Assistant Professor, BA, MA, Ph.D. (UMass Amherst, 2014)
Room 323, Northrop Frye Hall, (416) 585-4442
Suzi Lima did her BA and MA in Linguistics at the University of São Paulo (Brazil). She received her Ph.D. in Linguistics from UMass Amherst. Before coming to Toronto, Suzi Lima did a post-doc at Harvard (Laboratory of Developmental Studies) and was an Assistant Professor in the Linguistics Department at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Suzi Lima is specialized in language documentation, formal semantics, and psycholinguistics, with an emphasis on language acquisition. Her current projects investigate the semantics of reference and quantification in Brazilian Portuguese and Brazilian indigenous languages.