Emily A. Hanink
emhanink [at] iu.edu
CV Research Teaching
Welcome! I'm an Assistant Professor in the Department of
Linguistics at Indiana
University. I received my Ph.D. from The University of
My research focuses on theoretical syntax and its interfaces with semantics and
My work concerns topics including relativization, clausal embedding, DP structure, degree constructions, and concord/agreement.
Much of my research draws from my fieldwork on Wá·šiw (Washo), an Indigenous language spoken around Lake Tahoe (dáʔaw).
I have also worked on German (and its dialects), Basaá, and Fijian.
News and upcoming
Talk at research network Definiteness across Domains meeting (Wuppertal, Germany)
Relative clauses without relative pronouns
Colloquium at the University of Rochester
Derived entities: parallels between nominalization and relativization
I joined the Editorial Board of The Journal of Comparative Germanic Linguistics!
I started a new job as a TT Assistant Professor at Indiana University!