Peter Staroverov


  • 2014-2016
    Postdoc im Graduiertenkolleg Interaktion of grammatischer Bausteine, Universität Leipzig
  • 2008-2014
    PhD in Linguistik, Department of Linguistics, Rutgers University
    Dissertation: Splitting and the typology of consonant epenthesis
    Committee: Paul de Lacy (chair), Alan Prince, Akinbiyi Akinlabi, Marc van Oostendorp
  • 2002-2007
    MA in Theoretischer und Angewandter Sprachwissenschaft (summa cum laude)
    Staatl. Universität Moskau, Philolog. Fakultät, Department für Theoretische und Angewandte Sprachwissenschaft


  • Phonologie, Phonetik, Morphologie
  • Epenthesis, phonological Opacity, too-many-solutions, phonetic realization of consonant clusters
  • Fieldwork and laboratory methods in phonology
  • Semantics: Plurality, reciprocity, nominal predicates


    • Staroverov, Peter. 2016. Washo onsets and the Revised Sonority Theory. Open Linguistics 2(1), 471-499.
    • Staroverov, Peter & Darya Kavitskaya. 2016. Stratal OT and Underspecification: Evidence from Tundra Nenets. In: G. Hansson, A. Fariss-Trimble, K. McMullin, and D. Pulleyblank (eds.), Proceedings of the 2015 Annual Meeting on Phonology.
    • Staroverov, Peter. 2016. Productivity of the Buriat dorsal-zero alternation. In: C. Hammerly, and B. Prickett (eds.), Proceedings of NELS 46, Vol. 3, 207-220. Amherst: GLSA Publications.
    • Paschen, Ludger & Peter Staroverov. 2016. Floating, but ordered: An account of Sye verb root alternations. In: C. Hammerly & B. Prickett (eds.), Proceedings of NELS 46, Vol. 3, 123-132. Amherst: GLSA Publications.
    • Achimova, Asya, Peter Staroverov, Viviane Déprez & Julien Musolino. 2015. Pair-list answers in naïve speakers and professional linguists. In: P. Arkadiev, Yu. Lander, Ye. Rakhilina, and S. Tatevosov (eds.), Donum semanticum: Opera linguistica et logica in honorem Barbarae Partee a discipulis amicisque Rossicis oblata, 21-34. Moscow: LRC Publishing.
    • Staroverov, Peter. 2015. Opacity in Lardil: stratal vs. serial derivations in OT. In: A. Assmann, S. Bank, D. Georgi, T. Klein, P. Weisser, and E. Zimmermann (eds.), Topics at Infl. Linguistische Arbeitsberichte 92, 33-64. Universität Leipzig.
    • Staroverov, Peter. 2014. Splitting Theory and Consonant Epenthesis. PhD dissertation, Rutgers University.
    letzte Änderung: 15.08.2017