Office

1-S-18 Green Hall

Email

flionnet@princeton.edu

Florian Lionnet

Assistant Professor of Linguistics in the Humanities Council

Florian Lionnet
Office

1-S-18 Green Hall

Email

flionnet@princeton.edu

Florian Lionnet (Ph.D., UC Berkeley, 2016) joined Princeton as an Assistant Professor of Linguistics in the Spring of 2017. His research focuses on sound systems (phonetics/phonology), typology, areal and historical linguistics, as well language documentation and description, with a specific focus on African languages. He is currently involved in research on understudied and endangered languages in southern Chad, which involves yearly field trips.

He has published on a range of topics, including the phonetics/phonology interface, cumulative effects in phonology, tonal morpho-syntax, and the typology and grammaticalization of verbal demonstratives.  Read more about Dr. Lionnet’s work.