Marianne Mithun#


Marianne Mithun
Email:mithun 'at' linguistics.ucsb.edu
Membership Number:4217
Membership type:FOREIGN
Main Country of Residence:UNITED STATES
Section:LINGUISTIC STUDIES
Username:mmithun
Homepage: http://www.linguistics.ucsb.edu/faculty/mithun


Present and Previous Positions
  • 1986 - present Professor of Linguistics, University of California, Santa Barbara, USA
  • 1982-1986 Visiting Professor, Department of Linguistics, University of California, Berkeley (spring semesters)
  • 1973-1985 Professor, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor Dept of Anthropology, State University of New York, Albany

Fields of Scholarship
  • Morphology
  • Syntax
  • Discourse
  • Prosody
  • Language change
  • Language contact
  • Typology
  • Documentation
  • North American indigenous languages
  • Austronesian languages

Honours and Awards
  • 2014 President, Societas Linguistica Europaea (European Linguistic Society)
  • 2012 Outstanding Faculty Award
  • 2008 Fellow, Linguistic Society of America
  • 2007 University Distinguished Teaching Award
  • 2005 Medaille du College de France, Paris
  • 2003 Doctor Honoris Causa, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
  • 2000 Doctor Philosophiae Honoris Causa, University of Oslo, Norway
  • 1998 Elected to the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters

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