Prof. dr. M.A.F. (Marian) Klamer

Position:
  • Professor
Expertise:
  • Austronesian & Papuan linguistics
  • Typology


Telephone number: +31 (0)71 527 2783
E-Mail: m.a.f.klamer@hum.leidenuniv.nl
Faculty / Department: Faculteit der Geesteswetenschappen, Leiden Univ Centre for Linguistics, LUCL Taalwetenschap
Office Address: Witte Singel-complex
P.N. van Eyckhof 3
2311 BV Leiden
Room number 2.06b
Telephone number: +31 (0)71 527 2783
E-Mail: m.a.f.klamer@umail.leidenuniv.nl
Faculty / Department: Faculteit der Geesteswetenschappen, Leiden Institute for Area Studies, SAS Indonesie
Office Address: Witte Singel-complex
P.N. van Eyckhof 3
2311 BV Leiden
Room number 2.06B


Fields of interest

  • Papuan and Austronesian languages, including Malay varieties, as spoken in Eastern Indonesia 
  • Language contact and change, typology

Current Research Projects

NWO-VICI project Reconstructing the past through languages of the present: The Lesser Sunda Islands, see www.vici.marianklamer.org.

Recent Books

Recent Articles

See Tab 'Published work'. For more information on her research and publications, please take a look at Marian Klamer's website.

Research Projects

  • 2013-2014: Coordinator of the CLARIN-NL project Language Archive of Insular South East Asia and West New Guinea (LAISEANG).
  • 2009-2012: PI of the research project Alor-Pantar languages: Origins and theoretical impact, EuroBABEL (EuroCORES) grant, European Science Foundation. Leiden U & U of Surrey, UK & U of Fairbanks, US.
  • 2002-2007: PI of the research project Linguistic Variation in Eastern Indonesia: The Alor and Pantar Project, Innovative Research Grant (VIDI), NWO.
  • 1996-2000: Grammaticalisation in Eastern Indonesia, Fellowship from the Royal Netherlands Academy of Science (KNAW).
  • 1990-1994: Kambera, a language of Eastern Indonesia, NWO-WOTRO Onderzoeker in Opleiding personal grant.

Personal website

www.marianklamer.org

PhD students

Nelleke Goudswaard (PhD 2005), Frantisek Kratochvíl (PhD 2007), Angela Kluge, Sophie Villerius, Nanda Ernanda, Arum Periwitasari.

Education

  • 1994: PhD (Cum Laude) Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam (NWO / WOTRO grant). Dissertation nominated for the 1995 AVT-Dissertation Prize.
  • 1990 MA General Linguistics (Cum Laude), Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam.

For more information on her research and publications, please take a look at Marian Klamer's website.

Last Modified: 11-12-2015