UT's Outstanding Graduate Alumnus for 2014 is Jeffrey L. Elman.
Elman received his doctorate in Linguistics in 1977 and is now Dean of Social Sciences at UCSD.
Posted: April 8, 2014
Jeff Elman, who received his doctorate from the Department of Linguistics in 1977, has been named this year's Outstanding Alumnus by UT's Graduate School. Dr. Elman has made extraordinary contributions to the cognitive sciences. As dean of the Division of Social Sciences at the University of California San Diego, he has matched his scholarly accomplishments with academic leadership. The Department of Linguistics at UT Austin is honored to count Jeff as one of our most distinguished alumni. For more information on Dr. Elman's career, see the Graduate School's announcement:
Dr. Elman's own web site is: http://crl.ucsd.edu/~elman/