Working as: PhD Student in Baltic Languages
Room: E588
Telephone: 08-16 3337
Email: yoko.yamazaki@balt.su.se
Address: Campus Frescati, Södra huset, hus E, plan 9.
Languages: Japanese, English, German, Lithuanian
 
Brief Biography
2001 – 2005: Bachelor’s Degree in Linguistics at Faculty of Letters, Kyoto University
2005 –2007: Master’s Degree in Linguistics at Faculty of Letters, Kyoto University,
2007 – 2012 Doctoral student at Linguistics Department, Faculty of Letters, Kyoto
          University
2007, 2008, 2009: Leiden Summer School in Languages and Linguistics
2008 –2010: JSPS Research Fellow, DC2.
2010 –2011: Visiting Fellow at the Linguistics Department, Harvard
University, sponsored by Fulbright award (Fulbright Japan Doctoral Dissertation
Research Program).
2012–present: PhD. student in Baltic linguistics, University of Stockholm.
 
Publication:
"The Saussure Effect in Lithuanian" appeared in The Journal of Indo-European Studies, Vol. 37 No. 3 & 4, 2009, 430–461.
 
Teaching:
"Tutorial on Historical Linguistics" a class meeting on 26/04/2012 −Departmental Seminar at Division of Behavioral Studies, Kyoto University.
 
Research Interests:
  • Indo -European comparative linguistics
  • Historical linguistics
  • Lithuanian historical phonology and morphology from an Indo-European perspective
  • Balto-Slavic Accentology