Jay Jasanoff

Jay Jasanoff

Diebold Professor of Indo-European Linguistics and Philology, Department of Linguistics
Affiliate of Germanic Languages and Literatures
Jay Jasanoff

Professor Jasanoff received his B.A. and Ph.D. from Harvard University, and is the Diebold Professor of Indo-European Linguistics and Philology in the Department of Linguistics. His research interests concern Indo-European and general historical linguistics and historical linguistics of the individual Indo-European branches (Indo-Iranian, Anatolian (Hittite), Greek, Italic, Germanic, Celtic, Tocharian, Baltic, Slavic, Armenian, Albanian). Books include Hittite and the Indo-European Verb (2003) and Stative and Middle in Indo-European (1978). In 2007 he was the recipient of a Festschrift, Verba Docenti. Studies in Historical and Indo-European Linguistics. For more information, please see http://www.people.fas.harvard.edu/~jasanoff/.

2014-15 Courses:
     Linguistics 168. Introduction to Germanic Linguistics

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