Erin Jessee

Teaching Assistant
Erin Jessee
Office number: 113
Office address: Linguistics Program, 621 Commonwealth Ave.
Boston, MA 02215
Office hours: W 3-5; and by appointment

BA, Boston University

Erin is a first-year MA student. Her primary interests are syntax and morphosyntax, with a particular interest in object clitics in Romance.


Spring 2017

Course number Course title Section Instructor Days Time Room

CAS LX 250

Introduction to Linguistics

S1 Jessee F 9:05-9:55 CAS 320
S2 Jessee F 10:10-11 CAS 320
S4 Jessee F 12:20-1:10 SOC B61
Study of the fundamental properties that all languages share, and of how languages differ, with respect to structure (sound system, word formation, syntax), expression of meaning, acquisition, variation, and change; cultural and artistic uses of languages; comparison of oral, written, and signed languages. [Prereq: none]
  • Carries humanities divisional credit in CAS.
  • Students signing up for CAS LX 250 A1 should also sign up for one of the Friday discussion sections.