General research interests:
Syntactic theory (Minimalism) and the syntactic interfaces (morphology, semantics, pragmatics); syntactic change
theoretical work: V-movement in Early Modern Romanian, Evidentiality, Raising and Control, agreement and Case, silent categories, noun incorporation, tense, aspect, modality, left peripheries.
language interests: Romanian (synchrony and diachrony), English, Northern Iroquoian languages (i.e. Onondaga)
theoretical work : Checking theory and chains, focus and wh-constructions, object shift, verb second.
language interests: English (synchrony and diachrony), Nguni (Ndebele), Icelandic and Mainland Scandinavian, the Balkan Sprachbund, Romance, Dakota (Siouan)