Hongchen Wu

Hongchen Wu is an Assistant Professor of Chinese in the School of Modern Languages at Georgia Tech University, She is interested in Syntax, Semantics, Second Language Acquisition and Computational Linguistics. Her primary languages of investigation are East Asian languages, primarily Mandarin Chinese. Her current projects include quantifier scope, polarity item renhe ‘any’, the processing of classifier composition, the meaning and intonation of wh-words in Mandarin, and pre-nominal Mandarin relative clauses. She received her Ph.D. in Linguistics from Stony Brook University in 2019 and her M.A. in Chinese Linguistics from Peking University in 2014.