Gili Diamant

Gili  Diamant

Gili Diamant is completing her PhD in linguistics under the joint supervision of Dr. Lea Sawicki of the Linguistics department at the Hebrew University and Dr. Jeffrey L. Kallen of Trinity College Dublin. Her work focuses on the description of Irish English grammar in the context of traditional Irish society and folklore. Her main interests lie in the study of varieties of English as well as the Celtic languages, and she is also interested in syntax, historical linguistics, text linguistics, and in various aspects of the representation of spoken language in writing. Gili has spent the academic year 2014-2015 as an Erasmus Mundus visiting scholar in University College Dublin, Ireland.