Core Faculty

José Luis Boigues

José Luis Boigues
Senior Lecturer, Spanish and Portuguese

Research
Discourse Analysis
Interculturality

Jinho Choi

Jinho Choi
Assistant Professor, Mathematics and Computer Science

Research
Natural Language Processing
Machine Learning

H. Robyn Clarke

H. Robyn Clarke
Senior Lecturer, Spanish and Portuguese
Director of the Spanish Language Program

Research
Health Communication
Spanish/English Medical Interpretation

Roberto Franzosi

Roberto Franzosi
Professor, Sociology

Research
Textual Analysis Narrative
Language and Mass Media

Seth Goss

Seth Goss
Assistant Professor, Japanese, REALC

Research
Second Language Acquisition

Yun Kim

Yun Kim
Lecturer, Linguistics

Research
First/Second Language Acquisition
Bilingualism
Infant Speech Perception

 
Yu Li

Yu Li
Senior Lecturer, REALC

Research
Cognitive Linguistics
Chinese Linguistics

photo of Xochitl Marsilli-Vargas

Xochitl Marsilli-Vargas
Assistant Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Research
Language and Culture
Intercultural Communication
Semiotics
Listening Practices
Translation

Hiram Maxim

Hiram Maxim
Professor, German Studies
Chair, Department of German Studies

Research
Educational Linguistics
Second Language Acquisition/Literacy

James Morey

James Morey
Professor, English

Research
Old and Middle English
Old Norse
Modern Icelandic

Laura Namy

Laura Namy
Professor, Psychology
Director of the Center for Mind, Brain, and Culture

Research
Early Language Acquisition
Conceptual Development

Lynne Nygaard

Lynne Nygaard
Professor, Psychology

Research
Speech Perception
Spoken Language Processing

Marjorie Pak

Marjorie Pak
Senior Lecturer, Linguistics
DUS, Program in Linguistics

Director of the Structured Independent Language Study Program (SILS)

Research
Syntactic theory
Phonological theory
Syntax-phonology interface
Word formation and word-level phonology

Bradd Shore

Bradd Shore
Goodrich C. White Professor, Anthropology
Chair, Department of Anthropology

Research
Symbolic and Psychological Anthropology
Linguistics

Susan Tamasi

Susan Tamasi
Professor of Pedagogy, Linguistics
Director, Program in Linguistics

Research
Sociolinguistics
Language Attitudes
American English
Health Communication

Donald Tuten

Donald Tuten
Associate Professor, Spanish and Linguistics
Chair, Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Research
Historical Sociolinguistics
Romance Linguistics
Applied Linguistics

Debra Vidali

Debra Spitulnik Vidali
Associate Professor, Anthropology

Research
Sociolinguistics
Discourse Analysis
Media Studies
African Languages

Phillip Wolff

Phillip Wolff
Associate Professor, Psychology
Coordinator, Joint Psychology and Linguistics Majors

Research
Cognitive Science
Lexical Semantics
Metaphor
Acquisition of Meaning