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Masako Maeda Last modified date:2022.11.02

Associate Professor / English Language and Literature
Department of Language and Literature
Faculty of Humanities

Graduate School
Undergraduate School

Academic Degree
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
Field of Specialization
English Linguistics
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
Research Interests
  • Meaning Change in Elliptical Constructions in Japanese and English
    keyword : ellipsis phenomena, meaning change, scope
  • A'-movement and ellipsis
    keyword : A'移動、削除文、カートグラフィー
  • wh-movement in focus constructions
    keyword : 焦点化構文、A’移動
Academic Activities
1. Masako Maeda, Derivational feature-based relativized minimality, Kyushu University Press, 総ページ数:v, 152 p., 2014.11.
  • The Excellence Award 2007 by Graduate School of Humanities, Kyushu University (M.A. Thesis)
  • The English Linguistics Research Promotion Award 2010
  • The ELSJ Junior Researcher Award 2011
  • The Best Presentation Award of the 143rd Meeting of Linguistic Society of Japan
  • The Grand Award 2013 by Graduate School of Humanities, Kyushu University (Ph.D. dissertation)
  • The English Linguistic Society of Japan (ELSJ) Award 2015 (Book)
  • The EL Research Paper Award 2021