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Graduate Students

Ph.D. Students

Scott Borgeson

phonology, syntax, Estonian, Finnish, Finno-Ugric languages, Estonian verb-second, fieldwork

CJ Brickhouse

sociolinguistics, phonetics, language ideology, American Sign Language, language variation and change

Juan Ignacio Cases Martin

computational linguistics, natural language processing, natural language understanding, semantics, pragmatics, fieldwork, Mesoamerican languages and writing systems

Lily Clifford

sociolinguistics, sociophonetics, linguistic anthropology, language, gender, and sexuality

Reuben Cohn-Gordon

computational semantics and pragmatics, social meaning, Bayesian models, functional programming

Dorottya Demszky

computational linguistics, natural language processing, natural language understanding, psycholinguistics, sociolinguistics, language variation and change (and its relation to social structure), Finno-Ugric languages

Lewis Esposito

sociophonetics, the social meaning of linguistic variation, language and gender, sociopragmatics, endangered languages and language revitalization, linguistic anthropology, Chinese linguistics

Chantal Gratton

sociolinguistics, language and gender, sociophonetics, language variation

Sabrina Grimberg

syntax, syntax-semantics interface, syntax-phonology interface, morphology, Romance languages, Finnish

Michael Hahn

computational linguistics, psycholinguistics, syntax, Arabic, Khoisan languages

Sara Kessler

syntax, semantics, morphosyntax, experimental methods, language acquisition, Hebrew

Ed King

phonetics, psycholinguistics, spoken word recognition

Omer Korat

semantics, pragmatics, sociolinguistics, computational linguistics, statistical linguistics.

Elisa Kreiss

psycholinguistics, pragmatics, probabilistic models, sociolinguistics, compositional semantics

Bonnie Krejci

morphosyntax, lexical semantics, syntactic variation, typology

Emily Lake

sociolinguistics, socio-pragmatics, semantics and pragmatics, language ideologies, iconicity.

Matt Lamm

natural language processing, natural language understanding, probabilistic graphical models, deep learning, social networks

Daisy Leigh

psycholinguistics, sociolinguistics, pragmatics, language acquisition, experimental methods, language in interaction.

Kate Lynn Lindsey

fieldwork, kinship, language description/documentation, language evolution, Papuan languages, phonology, sociolinguistics, statistical modeling, Turkic languages

Yiwei Luo

semantics, pragmatics, computational linguistics, language change and evolution, sociolinguistics, information structure

Zion Mengesha

sociolinguistics, perception, phonetics, language ideology, AAVE, racial identity

Prerna Nadathur

semantics, pragmatics, reasoning, information structure, syntactic processing

Erika Petersen O Farrill

lexical semantics, syntax, syntax-semantics interface, language typology, Romance languages

Eva Portelance

syntax,  morphology, syntax-semantics interface,  computational linguistics, grammar formalisms

Ciyang Qing

semantics, pragmatics, psycholinguistics, computational linguistics, corpus studies, Chinese

Nay San

phonetics and phonology, lexicography, quantitative and computational methods, Australian Aboriginal languages, documentation and description of endangered languages

Sebastian Schuster

computational linguistics, natural language processing, language acquisition, dependency formalisms

Simon Todd

language variation, change and evolution, psycholinguistics, computational linguistics, speech perception, phonology, ambiguity

Rob Voigt

computational linguistics, social meaning, gesture and movement, sociophonetics, pragmatics, Chinese and Japanese

Brandon Waldon

semantics, pragmatics, corpus linguistics,  psycholinguistics, philosophy of language

Robert Xu

sociolinguistics, phonetics, social interaction, linguistic anthropology, pragmatics, psycholinguistics, prosody, discourse