Credentials: PhD Candidate
Position title: Organizer
Matthew “Mateo” Burner is a Ph.D. Candidate in Hispanic Linguistics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He earned both his M.A. and B.A. in Spanish at the University of Central Florida, in Orlando, Florida. His main area of focus in the field of Linguistics is Syntax and Morphosyntax, particularly as it pertains to the Asturian language spoken in Asturias, Spain. The specific topic that he studies is mass neuter and its syntactic behavior in the central variation of Asturian.