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Antonia Ruppel

Fellow, Junior Research Fellow

Postdoctoral Researcher

Faculty of Linguistics

BA (Hons), MPhil and PhD (Cantab)

Antonia Ruppel is a researcher on the Uncovering Sanskrit Syntax project. She did her PhD in Classics at the University of Cambridge and was subsequently the Townsend Senior Lecturer in the Greek, Latin and Sanskrit Languages at Cornell University. Her research interests include comparative philology, syntax, compounding, the history of linguistics, and language pedagogy.

The author of Absolute Constructions in Early Indo-European (2012) and The Cambridge Introduction to Sanskrit (2017; see, she teaches online Sanskrit courses that are free and open to all. Currently, she is preparing a new Intermediate Sanskrit Reader.