School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics

Staff Profile

Dr Geoffrey Poole

Senior Lecturer in Linguistics

Background

Roles and Responsibilities

Head of Subject, English Language and Lingiustics

Chair, Joint Undergraduate Board of Examiners

Faculty Appeal Adjudicator

Deputy Convenor, University Student Disciplinary Panel

Faculty UG Representative, Taught Programmes Regulations Working Group


Qualifications

AB 1990; AM 1991; PhD 1996 (Harvard)

Research

Research Interests

Syntactic theory, especially the syntax - information structure interface; medieval Spanish syntax; the philosophy of linguistics.

Teaching

Undergraduate Teaching

SEL2211: Contexts (with Dr Joel Wallenberg)

SEL3349: The History of Linguistic Ideas  

 

Postgraduate Teaching

SEL8026: Generative Syntax 

Publications