Alexander Cairncross

About Me

I am a third year PhD student at the University of Cambridge. My PhD focuses on first language attrition relative to pronominal reference and (pseudo)relative clause ambiguities. I am supervised by Prof. Ianthi Tsimpli and Dr. Margreet Vogelzang.

Education

  • PhD in Theoretical and Applied Linguistics at the University of Cambridge (2019 - ongoing)
  • MPhil in Theoretical and Applied Linguistics at the University of Cambridge (2017 - 2018)
    (Distinction)
  • MA (Hons) in Linguistics and English Language at University of Edinburgh (2013 - 2017)
    (First class honors)