Dr. Oleg Belyaev

Project leader in the LexCauc project
Oleg Belyaev, Dr
Oleg Belyaev
Phone
+49 3641 9-44884
Fax
+49 3641 9-44882
Accouchierhaus, Room 103
Jenergasse 8
07743 Jena

Areas of expertise & research interests

  • Iranian and Nakh-Daghestanian languages, in particular Iron Ossetic (Iranian), Ashti and Shiri Dargwa (Nakh-Daghestanian)
  • language change (including grammaticalization theory and diachronic syntax)
  • syntax of clause combining (coordination vs. subordination, relative clauses, adverbial clauses, converbs)
  • corpus linguistics, in particular the Ossetic National Corpus, which includes morphological tagging and about 10 million tokens
  • language documentation and description

The LexCauc project I'm in charge of.

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Academic positions

2017–2020
Post Doc in Jena for the LexCauc project

Since 2015
Lecturer, Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics, Faculty of Philology, Lomonosov Moscow State University

Since 2012
Junior Researcher, Institute of Modern Linguistic Studies, Sholokhov Moscow State University for the Humanities

Since 2011
Research Fellow, Sector of Typology, Department of Typology and Areal Linguistics, Institute of Linguistics of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow


Education

2011–2014
Candidate of Science (~PhD) degree, Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics, Faculty of Philology, Lomonosov Moscow State University

2006–2011
Specialist degree (equivalent to M.A.) with honours, Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics, Faculty of Philology, Lomonosov Moscow State University


This is my full CV [pdf 184KB]

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  1. Oleg Belyaev. Aorist, resultative and perfect in Shiri Dargwa and beyond. Diana Forker, Timur Maisak (eds.). The semantics of verbal categories in Nakh-Daghestanian languages. Leiden: Brill, 2018.
  2. Oleg Belyaev, Anastasia Kozhemyakina, Natalia Serdobolskaya. In defense of COMP: Complementation in Moksha Mordvin. Miriam Butt, Tracy Holloway King (eds.). Proceedings of the LFG17 Conference. Stanford: CSLI Publications, 2017.
  3. Oleg Belyaev. Information structure conditions on the agreement controller in Dargwa. Miriam Butt, Tracy Holloway King (eds.). Proceedings of the LFG17 Conference. Stanford: CSLI Publications, 2017.
  4. Oleg Belyaev. Gender agreement of the auxiliary in Kubachi and Ashti Dargwa as a proximate-obviate system [In Russian]. Acta Linguistica Petropolitana 13 (1), 2017.
  5. Oleg Belyaev. A multilevel theory of clause combining: Ossetic and Russian revisited [In Russian]. Anton Zimmerling, Ekaterina Lyutikova (eds). Clause architecture in parametric models. Moscow: LRC Publishing House, 2016.
  6. Oleg Belyaev. Person agreement in Dargwa: An OT-LFG analysis [In Russian]. Anton Zimmerling, Ekaterina Lyutikova (eds). Clause architecture in parametric models. Moscow: LRC Publishing House, 2016.
  7. Oleg Belyaev. Ergative gender agreement in Dargwa ``backward control'' or feature sharing?. Doug Arnold, Miriam Butt, Berthold Chrysmann, Tracy Holloway King, Stefan Müller (eds.). Proceedings of the Joint 2016 Conference on Head-driven Phrase Structure Grammar and Lexical Functional Grammar. Stanford: CSLI Publications, 2016.
  8. Oleg Belyaev. The function of "thematic" vowels in Ashti Dargwa: transitivity, agreement or control? [In Russian]. Acta Linguistica Petropolitana 12 (1), 2016.
  9. Diana Forker, Oleg Belyaev. Word order and focus particles in Nakh-Daghestanian languages. M. M. Jocelyne Fernandez-Vest, Robert D. Van Valin, Jr. (eds.). Information structuring of spoken language from a cross-linguistic perspective. Berlin: De Gruyter Mouton, 2016.
  10. John J. Lowe, Oleg Belyaev. Clitic positioning in Ossetic. Miriam Butt, Tracy Holloway King (eds.). Proceedings of the LFG15 Conference. Stanford: CSLI Publications, 2015.


For a full list of publications and handouts please visit my Academia.edu page (tends to be updated more often than the website).

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