Katie Martin

MA Student


Faculty of Arts

Research Themes:  Language, Sustainability and Transnationalism

Katie is broadly interested in the syntax-semantics interface, and she is currently working on focus in Gitksan (Tsimshianic) and discourse markers in Korean (isolate/Koreanic).

She has also worked on binding and negative bias. She is a member of the Tense and Aspect in the Pacific lab and the Syntax of Speech Acts project, as well as the Gitksan lab.

Originally from Toronto, she has a B.A. in linguistics from Yale. 

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We acknowledge that UBC’s campuses are situated within the traditional territories of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh, and in the traditional, ancestral, unceded territory of the Syilx Okanagan Nation and their peoples.

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