Nikolas Gisborne

Professor

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

Contact details

Address

Street

Room 3.09, Dugald Stewart Building

City
3 Charles Street, Edinburgh
Post code
EH8 9AD

Availability

  • Office hours: by appointment. Please email.

Background

I was educated at University College London, in the English Department and the Linguistics Department. I'm usually known as Nik Gisborne.

Undergraduate teaching

Email me to make an appointment. Given the Covid situation, meetings will be by Teams.

Current PhD students supervised

Research summary

theoretical linguistics, especially dependency theory and Word Grammar; English syntax; lexical semantics; syntactic change.