Marian Klamer

Austronesian and Papuan Linguistics



• Jiang Wu, Tracking Malay migration history through the geneology of vernacular Malayic varieties. 2017-present.

• Yunus Sulistyono, The history of Alorese. Universiteit Leiden. 2017-present.

• Hanna Fricke. Language shift in Lamaholot. Universiteit Leiden. 2014 - present.

• George Saad. Diagnosing contact induced change in Abui-Malay bilinguals. Universiteit Leiden. 2014- present.

• Nurenzia Yannuar. BasaWalikan Malangan, a Javanese and Indonesian social  register spoken in Malang, East Java. Universiteit Leiden. 2014 -present.

Arum Perwitasari. The perception of English vowels by speakers of Javanese and Sundanese. 2013-2019

Sophie Villerius. Surinam-Javanese. Radboud Universiteit. 2013-2019.

• Freddy Bosswell. The grammar of Cheke Holo. 2016 – 2018. .

• Joseph Brooks. Morphology of the Chini predicate. Dissertation committee member, UC Santa Barbara, CA, 2014-2018

Ernanda. The phrasal alternation in Kerinci dialects. Universiteit Leiden. PhD defended 2017.

Angela Kluge. A grammar of Papuan Malay. Universiteit Leiden. PhD 2008-2014.

František Kratochvíl. A grammar of Abui. Universiteit Leiden. PhD 2002-2007.

• Nelleke Goudswaard (now Johansson-Goudswaard). A description of Ida'an (Sabah, Northern Borneo). Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. 2000-2005.


Fieldwork & (Research) MA theses

• Marton Bax. Halmahera, Indonesia. 2019.

• Renger van Dasselaar, Binumarien, Papua New Guinea. 2019.

• Alex Elias, Lio and the Central Flores languages. 2018.

• Marc Michels, Western Lamaholot. 2017.

• Joren Pronk. Speaking of kong2. A corpus-based description. Leiden U, 2017 (2nd reader)

• Elisavet Kozakou. Word adaptations in the language of Twitter. 2017.

• Jiang Wu, Plural words in Austronesian languages: Typology and history. 2017.

• Joel Townsend, Reduplication in Serudung Murut. 2017.

• Nelly Commelin, A sketch of the Demonstrative system of Amarasi. 2016.

• Jeroen Willemsen, Function and grammaticalization in Alor-Pantar asymmetrical verb serialization. 2015.

• Hanna Fricke. Topics in the grammar of Hewa. 2014. Published with Lincom.

• Zweta Manggarani. Motion Events in Lamaholot: The dialect of Lamalera, Eastern Flores. 2013.

 Francesca Moro. A sketch grammar of Dampelas, a language of central Sulawesi. 2011.

• Sara Karubaba. Ambai inflectional and derivational morphology. 2009.

• Vera Faust.  Oirata: a language of Kisar. Grammatical sketch and glossed text. 2006.

• Nelleke Goudswaard (Johansson). Phonology of Inunhan. Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, 1998.

Wilco van den Heuvel. Morphosyntax of Inunhan (The Phillipines). Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, 1997.

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