Vladimir Kulikov

Visiting Assistant Professor, Linguistics Department, University of Iowa

E-mail: vladimir-kulikov@uiowa.edu

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Education

  • PhD (Linguistics) University of Iowa, USA

  • Kandidat of Sciences (Germanic philology) Moscow State Pedagogical University, Russia

  • MA (TESOL) Tambov State Pedagogical Institute, Russia










Areas of specialization

Phonology, phonetics, second language acquisition of phonology and phonetics, psycholinguistics, historical linguistics

Current research projects

Papers in preparation

“Voice assimilation and final devoicing in Russian” (with B. McMurray)

Contextual effects on voicing in Russian consonant clusters”

Voicing contrast in consonant clusters: Evidence against ‘sonorant transparency to voice assimilation’ in Russian” (submitted to Phonology) (pdf)

Recent publications

Ringen, C. and V. Kulikov (2012). Voicing in Russian stops: Cross-linguistic implications. Journal of Slavic Linguistics 20(2), 269-286. (pdf)

Kulikov, V. (in press). Voicing and vowel raising in Sundanese. In Proceedings of the 17th annual meeting of the Austronesian Formal Linguistics Association, Stony Brook, NY. (pdf)

Kulikov, V. (2011). Features, cues, and syllable structure in the acquisition of Russian palatalization by L2 American learners. In Magdalena Wrembel, Malgorzata Kul and Katarzyna Dziubalska-Kolaczyk (eds.) Achievements and perspectives in SLA of speech: New Sounds 2010, Volume 1. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang Verlag, 193-204. (pdf)

Kulikov, V. (2008). Cognitive matrix in dialect studies. In N.N. Boldyrev (ed.) Principles and Methods of Cognitive Studies of Language. Tambov: Tambov State University. 73-86. (pdf) in Russian

Boldyrev N.N., V.G. Kulikov (2006). Dialect concepts in the conceptual system of language. Izvestiya of the RAS 65(3), 3-13. in Russian

Boldyrev N.N., V.G. Kulikov (2006). Dialect concepts and categories. Philological Studies 3, 41-50. in Russian

Conference presentations

“Voice Onset Time in Russian”, paper presented at the 16th Annual Mid-Continental Workshop on Phonology (MCWOP). Chicago, IL, October 29-31, 2010. (with C. Ringen) (pdf)

“Voicing assimilation in fast speech in Russian”, paper presented at the Fifth Annual Meeting of the Slavic Linguistic Society (SLS 2010). Chicago, IL, October 29-30, 2010. (pdf)

“Voicing and vowel raising in Sundanese,” paper presented at the 17th annual meeting of the Austronesian Formal Linguistics Association (AFLA XVII). Stony Brook, NY, May 7-9, 2010. (Slides)

“Features, cues, and syllable structure in the acquisition of Russian palatalization by L2 American learners,” Proceedings of the Sixth International Symposium on the Acquisition of Second Language Speech, New Sounds 2010. Poznań, Poland, May 1-3, 2010. (pdf)

“Features, acoustic cues, and prosodic positions in the L2 acquisition of Russian,” paper presented at the 83rd Annual Meeting of Linguistic Society of America. San-Francisco, CA, January 8-11, 2009. (Slides)

“Effects of syllable structure on acquisition of novel phonological contrasts by American learners of L2 Russian,” paper presented at the 14th Annual Mid-Continental Workshop on Phonology (MCWOP). Minneapolis, MN, October 17-19, 2008. (Abstract)

“Learning new phonological categories in second language acquisition”, paper presented at the 2nd International Congress on Cognitive Linguistics. Tambov, Russia, October 8-10, 2008.