Linguistics Department

Professors


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David I Beaver

Professor, Director of the Cognitive Science Program

dib@utexas.edu |
CLA 4.708

Education: PhD, Edinburgh


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Nora C. England

Dallas TACA Centennial Professor in the Humanities

nengland@austin.utexas.edu |
+1-512-471-9014 |
CLA 4.732

Education: Ph.D., University of Florida

Interests: linguistic description, grammar writing, language and identity, language politics, language ideologies, Mayan linguistics, American languages


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Ian Hancock

Harold C. and Alice T. Nowlin Regents Professor in Liberal Arts

xulaj@mail.utexas.edu |
+1-512-232-7684 |
CAL 420

Education: Ph.D., London University

Interests: Romani; Creole; English; Human rights


Hans Kamp

Visiting Professor

hanskamp@austin.utexas.edu |
+1-512-471-4880 |
CLA 4.704

Education: PhD, University of California at Los Angeles

Interests: Language and Thought, Philosophy of Language (Propositional Attitudes)


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Richard P Meier

Department Chair and Robert D. King Centennial Professor of Liberal Arts

rmeier@austin.utexas.edu |
+1-512-471-9031 |
CLA 4.720

Education: Ph.D., University of California, San Diego

Interests: Linguistics of signed languages, American Sign Language, first language acquisition


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Scott P Myers

Professor

s.myers@mail.utexas.edu |
+1-512-471-9032 |
CLA 4.726

Education: Ph.D., University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Interests: Bantu languages


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Harvey M Sussman

R. P. Doherty, Sr. Centennial Professorship in Communication

sussman@austin.utexas.edu |
+1-512-471-9002 |
CLA 4.730

Education: Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)


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Stephen M Wechsler

Professor

wechsler@austin.utexas.edu |
+1-512-471-9026 |
CLA 4.702

Education: Ph.D., Stanford University


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Anthony C. Woodbury

Professor

woodbury@austin.utexas.edu |
+1-512-471-1701 |
CLA 4.728

Education: Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley


Associate Professors


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Jason M Baldridge

Associate Professor

jbaldrid@mail.utexas.edu |
+1-512-232-7682 |
CLA 4.738

Education: Ph.D., University of Edinburgh

Interests: Computational Linguistics, Syntax, Parsing, Machine Learning


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John T Beavers

Undergraduate Faculty Advisor and Associate Professor

jtbeavers@utexas.edu |
+1-512-232-7683 |
CLA 4.706

Education: Ph.D., Stanford University

Interests: Syntax, Lexical Semantics


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Megan J. Crowhurst

Associate Professor

mcrowhurst@austin.utexas.edu |
512.471.9027 |
CLA 4.712

Education: Ph.D., University of Arizona


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Patience L. Epps

Associate Professor

pattieepps@austin.utexas.edu |
+1-512-471-9015 |
CLA 4.736

Education: Ph.D., University of Virginia


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Katrin E Erk

Associate Professor

katrin.erk@mail.utexas.edu |
+1-512-471-9020 |
CLA 4.734

Education: Ph.D., Saarland University, Germany


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David Quinto-Pozos

Associate Professor

davidqp@austin.utexas.edu |
+1-512-471-9030 |
CLA 4.714

Education: Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin


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Rajka Smiljanic

Associate Professor

rajka@austin.utexas.edu |
+1-512-471-9029 |
CLA 4.724

Education: Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Assistant Professors


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Colin Bannard

Assistant Professor

bannard@utexas.edu |
+1-512-471-9022 |
CLA 4.426

Education: Ph.D., University of Edinburgh


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Danny Law

Assistant Professor

dannylaw@austin.utexas.edu |
CLA 4.432

Education: Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Interests: Historical Linguistics, Language Contact, Mayan Languages, Writing Systems


Senior Lecturers


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Franky L Schussel

Senior Lecturer

franky-ramont@austin.utexas.edu |
+1-512-471-1701 |
CLA 4.622

Education: MA, University of Nebraska-Lincoln


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Deborah E White

Senior Lecturer

debbiewhiteasl@gmail.com |
CLA 4.620

Education: MA, Gallaudet University


Lecturers


Viorica Alexandra Teodorescu

Lecturer

alex.teodorescu@gmail.com |
CLA 4.428

Education: Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin


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Suzanne V.H. van der Feest

Research Associate & Lecturer

suzanne@austin.utexas.edu |
CLA 4.430

Education: Ph.D., University of Nijmegen, the Netherlands


Other faculty


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Hans C Boas

Professor; Raymond Dickson, Alton C. Allen and Dillon Anderson Centennial Professor; Director, Linguistics Research Center; Director, Texas German Dialect Project

hcb@austin.utexas.edu |
+1-512-232-6358 |
BUR 328

Education: Ph.D., Linguistics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Interests: Syntax, Lexical Semantics, Computational Lexicography, Language Contact & Variation, Contrastive Linguistics, Corpus Linguistics, Pragmatics, Morphology, Endangered Languages, Phonology


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Bharath Chandrasekaran

Assistant Professor

bchandra@mail.utexas.edu |
512 471 2035 |
CMA 4.120A

Education: Ph.D., Purdue University


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Zenzi M Griffin

Professor

zgriffin@utexas.edu |
SEA 5.214

Education: PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Interests: Language production, speech errors, personal names, and psycholinguistics


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Elizabeth L. Keating

Professor

elizabeth.keating@austin.utexas.edu |
471-8518 |
SAC 4.156

Education: Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Interests: Linguistic Anthropology, Language and Status, American Sign Language, New Communication Technologies, Multimodal Communication, Visual Anthropology


Professors Emeriti


John Bordie

Professor Emeritus

jgbordie@utexas.edu

Education: Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin


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Robert T Harms

Professor Emeritus

HARMS@AUSTIN.UTEXAS.EDU

Education: Ph.D., University of Chicago


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Robert King

Audre and Bernard Rapoport Regents Chair Emeritus of Jewish Studies and Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus

rking@austin.utexas.edu

Education: Ph.D., University of Wisconsin

Interests: Historical linguistics; DNA and the origins of spoken language; language and politics;language and people issues.


Bjorn E Lindblom

Professor Emeritus

lindblom@ling.su.se

Education: Fil dr (= Ph.D.), Lund University


Robert E Wall

Professor Emeritus

robertewall@yahoo.com

Education: Ph.D., Harvard University


In Memoriam


Carlota S. Smith

Professor