Alumni Connections Panel: Linguistics
presented by the Mellon Humanities Pathways
Learn from Linguistics Program alums about how their pursuits in the humanities at Emory led to a variety of exciting and fulfilling career pursuits. Presented by the Mellon Humanities Pathways initiative at Emory.

2021 Graduation Application

Student Resources

Classes that Click: Linguistics | Professor Susan Tamasi and students from her LING 342 Language Prejudice class, Sofia Garcia-Arias and Alexis Greenblatt, share insight and tips on remote learning. “Classes that Click” is a series showcasing how Emory’s commitment to stellar education continues during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Professor Hiram Maxim was named the Masse-Martin/NEH Distinguished Teaching Professor.

Welcome to the Program in Linguistics

Linguistics Logo, Emory Program in Linguistics

Emory's Program in Linguistics represents the contemporary field of linguistics as it is situated at the intersection of the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Our central mission is to promote wider understanding of the centrality of language to the human condition, to foster an intellectual climate for cutting-edge interdisciplinary research on language, and to introduce students to the scientific and critical study of human language and communication.

We are fortunate to have a vibrant community of linguists at Emory. As of Feburary 2021, we have:


Emma Reidy, 17C
Linguistics and Spanish Majors