Masanori Deguchi

Associate Professor of Japanese and Linguistics, Japanese Study Abroad Advisor



B.A. in English, Kansai Gaidai University

M.A. in Linguistics, Indiana University, Bloomington

Ph.D. in Linguistics (major) and Philosophy (minor) Indiana University, Bloomington

Research and teaching interests

Syntax and semantics of Japanese, phonology of Native American languages, Japanese language pedagogy

Areas of Expertise

Theoretical linguistics: syntax, semantics, syntax-phonology interface, Japanese linguistics