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Arild Høie Henriksen

Assistant Professor

51110 ( Universitetsveien 51, Kristiansand )
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Assistant professor of English language and didactics

PhD Research Fellow in Linguistics (University of Agder, 2016-2019)

MPhil in English (University of Oslo, 2002)

MA in Language, Mind, and Communication (Newcastle University, UK, 2001)

Practical-Pedagogical Education (University of Oslo, 1999)

BA in English and German intermediate level and one term of practical-pedagogical education (University of Oslo, 1999)

Research interests

I carry out research for a PhD within the Minimalist Programme of generative grammar. My project deals with passive constructions in English and Norwegian with a special focus on expletive passives. 

Work experience

Courses taught at UiA

  • EN-146, spring 2016 (English Word and Sentence Structure)
  • EN-912, 2015-2016 (Language and didactics, English 2 for teachers)
  • EN-910, 2015-2016 (Language and didactics, English 1 for teachers)
  • EN-145, autumn 2015 (English Usage)
  • EN-411, autumn 2015 (Linguistic Theory) (Two guest lectures)
  • EN-122, autumn 2014 (English Phonetics and Pronunciation)

Academic interests

  • Generative grammar
  • Syntax
  • Semantics
  • The interface between syntax and semantics
  • Language philosophy
  • Language acquisition and learning
  • Language didactics
  • Multilingualism

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