• PL 24 (Unioninkatu 40)




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Personal profile

Description of research and teaching

See webpage of my ongoing ERC project "Linguistic Adaptation"


  • Language typology and universals
  • Core argument marking
  • Statistical methods in typology
  • Language complexity
  • Adaptation of language structures
  • Sociolinguistic typology
  • Language and religion

Courses taught

  • Articulatory phonetics
  • Introduction to general linguistics
  • Introduction to language typology
  • Introduction to syntax
  • History of linguistics and current fields of research
  • Linguistic meaning, usage and context
  • Phonology and morphology
  • Quantitative typology
  • Quantitative methods in linguistics
  • Research methods in linguistics
  • Sociolinguistics

Fields of Science

  • 6121 Languages

International and National Collaboration

Publications and projects within past five years.