Affiliated Lecturer, Faculty of Classics
Director of Studies, Linguistics, Peterhouse College
Research Associate, Greek in Italy project
Languages of Ancient Italy
Proto-Indo-European and the Indo-European Languages
Departments and Institutes
The history and development of Proto-Indo-European and the Indo-European languages, in particular the Italic and Celtic language families. Indo-European phonology and morphology, mechanisms of sound change, and language classification. I am currently working on the historical phonology of the Sabellic languages of Ancient Italy (Oscan, Umbrian, South Picene ).