾ ˈjúɾɡə̀ʦ]University of Toronto
Department of Linguistics
100 St. George St.
Canada M5S 3G3
I am an Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto Department of Linguistics. My research interests fall within theoretical phonology. I am particularly interested in feature theory, assimilation, loanwords, tone, and Slavic languages.
The most convenient way to reach me is by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
- December 2014 ▸ I will talk about variable palatalization in Slovenian at the Palatalization Conference at the University of Tromsø.
- October 2014 ▸ My paper (coauthored with Francesc Torres-Tamarit) Lapsed derivations: Ternary stress in Harmonic Serialism was accepted for publication in Linguistic Inquiry.
- August 2014 ▸ My paper Morphology Affects Loanword Phonology appeared in the Proceedings of NELS 43.
- May 2014 ▸ I talked about arguments for and against consonant harmony as spreading at the ABC↔Conference at the University of California, Berkeley.
- March 2014 ▸ I presented Chainshifting in Šmartno and Input Positional Faithfulness at the 32nd West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics (with Tina Razboršek).
- December 2013 ▸ I presented Schrödinger's Features at the University of Tromsø.
- January 2013 ▸ My paper Two types of parasitic assimilation appeared in the current issue of Nordlyd.
- January 2013 ▸ My review of Rachel Walker's Vowel Patterns in Language appeared in the Fall 2012 issue of Phonology.
- July 2011 ▸ My dissertation Feature Spreading 2.0: A Unified Theory of Assimilation is now available on Lingbuzz.
- February 2010 ▸ My squib Disjunctive Lexical Stratification appeared in the Winter 2010 issue of Linguistic Inquiry.
- In Fall 2014, I am teaching LIN1223 Advanced Phonology III.
- In Spring 2015, I will teach LIN229 Sound Patterns in Language.