marijkedebelder

Marijke De Belder

Employment

Currently:

Researcher in theoretical and experimental linguistics at the Department of Dutch, Oldenburg University, Germany

 

Earlier:

  • 2017 - 2018: Visiting Assistant Professor of English Linguistics, University of Cyprus
  • 2012 - 2015: Postdoc Researcher (personal project, FWO-grant), KU Leuven Campus Brussels
  • 2011 - 2012: Postdoc Lecturer at the Department of Dutch, Utrecht University
  • 2008 - 2011: PhD-student at Utrecht University
  • 2005 - 2010: Assistent of Dutch Linguistics, KU Brussel and Univ Saint-Louis, Brussels

 

 

Contact

marijkedebelder(at)yahoo.com

 

Research interests

  • syntax - lexicon interface
  • Distributed Morphology
  • the Morphosyntax and morphophonology of Dutch
  • nominal inflection
  • vocabulary insertion
  • compounding
  • derivation
  • allomorphy
  • the syntax of roots
  • predicative possession

Publication list

 

Articles in internationally reviewed journals and volumes

 

  1. De Belder, M. (accepted) Root allomorphy depends on head movement: support from Breton pluralisation. Snippets.
  2. De Belder, M. (2017). The root and nothing but the root: primary compounds in Dutch. Syntax. A Journal of Theoretical, Experimental and Interdisciplinary Research.
  3. De Belder, M., Van Koppen, M. (2016). One module, different levels of merge: AN(N) compounds in Dutch. Studia Linguistica 70:1, pp. 1-33.
  4. De Belder, M., Van Craenenbroeck, J. (2015). How to merge a root. Linguistic Inquiry, 46:4, pp. 625-655.
  5. De Belder, M. (2014). Against conflation. Theoretical Linguistics, 40:3/4, pp. 331-342.
  6. De Belder, M., Van Craenenbroeck, J. (2014). On vocabulary insertion. Linguistic Analysis, 39 (1), 173-210.
  7. De Belder, M. (2014). Review of Hagit Borer, Structuring sense, vol. III: Taking Form. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. Pp. xxvi + 671. Journal of Linguistics 50 (3), 718-725.
  8. De Belder, M., Faust, N., Lampitelli, N. (2014). On a low and a high diminutive. In: Alexiadou A., H. Borer & F. Schäfer (eds.) The syntax of roots and the roots of syntax: oxford studies in theoretical linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press. pp.149-163.
  9. De Belder, M. (2013). Collective mass affixes: when derivation restricts functional structure. Lingua: International Review of General Linguistics, 126, 32-50.
  10. De Belder, M., Van Koppen, M. (2012). Weinig voorspellends of verklarends. Een antwoord op de constructie-afhankelijke morfologie van Booij. (A reply to Booij’s Construction Morphology) Nederlandse Taalkunde, 17 (2), 310-318.
  11. De Belder, M. (2011). A morphosyntactic decomposition of countability in Germanic. The Journal of Comparative Germanic Linguistics, 14 (3), 173-202.
  12. De Belder, M. (2007). Silence and the Construct State in Dutch Date Expressions. Linguistics in the Netherlands 2007.

 

Articles in conference proceedings and festschrifts

 

  1. De Belder, M., G. Vanden Wyngaerd (2018) Zingenteere vergelijkenderwijs. A Coat of Many Colours, Festschrift for Dany Jaspers. https://dj60.be
  2. De Belder, M. (2008) Size matters: Towards a syntactic decomposition of countability. In Abner, N. (Ed.), Bishop, J. (Ed.), Proceedings of the 27th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics. West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics (WCCFL). Los Angeles, UCLA, 16-18 May, 2008 (pp. 116-122). MA: Somerville: Cascadilla Proceedings Project.
  3. De Belder, M. (2008). On the distribution of pre-determiner universal quantifiers in Germanic. NELS 39 Proceedings: Vol. 39. North East Linguistics Society. Ithaca (Cornell University), 7-9 November 2008.
  4. De Belder, M. (2006). The Elsewhere Principle in Old Dutch translations of Latin texts. Proceedings of the BIDE06 Student Conference ASJU-International Journal of Basque Linguistics and Philosophy 2007. Bide06. Bilbao, 15-17 June 2006 (pp. 125-136).

 

Thesis

 

  1. De Belder, M. (2011). Roots and affixes: eliminating lexical categories from syntax. Utrecht: LOT Publications, 309 pp.

 

 

Invited talks

 

  1. De Belder, M. (2015) Noun class markers in Dutch compounds. Workshop on gender and noun classification. Ottawa University. Ottawa, September 18 – 20, 2015.
  2. De Belder, M. (2015) The epenthetic consonant in Dutch diminutives and Spell-Out. Roots IV workshop. New York University. New York, June 29 – July 2, 2015.
  3. De Belder, M. (2015). Epenthetic consonants and Spell-Out. Conference in honor of Jean Lowenstamm. Paris 7. Paris, January 15-17, 2015.
  4. De Belder, M. (2014). On vowel lengthening in Dutch diminutives. Syntax Interface Meetings. Utrecht University. Utrecht, October 20, 2014.
  5. De Belder, M. (2014). Feature-triggered weak suppletion in plurals. Allomorphy: its logic and limitations, workshop organized at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Jerusalem, July 6, 2014.
  6. De Belder, M. (2012). Eliminating lexical categories from syntax. Lecture series. Rijksuniversiteit Groningen. Groningen, March 27-28, 2012.
  7. De Belder, M. (2011). Eliminating lexical categories from syntax. Meertens Instituut. Amsterdam, December 13, 2011.
  8. De Belder, M. (2011). Eliminating lexical categories from syntax. Paris VII. Paris, Doctor Faust’s Workshop on Morphology and its interfaces. November 26, 2011.
  9. De Belder, M. (2008). On the syntax of units. Midweek Utrecht Syntax Talk (MUST). Utrecht, October 30, 2008.

 

Meeting abstracts, presented at international scientific conferences

 

WCCFL: 2008, 2010, 2014(2x)

NELS: 2008, 2009, 2018

CGSW: 2008, 2013(2x), 2014, 2015, 2018

GLOW: 2008

 

  1. De Belder, M. (2018) On the (non-)incorporation of PHave. North East Linguistic Society (NELS). Ithaca, NY, Cornell University, 5-7 October, 2018.
  2. De Belder, M. (2018) Variation in the structure of PHave in Germanic predicative possession. The 33rd Comparative Germanic Syntax Workshop (CGSW) Göttingen, 27-28 September, 2018.
  3. De Belder, M. (2015) The epenthetic consonant in West-Germanic diminutives is syntactic. The 30th Comparative Germanic Syntax Workshop (CGSW). Chicago, 22-23 May, 2015.
  4. De Belder, M., Van Koppen, M. (2014). What may cause idiolectal variation? The case of ANN-compounds in Dutch. West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics (WCCFL). Los Angeles, USC, 7-9 March, 2014.
  5. De Belder, M. (2014). The trigger of irregular diminutives in Dutch and Yiddish. The 29th Comparative Germanic Syntax Workshop (CGSW). York, 26-27 September 2014.
  6. De Belder, M. (2014). The root and nothing but the root: primary compounds in Dutch. West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics (WCCFL). Los Angeles, USC, 7-9 March, 2014.
  7. De Belder, M. (2014). The root and nothing but the root: primary compounds in Dutch. Labels and Roots, workshop connected to the Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft (DGFS). Marburg, 3-5 March 2014.
  8. Van Craenenbroeck, J., De Belder, M. (2014). On functional vocabulary items in root positions. Labels and Roots, workshop connected to the Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft (DGFS). Marburg, 5-7 March 2014.
  9. De Belder, M. (2014). A bare root position in Dutch compounds: an empirical challenge for nanosyntax. 47th Annual Meeting of the Societas Linguistica Europaea (SLE), 11-14 September, 2014.
  10. De Belder, M., Josefsson, G. (2013). The Germanic complex compound’s marker. The 28th Comparative Germanic Syntax Workshop (CGSW). Leipzig, 3-5 October 2013.
  11. De Belder, M., Van Koppen, M. (2013). Looking into ANN-compounds: idiolectal variation. Comparative Germanic Syntax Workshop (CGSW). Leipzig, 3-5 October 2013.
  12. De Belder, M., Van Koppen, M. (2012). One module, different levels of merge: AN(N) compounds in Dutch. Brussels Conference on Generative Linguistics (BCGL).
  13. Van Craenenbroeck, J., De Belder, M. (2011). How to merge a root. Workshop on roots and categories. Utrecht, 1 September 2011.
  14. De Belder, M. (2010). Flavors of n. The 28th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics (WCCFL). Los Angeles (USC), 19-21 February 2010.
  15. De Belder, M. (2009). On the syntax of titles. ConSOLE. Nova Gorica, 16-18 January 2009.
  16. De Belder, M. (2009). On the features, heads and morphemes of Dutch nominal inflection. Atoms and Laws of the Noun Phrase. Utrecht, 2-3 July 2009.
  17. De Belder, M., Faust, N., Lampitelli, N. (2009). On a derivational and an inflectional diminutive. North East Linguistic Society (NELS). Cambridge (MIT), 13-15 November 2009.
  18. De Belder, M. (2009). On a derivational and an inflectional diminutive. Roots. Stuttgart, 10-12 June 2009.
  19. De Belder, M. (2008). The morphosyntax of kinds and units in Germanic. Comparative Germanic Syntax Workshop (CGSW). Edinburgh, 12-13 June 2008.
  20. De Belder, M. (2008). Sizing up countability. ConSOLE. Paris, 10-12 January 2008.
  21. De Belder, M. (2008). On the distribution of pre-determiner universal quantifiers in Germanic. North East Linguistic Society (NELS). Ithaca, NY, Cornell University, 7-9 November, 2008.
  22. De Belder, M. (2008). Countability in various languages. ICLC. Louvain, 7-9 July 2008.
  23. De Belder, M. (2007). Date expressions and the typology of nominal quantification. SCOFL Proceedings. SCOFL. Poznan (Poland), 21 April 2007.

 

Meeting abstracts, presented at national scientific conferences

 

  1. De Belder, M. (2014). The root and nothing but the root: root primary compounds in Dutch. Taalkunde in Nederland-dag (TIN-dag). Utrecht, 1 February 2014.
  2. De Belder, M. (2013). Linking phonemes are class markers. Taalkunde in Nederland-dag (TIN-dag).
  3. De Belder, M., Van Koppen, M. (2013). High fashion in the low countries: AN(N) compounds in Dutch. Taalkunde in Nederland-dag (TIN-dag).
  4. De Belder, M. (2012). On Breton Pluralization. Taaldag Belgische Kring voor Linguïstiek (BKL-CBL), 19 May 2012.
  5. De Belder, M. (2008). On the morphosyntax of countability. Taalkunde in Nederland-dag (TIN-dag). Utrecht, 2 February 2008.
  6. De Belder, M. (2008). Het verkleinwoord onder het vergrootglas. Taaldag Belgische Kring voor Linguïstiek (BKL- CBL). Brussels, 26 April 2008.
  7. De Belder, M. (2007). Silence and Classifiers in Dutch DPs. Taalkunde in Nederland-dag (TIN-dag). Utrecht, 3 February 2007.
  8. De Belder, M. (2007). Dates and some fractures for good measure. Taaldag Belgische Kring voor Linguïstiek (BKL-CBL). Gent, 5 May 2007.
  9. De Belder, M. (2006). Wesan 'to be' + past participle in Old Dutch. LIBILEM Student Conference. Grenoble, 4-7 July 2006.
  10. De Belder, M. (2006). De Oudnederlandse vertaling van Latijnse perfecta. Taalkunde in Nederland-dag (TIN- dag). Utrecht, 4 February 2006.
  11. De Belder, M. (2006). The prenominal possessive in Dutch. Syntax AiO Meeting. Tilburg, 23 November 2006.
  12. De Belder, M. (2006). The distribution of the Old Dutch preterit and present perfect. Taaldag Belgische Kring voor Linguïstiek (BKL-CBL). Leuven, 20 May 2006.
  13. De Belder, M. (2005). Het futurum passief in de Wachtendonckse Psalmen. Oudgermanistendag. Leiden, 23 April 2005.

 

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