I’m a fifth year PhD student at the Department of Linguistics at Stony Brook University. I work mainly on morphophonology using a mix of computational and theoretical linguistics. My main language specialization is Armenian phonology and its interfaces with other language modules. As a computational linguist, I focus on finite-state treatments for phonology and morphology.
I consider myself a descriptive grammarian who wants to understand his data, and a computational linguist who loves puzzle solving. I mostly work on Armenian but I love venturing onto areally and typologically related languages in the Middle East and Near East. I never say no to a quirky pattern when I see one.
You can contact me at: hossep.dolatian[_at_]stonybrook.edu
Although affiliated with Stony Brook in NY, I am currently settled in Berkeley, CA.