James E. Lavine

  • Professor of Linguistics
  • Ruth Everett Sierzega Chair in Linguistics
  • Director, Linguistics Program
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  • Bucknell University
  • Lewisburg, PA 17837
  • Tel: (570) 577-3734
  • Fax: (570) 577-1948
  • jlavine@bucknell.edu

Specialization

Syntactic Theory, Syntax/Argument-Structure Interface,
Syntax/Semantics of Event Structure, Case Theory, Predication,
Slavic Comparative Linguistics, Lithuanian Syntax

Education

Ph.D. Princeton University, 2000 Joint Degree: Program in Linguistics &
Department of Slavic Languages

M.A. Harvard University, Russian Research Center, 1992 Slavic Linguistics,
Less Commonly Taught Languages (Czech, Ukrainian, Georgian)

Research Positions

Leading Researcher, "Valency, Argument Realisation and Grammatical Relations in Baltic" 2013–2015, University of Vilnius

Visiting Fellow in Linguistics, Spring 2005, Summer 2007, Summer 2011, Summer 2012 Princeton University, Program in Linguistics

Visiting Postdoctoral Scholar, 2000-2001 Massachusetts Institute of Technology,
Department of Linguistics and Philosophy


Ad Hoc Reviewer: Journal of Linguistics, Journal of Slavic Linguistics, Baltic Linguistics,
Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics, Formal Description of Slavic Languages, Natural Language and Linguistic Theory, Lingua,
John Benjamins Linguistik Aktuell Series
AATSEEL annual meeting, Linguistics Division

Vice President (Linguistics), American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages (AATSEEL)—2010-2013

Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Slavic Linguistics