Julie Anne Legate

PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2002

Professor of Linguistics

Editor-in-Chief, Natural Language & Linguistic Theory.

Please note that I am no longer serving as Chair of Undergraduate Studies in Linguistics; please contact Florian Schwarz in this regard.
Office Hour: by appointment

610 Williams Hall
Department of Linguistics
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104

jlegate standard-preposition ling.upenn.edu


My research is in syntactic theory, and the syntax and morphology of endangered/understudied/typologically interesting languages. I have secondary research interests in language acquisition.

What I do (for non-linguists): Mapping the Boundaries of Human Language

Current/Recent Projects

Selected Publications