Students / Recent Placement

Cameron Domenico Kirk-Giannini (Philosophy 2019)
Commitment, Communication, and Content: Toward a Theory of Assertion
Assistant Professor, Rutgers-Newark

Peter van Elswyck (Philosophy 2018)
Unqualified Declaratives
Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin-Milwakee

Simon Goldstein (Philosophy, 2017)
Informative Dynamic Semantics
Assistant Professor, Lingnan University

Mingming Liu (Linguistics, 2016)
Varieties of Alternatives
Assistant Professor, Hunan University

Una Stojnić (Philosophy, 2016)
Context-sensitivity in a Coherent Discourse
Bersoff Fellow, NYU 2016-2017
Assistant Professor, Princeton University

Matthew Barros (Linguistics, 2014)
Sluicing and Identity in Ellipsis
Postdoctoral Associate, Yale

Ricardo Mena (Philosophy, 2014)
Semantic Quietism
Assistant Professor, UNAM

Joshua Armstrong (Philosophy, 2013)
Language Change in Context
Assistant Professor, UCLA

Carlotta Pavese (Philosophy, 2013)
The Unity and Scope of Knowledge
Assistant Professor, Cornell University

Luvell Anderson (Philosophy, 2011)
Communicating Offense: The Sordid Life of Language Use
Assistant Professor, Syracuse

Gabriel Greenberg (Philosophy, 2011)
The Semiotic Spectrum
Assistant Professor, UCLA

Michael Johnson (Philosophy, 2011)
Harlequin Semantics
Visiting Assistant Professor, Hong Kong University

Karen Lewis (Philosophy, 2011)
Understanding Dynamic Discourse
Assistant Professor, Barnard-Columbia

Daniel Altshuler (Linguistics, 2010)
Temporal Interpretation in Narrative Discourse and Event Internal Reference
Assistant Professor, Hampshire College

Sarah Murray (Linguistics, 2010)
Evidentiality and the Structure of Speech Acts
Associate Professor, Cornell

William Starr (Philosophy, 2010)
Conditionals, Meaning and Mood
Associate Professor, Cornell

David DeVault (Computer Science, 2008)
Contribution Tracking:
Participating in Task-Oriented Dialogue under Uncertainty

Research Assistant Professor
Institute for Creative Technologies, USC

Jessica Rett (Linguistics, 2008)
Degree Modification in Natural Language
Associate Professor, UCLA

Sam Cumming (Philosophy, 2007)
Proper Nouns
Associate Professor, UCLA

Kevan Edwards (Philosophy, 2006)
Referentialism Without Compromise
Associate Professor, Syracuse University

Angel Pinillos (Philosophy, 2006)
On Referring to the Same Thing
Associate Professor, Arizona State

Adam Sennet (Philosophy, 2006)
Arguments, Adjuncts, Slopes and Binding
Professor, UC Davis

Adrian Brasoveanu (Linguistics, 2006)
Structured Nominal and Modal Reference
Professor, UC Santa Cruz

Cameron Domenico Kirk-Giannini (Philosophy 2019) Commitment, Communication, and Content: Toward a Theory of Assertion Assistant Professor, Rutgers-Newark Peter van Elswyck (Philosophy 2018) Unqualified Declaratives Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin-Milwakee Simon Goldstein (Philosophy, 2017) Informative Dynamic Semantics Assistant Professor, Lingnan University