Dr. Simin Karimi

Associate Professor and Acting Head,

Departments of Linguistics

Faculty, Second Language Acquisition and Teaching

Faculty, Cognitive Science Program

Faculty, Center for Middle Eastern Studies

            Research Areas:

            Syntactic Theory, Morphosyntax, Syntax-

            Semantic Interface, Syntax of Iranian Languages


Major interests:

            Minimalist Program, word order and

            scrambling, complex predicates, raising and

            control, sluicing, syntax and semantics of modal


Contact information:

Department of Linguistics                     

The University of Arizona       

Communication 106                                       

Tucson, AZ  85721

(520)   621-5399 (Office)                     

(520)   621-6897 (Department)                     

(520)   626-9014 (fax)