MTA Nyelvtudományi Intézet Finnugor és nyelvtörténeti osztály

Department of Finno-Ugric and Historical Lingustics, RIL HAS

  • A betűméret növelése
  • Alapértelmezett betűméret
  • A betűméret csökkentése
Home CVs Marianne Bakró-Nagy, research professor, head of department

Marianne Bakró-Nagy, research professor, head of department

E-mail Nyomtatás PDF

Research interests

  • Ob-Ugric languages
  • Proto-language reconstruction
  • Language change
  • Linguistic typology


Education and qualifications:

  • 2004 University Professor, University of Szeged
  • 2002 Doctor of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
    Thesis title: The syllable structure of Ob-Ugric
  • 1999 DrHabil, linguistics, University of Szeged
    Thesis title: Phonotactics and lexicology in proto-language reconstruction.
  • 1990 Candidate [= PhD], linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
    Thesis title: Phonotactic description of Proto-Uralic and Proto-Finno-Ugric. Consonants.
  • 1973 PhD, linguistics, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary
    Thesis title: The taboo language of bear-cult in Ob-Ugric.
  • 1971 M.A., linguistics, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary
    Thesis title: Homonimy in Vogul
  • 1971 B.A.: Hungarian and English (teacher degree), Finno-Ugristics (researcher degree)

Positions held

  • 2001– Head of Department, University of Szeged, Department for Finno-Ugristics
  • 1993– Chair, Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
  • 1993 – 2001 Assistant professor, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Finno-Ugric Department
  • 1996 – 1997 Chair, Janus Pannonius University, Pécs, Finno-Ugric Department
  • 1995 Visiting lecturer, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
  • 1982 – 1995 Assistant director, Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
  • 1971 – 1982 Research fellow, Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Fellowships and grants (selection)

  • 2001 – 2005 Hungarian Ministry of Education, grant for “Linguistic Database for Uralic Languages”
  • 1997 – 2001 “Szechenyi” fellowship, research and teaching fellowship, Hungarian Ministry of Education
  • 1997 – 1998 “Telegdi” fellowship, research grant, Centre for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Stanford, California
  • 1995 – 1997 National Research Fund, grant for research of the phonology, morphonology, and dialects of the Ob-Ugric languages
  • 1991 – 1994 National Research Fund, grant for compiling the bibliography of the Hungarian Finno-Ugristics

Awards

  • 2007 Doctor Honoris Causa — Helsinki University
  • 1995 Award of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
  • 1985 Award of the Hungarian Linguistics Association

Activities and Memberships on Scholarly Committees and Societies

  • 2007 –: member of the College for Social Sciences and Humanities, Hungarian Scientific Research Fund
  • 2004 – 2006: Hungarian Accreditation Committee
  • 2004 – 2006: Hungarian Scientific Research Fund, Jury for Linguistics, Chair
  • 2003 –: Committee for Linguistics
  • 2006 –: Finno-Ugric Studies Association of Canada, Member of the Steering Committee
  • Council of Research Units, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
  • Committee for Uralic Studies
  • International Committee for Finno-Ugric Congresses (ICFUC)
  • Hungarian Committe of International Committee for Finno-Ugric Congresses
  • Societas Uralo-Altaica
  • Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura
  • Hungarian Linguistics Society, Member of the Steering Committee

Other Services

  • Studia Uralo-Altaica, Szeged, Hungary, Co-editor
  • Nyelvtudomány [= Linguistics], Szeged, Hungary, Co-editor
  • 1986-2001: Nyelvtudományi Közlemények [= Linguistic Studies], Co-editor, Editor

Presentations (recently)

  • Evolutionary phonology and some “mystic” sound changes in Ob-Ugric and Samoyedic. LMU Munich, Institut für Finnougristik, October 28, 2008.
  • Conditional constructions in Uralic. Uralic Typology Database Project - conference. Vienna, 26-27 September, 2008.
  • Schwa or not schwa? Synchronic and diachronic speculations on an Ob-Ugric vowel . FUSAC Vancouver, June 7–8, 2008.
  • f-aspiration in Nganasan. Budapesti Uráli Műhely 6. Uráli Hangoskodó. 2008. január 11-12.
  • Egy feltételes mondatszerkezet a hantiban. (A ke, ki partikulával szerkesztett feltételes mondatok az északi hantiban) [A type of conditional structure in Khanty (Sentences with conditional particle ke, ki in Northern Khanty)]. Hungarian Linguistics Society, Budapest, March 27, 2006.
  • Conditional constructions in Uralic and in Old Hungarian. The Hungarian Language: Past and Present. Workshop. UCLA, Los Angeles, May 5-6, 2006 (abstract and handout in PDF)
  • Phonetically motivated sound changes in Ugric: excrescent and metathesis. Fefteenth Conference of the Finno-Ugric Studies Association of Canada. York University in Toronto, April 29-30, 2006
  • Grammatical borrowing and grammaticalization: Komi conditional marker kõ in Mansi. Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, Helsinki, October 20, 2006
  • Módosítás dátuma: 2010. január 10. vasárnap, 17:17