Please feel free to email me to request conference presentation slides or to discuss my research.
Semantics, pragmatics, philosophy of language, morphology-syntax-semantics interface
Subjectivity and predicates of personal taste, aspect, evidentiality
Currently on hiatus:
Language acquisition, bilingualism, Romance, Slavic, computational linguistics, case and agreement, conjunction, configurationality
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
2011-present: Ph.D Linguistics; expected graduation 2017
Dissertation: "Subjectivity and Sources of Evidence"; proposal defended October 8, 2015
University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
2008 - B.A. Honours, Major in Mathematics, Major in Linguistics, magna cum laude
Winter 2016 Languages of the World (LING 23900)
Please see course Chalk site for more information.
Fall 2015 Elementary Logic (PHIL 20100), Prof. Kevin Davey.
Winter 2015 Evolution of Language (ANTH 47305 / CHDV 41920 / CHSS 41920 / EVOL 41920), Prof. Salikoko Mufwene.
Fall 2014 Mathematical Foundations (LING 21010 / LING 31010 / CMSC 21010 / CMSC 31010), Prof. Greg Kobele.
Fall 2013 Elementary Logic (PHIL 20100), Prof. Marko Malink.
T. Vardomskaya. ``Subjective Evidentiality." Semantics and Philosophy of Language Workshop, University of Chicago (February 6, 2015).
C. Cisneros, T. Grinsell, J. Grove, K.J. Saebo, T. Vardomskaya & A. Zhang. ``Alone.'' Linguistics Colloquium, University of Chicago (December 5, 2013).
T. Vardomskaya. ``Working with CHILDES: An Interactive Workshop on the Transcription and Analysis of Language Production Data.'' Language Acquisition Lab, Dept. of Modern Languages and Literatures, University of Ottawa (March 19, 2008).
T. Vardomskaya & R. Perez-Tattam. ``Working with CHILDES: An Interactive Workshop on the Transcription and Analysis of Language Production Data.'' Language Acquisition Lab, Dept. of Modern Languages and Literatures, University of Ottawa (March 30, 2007).
Conference Presentations and Posters:
T. Vardomskaya. “Presentation and Assertion in Subjective Predicates.” Workshop on Subjectivity and Modality. University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA. (April 22, 2015).
T. Vardomskaya. “Subjective Adjectives as a Cooperation Problem.” PHLINC 2. University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA (February 14-15, 2014; not presented because of last-minute flight cancellation).
T. Vardomskaya. ``Subjective Adjectives as a Coordination Problem.'' ConSOLE XXII. University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal (January 8-10, 2014).
T. Vardomskaya. ``A Two-Factor Model for Subjective Predicates'' (poster). INSEMP 2013. Ruhr-University-Bochum, Bochum, Germany (October 10-12, 2013).
T. Vardomskaya. ``A Two-Factor Model for Subjective Adjectives.'' CRAL 2013. University of Logrono, Logrono, Spain (July 18-20, 2013).
T. Vardomskaya. ``A Two-Factor Model for Subjective Adjectives.'' Semantics and Philosophy in Europe 6. St. Petersburg, Russia (June 10-14, 2013; Declined).
Proceedings of the 49th Annual Meeting of the Chicago Linguistics Society. Aparicio, H., G. Flinn, K. Franich, A. Pietraszko and T. Vardomskaya, eds. 2015.