Matti Miestamo#


Michael Huth
Photo: Linda Tammisto
Email:matti.miestamo 'at' helsinki.fi
Membership Number:5146
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:FINLAND
Section:LINGUISTIC STUDIES
Username:mmiestamo
Elected:2019
ORCID:0000-0001-9801-9030
Homepage: https://www.mv.helsinki.fi/home/matmies




Present and Previous Positions
  • 2014,01 - present Professor in General Linguistics, University of Helsinki.
  • 2011,09 - 2018,12 Professor in General Linguistics, Stockholm University (leave of absence 2014 - 2018)
  • 2006,08 - 2011,08 Research fellow, Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, University of Helsinki
  • 2005,11 - 2006,04 Visiting postdoctoral researcher, University of Antwerp, Department of Linguistcs, Centre for Grammar, Cognition and Typology
  • 2003,01 - 2006,07 Postdoctoral researcher, Department of General Linguistics, University of Helsinki (Academy of Finland project The grammatical complexity of natural languages)

Fields of Scholarship
  • General linguistics
  • Language typology
  • Language documentation and description

Honours and Awards
  • 2019 Academia Europaea, elected member
  • 2019 Finnish Academy of Sciences and Letters, elected member
  • 2017 Societas Scientiarum Fennica, elected member
  • 2005 Joseph Greenberg Award, Association for Linguistic Typology
  • 2004 Burgen Scholar Award, Academia Europaea

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