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Marc Authier

Marc Authier

Professor of French and Linguistics

Fields: Syntactic Theory, Semantic Theory, Romance Linguistics

Mailing address:
442 Burrowes Bldg.
University Park, PA 16802-6203

Office address:
343 Burrowes Bldg.

Office Phone: (814) 863-9661


  1. Ph.D., University of Southern California


Marc Authier is a theoretical linguist whose primary area of research is syntactic theory with special reference to French constructs. He also has secondary interests in Formal semantics and mathematical logic. He has published extensively on the topics of clausal structure, implicit arguments, polarity, quantification, and reference in languages of the Romance and Germanic families.