Personal Information


Mr. Nelius R. Neckemiah

Assistant Lecturer 

Contact Address:

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Dar Es Salaam University College of Education (DUCE) P. O Box 2329 Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Mobile: +255 765554592
Emails:nneckemiah@gmail.com, nelius.neckemiah@duce.ac.tz

Education Profile

2014-to date: Doctor of Philosophy in Linguistics, University of Dar es Salaam (in progress)
2009-2012: Master in Teaching French as a Foreign Language, Université Stendhal, Grenoble 3, France
2006-2010: Master of Arts (Linguistics), University of Dar es Salaam
2002-2006: Bachelor of Arts with Education, University of Dar es Salaam

Areas of Research

  • Applied Linguistics
  • Morpho-syntax
  • Phonology and phonetics
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Second Language acquisition

Teaching Areas

  • French oral proficiency and phonetics
  • French morphology and syntax
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Second language learning
  • Syntactic theories
  • Historical and biological aspects of language


  1. Neckemiah, N. R. (2014 to date). Morphosyntactic Effects of Relativization in Runyambo, PhD Thesis (in progress), University of Dar es Salaam.
  2. Neckemiah, N. R. (2012). L'amélioration de la compétence phonologique des enseignants de
    français du secondaire en Tanzanie, Master dissertation, Université Stendhal, Grenoble 3,
    France https://dumas.ccsd.cnrs.fr/dumas-00743507/document
  3. Neckemiah, N. R. (2010). Noun Phrase Structure in Kihangaza, Master dissertation (unpublished),
    University of Dar es Salaam.