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Heidi Harley

About Heidi Harley

In the fall of 1999, I began working as an Assistant Professor at the University of Arizona in the Department of Linguistics, and I've been here ever since. Besides the Linguistics Department, I'm also part of the Cognitive Science program and the Second Language Acquisition and Teaching program.I work on syntax, morphology and lexical semantics, with a special interest in argument structure cross-linguistically. Together with Maria and Santos Leyva,  I am investigating the grammar of the Hiaki (Yaqui) language, a Uto-Aztecan language spoken in Mexico and Arizona. I have supervised over 20 doctoral students, and am hugely proud of every one. See my web page for a fuller description of my research and teaching, for a relatively complete catalog of my publications (most downloadable) and for a complete list of supervisees. 

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Research Interests

Syntax, morphology, lexical semantics, formal semantics

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Contact Information

Heidi Harley
Professor
Telephone: (520) 626-3554
Office: Communications 114B

Degree(s)

MIT, 1995

Courses Taught

LING/ENGL 322 STRUCTURE & MEANING OF WORDS

LING 403/503 FOUNDATIONS OF SYNTACTIC THRY

LING/SLAT 504 ADVANCED SYNTACTIC THRY

LING 506 MAJOR WORKS IN SYNTACTIC THEORY

LING 522 LEXICAL SEMANTICS

LING 535 MORPHOLOGY

LING 588 LINGUISTICS ELICITATION & DOCUMENTATION

LING/PHIL 596D TPCS IN LINGUISTICS & PHILOSOPHY

LING 696A TPCS IN SYNTAX & SEMANTICS