Caroline Heycock


  • Linguistics and English Language
  • School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences

Contact details



Room 2.10A, Dugald Stewart Building

3 Charles Street, Edinburgh
Post code


  • I don't have fixed office hours, students can arrange to meet with me via (live link on the left, beside the photo).

    If you want to meet with me at other times, drop by my office or contact me by email.

Undergraduate teaching

In the first semester of 2017 - 18  I will be teaching the Honours module Syntax: Theory and Practice.

In the second semester I will be

  • co-teaching Current Issues in Syntax
  • Course Organiser for LEL 1B
  • teaching the syntax block of LEL 1B


Postgraduate teaching

In the first semester of 2017-2018 I will be teaching the MSc module Introduction to Syntax.

There is a freely accessible series of videos associated with this course, created in collaboration with Jim Donaldson.

Open to PhD supervision enquiries?


Current PhD students supervised

Research summary

Syntactic theory, syntactic variation and change, Germanic, Japanese