Personnel Information

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IMANISHI Yusuke

Title
Associate Professor
Research Fields, Keywords
Linguistics, Syntax, Morphology, Field Linguistics (Mayan and Ryukyuan languages)
Mail Address
E-mail address

Graduating School 【 display / non-display

  • Graduating School:Kwansei Gakuin University
    Faculty:Faculty of General Policy
    Course / Major:Policy Studies

    Kind of school:University
    Date of graduation:2007.03
    Completion status:Graduated
    Country location code:JAPAN

Graduate School 【 display / non-display

  • Graduate school:Osaka University
    Graduate course:Graduate School, Division of Letters
    Major:English linguistics

    Course completed:Master's Course
    Date of completion:2009.03
    Completion status:Completed
    Country location code:JAPAN

  • Graduate school:Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Graduate course:Department of Linguistics and Philosophy
    Major:Linguistics

    Course completed:Doctor's Course
    Date of completion:2014.09
    Completion status:Completed
    Country location code:UNITED STATES

Studying abroad experiences 【 display / non-display

  • Name of institution: Emory University
    Name of job or career: Exchange student
    Study abroad period: 2004.08 - 2005.05

  • Name of institution: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Name of job or career: Ph.D. student
    Study abroad period: 2009.09 - 2014.09

Degree 【 display / non-display

  • Degree name:Bachelor in Policy Studies
    Classified degree field:Policy Studies
    Degree awarding institution:Kwansei Gakuin University
    Acquisition way:Coursework
    Date of acquisition:2007.03

  • Degree name:Master of Arts in Literature
    Classified degree field:English linguistics
    Degree awarding institution:Osaka University
    Acquisition way:Coursework
    Date of acquisition:2009.03

  • Degree name:Doctor of Philosophy in Linguistics
    Classified degree field:Linguistics
    Degree awarding institution:Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Acquisition way:Coursework
    Date of acquisition:2014.09

Campus Career 【 display / non-display

  • Job function organization:Kwansei Gakuin University School of Policy Studies Department of Policy Studies
    Career:Assistant Professor
    Duties period:2014.04 - 2018.03

  • Job function organization:Kwansei Gakuin University Sign Language Research Center
    Career:Researcher
    Duties period:2016.08 -

  • Job function organization:Kwansei Gakuin University School of Policy Studies Department of Policy Studies
    Career:Assistant Professor
    Duties period:2018.04 - 2019.03

  • Job function organization:Kwansei Gakuin University School of Policy Studies Department of Policy Studies
    Career:Associate Professor
    Duties period:2019.04 -

External Career 【 display / non-display

  • Name of affiliation:Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Department of affiliation:Department of Linguistics and Philosophy
    Career:Research Assistant/Teaching Assistant
    Periods of career:2011 - 2013

Academic Society Affiliations 【 display / non-display

  • Affiliated academic society:The Linguistic Society of Japan

    Academic country located:JAPAN

  • Affiliated academic society:The Linguistic Society of America

    Academic country located:UNITED STATES

Field of expertise (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification) 【 display / non-display

  • Field of expertise (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification):Linguistics

 

Research Career 【 display / non-display

  • Research subject: Morphosyntactic investigation of (split) ergativity in Kaqchikel and other Mayan languages

    Periods of research: 2015.04 - 2018.03
    Classification of research form:Individual
    Research program:Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research

Thesis for a degree 【 display / non-display

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: Default Ergative (博士論文)
    Date of degree awarded: 2014.09
    Name of author(s): Yusuke Imanishi

    Co-author classification: Single Work
    Field of experts (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification):Linguistics

Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: On the connection between agreement and NP-ellipsis: Evidence from Kikai (Ryukyuan)
    Publication title: 『英語学の深まり・英語学からの広がり』  (p.180 - 193)
    Date of issue: 2020.03
    Name of author(s): Yusuke Imanishi

    Type of publication: Research paper (scientific journal)
    Co-author classification: Single Work
    Field of experts (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification):Linguistics, English linguistics

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: The clause-mate condition on resumption: Evidence from Kaqchikel
    Publication title: Studia Linguistica  vol.73  (2)  (p.398 - 441)
    Date of issue: 2019.08
    Name of author(s): Yusuke Imanishi

    DOI: 10.1111/stul.12117
    Type of publication: Research paper (scientific journal)
    Co-author classification: Single Work

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: Parameterizing split ergativity in Mayan
    Publication title: Natural Language and Linguistic Theory
    Date of issue: 2019.01
    Name of author(s): Yusuke Imanishi

    DOI: 10.1007/s11049-018-09440-9
    Type of publication: Research paper (scientific journal)
    Co-author classification: Single Work

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: Showcasing the interaction of generative and emergent linguistic knowledge with case marker omission in spoken Japanese
    Publication title: Glossa
    Date of issue: 2018.06
    Name of author(s): Kevin Heffernan, Yusuke Imanishi, Masaru Honda

    DOI: 10.5334/gjgl.500
    Type of publication: Research paper (scientific journal)
    Co-author classification: Joint Work

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: Derived ergative in Ixil
    Publication title: Proceedings of the 34th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics (WCCFL)
    Date of issue: 2017
    Name of author(s): Yusuke Imanishi

    Type of publication: Research paper (international conference proceedings)
    Co-author classification: Single Work

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Books 【 display / non-display

  • Written language: Japanese
    Book Title: Ergativity: Its Puzzles and Prospects
    Date of issue: 2020.03

    Type of books: Scholarly Book
    Form of book: Single Work
    Field of experts (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification):Linguistics

  • Written language: English
    Book Title: Default Ergative
    Publisher's name: MIT Working Papers in Linguistics (MITWPL)
    Date of issue: 2014.09
    Name of author(s): Yusuke Imanishi

    Type of books: Scholarly Book
    Form of book: Single Work

Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research 【 display / non-display

  • Research item:Grant-in-Aid for Early-Career Scientists
    Research activities period:2018.04 - 2021.03

  • Research item:Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists(B)
    Research activities period:2015.04 - 2018.03

 
 
 

Social Activity Outside the University 【 display / non-display

  • Activity name:Reviewer
    Period:2016.08