School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics

Staff Profile

Dr Geoffrey Poole

Senior Lecturer in Linguistics

Background

Roles and Responsibilities

School

  • Member, Athena Swan Committee

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

  • Faculty Appeal Adjudicator

University

  • Deputy Convenor, University Student Disciplinary Panel
  • Faculty Undergraduate Representative, Taught Programmes Regulations Working Group


Qualifications

AB 1990; AM 1991; PhD 1996 (Harvard)

Teaching

Undergraduate Teaching

SEL3349: The History of Linguistic Ideas  

 

Postgraduate Teaching

SEL8500: Research Methods in Language & Linguistics

Research

Research Interests

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

Publications