Hacquard, Valentine

Valentine Hacquard
Associate Professor
Department of Linguistics
Program in Neuroscience & Cognitive Science
College of Arts and Humanities
1401 Marie Mount Hall
(301) 405-4935
General Research Interests: 
  • Semantics and its interfaces with syntax and pragmatics
    • Modality and its interaction with tense and aspect
    • Attitude verbs: semantics and pragmatics, as well as their acquisition and its connection with theory of mind
    • Comparatives


2006 Massachusetts Institute of Technology Ph.D. in Linguistics, 2006

Thesis Title: Aspects of Modality Advisors: Kai von Fintel and Irene Heim

University of California, Los Angeles B.A. in Egyptology, minor in Linguistics, Summa cum Laude, 2000