Professor of French and Linguistics
Fields: Syntactic Theory, Semantic Theory, Romance Linguistics
231 Burrowes Bldg.
University Park, PA 16802-6203
Allenway Bldg., Suite 117, Room G
State College, PA 16801
- 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.