Feyza Nalbant


  • 2016:
    Doctoral student in the Research Training Programme Interaction of grammatical building blocks, University of Leipzig
  • 2011-2015:
    MA in Linguistics, Boğaziçi University, Istanbul
    MA-Thesis: Turkish Change of State Verbs in the Inchoative-Causative Alternation
  • 2004-2009:
    BA in Translation Studies at the School of Applied Linguistics and Cultural Studies at Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz in Germersheim

    Research interests

    • Morphology – syntax/semantics interface
    • Argument structure alternations
    • Theories of inflectional morphology
    • Typology of arguments structure
    • Psycholinguistics


    • Balakbabalar, Feyza. 2015. Is non-Active morphology a reliable indicator of external causation? Evidence from Turkish. In A. Joseph & E. Predolac (Eds.), Proceedings of the 9th Workshop on Altaic Formal Linguistics. Cambridge, MA: MIT Working Papers in Linguistics.
    last modified: 15.08.2017