Jelena Stojković


Jelena Stojković
Institut für Linguistik (IGRA)
Universität Leipzig
Beethovenstr. 15
D-04107 Leipzig

+49 341 97 37645
+49 341 97 37609


  • since February 2020:
    Associated doctoral student in the Research Training Programme Interaction of grammatical building blocks
  • 2016-2020:
    Doctoral student in the Research Training Program Interaction of grammatical building blocks
  • 2014–2015:
    MA in Philology (Serbian language module), University of Niš, Serbia
    MA-thesis: Syllable Language Games: Creating a New Language or Releasing the Old One?
  • 2010–2014:  
    BA in Serbian language and literature, University of Niš, Serbia

    Research interests

    • Phonology (syllables (structure and typology), epenthesis, prosodic effects in morphology, prosodic weight, constraint interaction, constraint hierarchy, loanwords phonology)
    • (Morpho)Syntax (syntax of nouns, case agreement, interfaces with phonology)
    • Semantics (gradability of nouns, interfaces with syntax and phonology)
    • Sociolinguistics (slang, jargon, language games, hypercorrection)



    • Stojković, J. 2016. On Nominal Gradability in colloquial Serbo-Croatian. In Proceedings of the 5th Central European Conference in Linguistics for Postgraduate Students, 151–162. Olomouc: Palacký University. [PDF volume]
    • Stojković, J. 2016. Makedonsko -tel i srpsko -telj (Macedonian -tel and Serbian -telj ). In Proceedings of the 8th Scientific Conference of Young Macedonists, 309–321. Skopje: University ‘St Cyril and Methodius.
    • Stojković, J. 2015. Sufiks –ov/-ev u nazivima tečnih derivata voća (The suffix –ov/-ev in the names of liquid derivatives of fruit). Radovi 21. 203–216.
    • Stojković, J. 2014. Problem granice sloga i rastavljanja reči na kraju reda u srpskom jeziku (The problem of syllable border and hyphenation in Serbian). In: Proceedings of the 7th Scientific Conference Students Encountering Science. University of Banja Luka, Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina, pp. 278–289.


    • Stojković, J. 2017. Quantifiers, DPs and Left-Branch extraction – An argument for exfoliation. [PDF draft]
    • Stojković, J. 2017. There is only one phonology: Syllabic sonorants, loanwords and ‘wobbly /a/’ in Serbo-Croatian. [PDF draft]
    • Driemel, I. & J. Stojković. 2017. How to agree with a QNP.
    last modified: 12.02.2020