I am a linguist. I work at the Utrecht Institute of Linguistics UiL-OTS as professor of Syntax and Language Variation and PI of the ERC CoG project Microcontact.

I am an external member of the Centre de Lingüística Teòrica of the Autònoma University of Barcelona.


I am editor in chief of the Brill Series Grammars and Sketches of the Romance Languages and series editor of the Language Science Press OA series Open Generative Syntax

I'm the co-founder of StreamGram. Open Forum for Grammatical Theory, a streaming platform to make theoretical linguistics more accessible to the world.

My research interests are syntax and the syntax-PF interface, agreement, impersonal pronouns, Italo-Romance varieties, contact, heritage and migrant languages.