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Francesca Masini

Associate Professor

Department of Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures

Academic discipline: L-LIN/01 Historical and General Linguistics

Short Bio

Associate Professor of Linguistics since 2014, her research revolves around how meaning is "packaged" in linguistic structures (lexicon, morphology, syntax), combining linguistic theory, usage-based methods and typology.

She was awarded (with Nicola Grandi) the National Award for Scientific Popularization 2017 (Humanities Area) for Tutto ciò che hai sempre voluto sapere sul linguaggio e sulle lingue. She is Associate Editor of the Oxford Encyclopedia of Morphology and member of the Permanent Committee of the Mediterranean Morphology Meetings (MMM).

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+39 051 20 9 7176

Other contacts


Dipartimento di Lingue, Letterature e Culture Moderne
Via Cartoleria 5, Bologna - Go to map

Office hours

Until further notice, office hours will be held online (on TEAMS) upon request.


Office hours:

  • Mondays, h. 12.00-13.00

Students working on their thesis should send me an e-mail and ask for an appointment.

Office 92, 3rd floor, "Scala D", LILEC (via Cartoleria 5).

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