People

  • Senior Lecturer SOE

Second language writing, pedagogical grammar, applications of corpus linguistics to second language pedagogy, content-based instruction

  • (805) 893-3303
  • South Hall 3505
  • Ph.D.
  • 1999

Affiliation: Museo Paraense Emilio Goeldi

Dissertation: A grammar of Karo, Tupi (Brazil)

  • Ph.D.
  • 2008

Affiliation: Linguistic Data Consortium

Dissertation: The minority language and the cosmopolitan speaker: Ideologies of Irish language learners

  • Graduate Student

Sociocultural linguistics; linguistic anthropology; language, gender, and sexuality; Korean-Latinx relations in Los Angeles; Koreans in Mexico; Mexican Spanish; youth language and culture; language and race; language, music (K-pop, hip hop), and identity

  • SH 4431B
  • Visiting student

Typology, syntax, historical linguistics, construction grammar, Modality, Valency change, Chinese linguistics, second language acquisition.

  • Professor

Language documentation and description, endangered languages, phonology, morphology, syntax, typology, language change, Tibeto-Burman and Himalayan languages, Rhaeto-Romance

  • (805) 893-3574
  • South Hall 3520
  • Professor

Phonetics; phonology; prosody; typology

  • (805)-893-8658
  • South Hall 3522
  • Professor

Corpus linguistics; cognitive linguistics / construction grammar; statistical methods in linguistics

  • Ph.D.
  • 2008

Affiliation: Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Superiores en Antropología Social

Dissertation: Borrowing and Grammaticalization in Sierra Popoluca: The Influence of Nahuatl and Spanish

  • Graduate Student

Language Documentation and Description; Oto-Manguean languages; Mixtec in California; Kashaya Pomo; Digital Linguistics; Linguistics and Technology; Community-Based Linguistics

  • South Hall 5431F
  • Ph.D.
  • 2008

Affiliation: Corban University

Dissertation: Directives in Lingala: Participation and subjectivity in a Congolese women's church group

  • Ph.D.
  • 1997

Affiliation: University of Turku

Dissertation: When discourse becomes syntax: Noun phrases and clauses as emergent syntactic units in Finnish conversational discourse

  • Ph.D.
  • 2012

Affiliation: California State University, Fullerton 

Dissertation: A pedagogical grammar of Ventureño Chumash: Implementing grammatical theory in grammar writing

  • Graduate Student

language documentation, description, and revitalization; typology; economics and praxeology of language; Chitimacha and the Gulf languages; Swahili, Ekegusii and East African languages

  • Ph.D.
  • 2003

Affiliation: Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Dissertation: Manange tone: Scenarios of retention and loss in two communities

  • Ph.D.
  • 2008

Affiliation: SIL International

Dissertation: Aspect and aspectual interfaces in South Conchucos Quechua: The emergence of grammatical systems

  • Ph.D.
  • 2007

Affiliation: SIL International

Dissertation: Past tense forms and their functions in South Conchucos Quechua:  time, evidentiality, discourse structure and affect

  • SASC Director

All management functions related to the operations of administrative support and services of the SASC (Student Services and Academic Services units) provided to South Hall HFA departments and programs in the areas of Academic Personnel, Financial/Budget, Student Services, Contract and Grant administration, Purchasing, IT, Space, Development and Alumni Relations, Safety, Policy and Procedures, etc.

  • 805-893-3237
  • South Hall 3431H
  • Ph.D.
  • 2000

Affiliation: University of Hawai'i at M?noa

Dissertation: The phonology and morphology of the Tanacross Athabaskan language

  • Assistant Professor

Child language acquisition of signed languages, usage-based, ethnographic, and typological approaches to acquisition, language socialization and ideologies, documentation and description of emerging and established sign languages, cognitive-functional linguistics especially construction grammar

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  • Graduate Student
Phonetics; speech production and perception; phonetics-prosody interface; prosodic structure; articulatory phonology
  • South Hall 5431G
  • Ph.D.
  • 2007

Affiliation: California State University, San Bernardino 

Dissertation: Chimariko in typological and areal perspective

  • Graduate Student

Corpus-based linguistics, variationist typology, experimental morphosyntax, quantitative methods in linguistics (mixed-effect models, Bayesian hierarchical modelling, bootstrap, discrete time series), discourse and grammar, morphosyntactic alternations, reference tracking, parts of speech, Sino-Tibetan languages (esp. of China and Nepal), prosody and syntax, phonotactics

  • Ph.D.
  • 2000

Affiliation: University of Hong Kong

Dissertation: Talk, interaction and cultural persistence: Constituting Korean American discourse in a meeting context

  • Ph.D.
  • 1998

Affiliation: University of Oulu

Dissertation: The marking and interactional functions of epistemic stance in American English conversational discourse

  • Assistant Professor

Phonetics; speech production; laboratory phonology; articulatory phonology; prosodic structure, discourse structure and articulatory coordination; prosody-phonetics interface; articulatory settings; stuttering; coarticulation; speech errors; feedback in L2 learning

  • Financial and Budget Coordinator

Business meeting, entertainment, travel, and miscellaneous reimbursements, undergraduate and graduate RA hires (hourly), time sheets and payroll for hourly employees, graduate stipends (non-block grant), undergraduate stipends, financial report

  • 805-893-3475
  • SH 3431G
  • Ph.D.
  • 2003

Affiliation: University of Melbourne

Dissertation: The emergence of argument structure from gesture to speech

  • Ph.D.
  • 2010

Affiliation: University of York

Dissertation: Epistemics and action formation in Mandarin Chinese

  • Lecturer

Phonology; morphology; phonetics; reduplication; ultrasound; cross-sectional imaging; prosodic phonology; dialects of English; linguistics of sports

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  • Graduate Student

Sociocultural linguistics; language, gender, and sexuality; identity and intersectionality; methodology; language change; and linguistic ideologies 

  • Ph.D.
  • 1999

Affiliation: Microsoft

Dissertation: Analysis of terminal contours in Welsh intonation

  • Ph.D.
  • 1998

Affiliation: Santa Barbara City College

Dissertation: An ecological reference grammar of Sölring North Frisian

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  • Ph.D.
  • 1995

Affiliation: University of Helsinki

Dissertation: The interactional dynamics of demonstratives: The emergence of se as a definite article in spoken Finnish

  • Computer Lab Manager
  • South Hall 4430F
  • Ph.D.
  • 2010

Affiliation: University of Mary Washington 

Dissertation: Linguistic citizenship and ideologies of Americanness in a U.S. naturalization class

  • Ph.D.
  • 2018

Affiliation: University of Zürich

Dissertation: The syntactic bits of nouns: How prior syntactic distributions affect comprehension, production, and acquisition

  • Professor Emeritus

Evolutionary origin of language; animal communication; language and brain

  • (805) 893-5841
  • South Hall 3516
  • Ph.D.
  • 2009

Affiliation: Peking University

Dissertation: Units in Zhuokeji rGyalrong discourse: Prosody and grammar

  • Undergraduate Program Advisor

Undergraduate major, minor, and program advising; student petitions for major requirements, approval codes, university and department undergrad awards, course scheduling and wait-lists, seminar room scheduling, undergrad listserve and alumni info

  • 805-893-3776
  • South Hall 3432C
  • Graduate Student

Sociocultural linguistics, talk in interaction, language and power, language and identity, youth language, applied linguistics, multilingualism, second language acquisition

  • South Hall 5431G
  • Ph. D.
  • 2019

Affiliation: Macalester College

Dissertation: Towards an Environmental Linguistics: An analysis of sociolinguistic style and discourses of conservation among rural American hunters and fishers

  • Ph.D.
  • 2018

Affiliation: University of Victoria

Dissertation: The elaboration of verbal structure: Wendat (Huron) verb morphology

 
  • Ph.D.
  • 2009

Affiliation: Kyushu University, Japan

Dissertation: The semi-formulaic nature of balinese sociopolitical discourse

  • Financial and Academic Services Manager

Managerial oversight of Academic Services Unit of the SASC, financial and academic personnel policy and procedures, academic appointments and payroll, financial/academic personnel staff supervisor

  • (805) 893-3864
  • South Hall 3431C
  • Graduate Program Advisor

Recruitment and admissions, student progress checks, advising, TA coordinator, payroll, fee remissions, committee consultant, student awards, stipends, block grant/graduate funding support, email list administrator

  • 805-893-7490
  • South Hall 3432E
  • Visiting Scholar

Discourse and grammar; discourse segmentation, discourse organization; cross-linguistic analysis of register; talk in interaction; information structure; evaluative language; English-(European) Spanish contrastive linguistics

  • Ph.D.
  • 1999

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Dissertation: Linguistic reflections of social structure and culture: A comparison of Japanese and American cooking class genres

  • Ph.D.
  • 2016

Affiliation: University of Hawai'i

Dissertation: Symmetrical voice constructions in Besemah: A usage-based approach

  • Graduate Student

sociocultural linguistics; race and racialization; language, gender, and sexuality; african-american language; black feminist theory; community-centered ethnography; performance; pedagogy; genre theory; linguistic terrain.

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  • South Hall 3607

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