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Mahmoud Al-Batal
Mahmoud Al-Batal, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Middle Eastern Studies
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-3463
E-mail: albatal@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Arabic language and literature; Arabic linguistics; teaching Arabic as a foreign language; Arabic teacher training; Lebanon
 
Nicholas Asher, Ph.D.
Professor of Philosophy
Department of Philosophy
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-4857
E-mail: nasher@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Philosophy of language; formal semantics; discourse interpretation; logic
Lisa Bedore
Lisa Bedore, Ph.D.
Associate professor
Communication Sciences and Disorders
College of Communication

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: (512) 232-5101
E-mail: lbedore@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Child language and phonological development; child language disorders, bilingualism, Spanish-speaking children.
 
Mark Bernstein, Ph.D.
Professor
Communication Sciences and Disorders
College of Communication

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: (512) 471-1553
E-mail: bernstein@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Speech development among deaf people; use of simultaneous communication and lexical acquisition in children
Douglas Biow
Douglas Biow, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of French & Italian
Department of French & Italian
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-7267
E-mail: biow@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Italian language and literature; Renaissance culture and cleanliness; Dante
Carl Blyth
Carl Blyth, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of French & Italian
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-5531
E-mail: cblyth@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
French linguistics; sociolinguistics; foreign language pedagogy; instructional technology
Randy Bomer
Randy Bomer, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Curriculum and Instruction - Language and Literacy Studies
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-4861
E-mail: rbomer@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Writing; politics of literacy; sociocultural theory; curricula in reading and writing
 
James Browne, Ph.D.
Regents Chair Emeritus
Department of Computer Science
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-9579
E-mail: browne@cs.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Parallel programming; high level specification languages; parallel adaptive computation; composite methods; associative communications
Rebecca  Callahan
Rebecca Callahan, Ph.D.
Asst Professor
Curriculum and Instruction
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8347
E-mail: callahan@prc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Bilingual Education, immigrant adolescents' academic preparation, language minority students and students identified with learning disabilities in the STEM pipeline, language policy in education, immigrant adolescents' civic development, the transition to young adulthood among immigrants.
Craig Chase
Craig Chase
Associate Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Cockrell School of Engineering

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512 471 7457
E-mail: chase@ece.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
High-performance computing; On-the-fly parallelization of programs; Programming languages
 
Craig Cravens, Ph.D.
Fellow of Texas Chair in Czech Studies
Slavic and Eurasian Studies
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-9125
E-mail: svejk@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Czech language and culture, Jara Cimran studies
James Denbow
James Denbow, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Anthropology
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8512
E-mail: jdenbow@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Archaeology; anthropology; African history; African cultures; African languages; Kalahari desert; Congo prehistory; southern African socieites; African Iron Age and Neolithic studies; Great Zimbabwe and its development
Mattan Erez
Mattan Erez
Assistant Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Cockrell School of Engineering

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512 471 7846
E-mail: mattan.erez@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Computer architecture; High-performance computing; Programming languages and models
Mattan Erez
Mattan Erez
Assistant Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Cockrell School of Engineering

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-7846
E-mail: mattan.erez@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Computer architecture; High-performance computing; Programming languages and models
 
Shernaz Garcia, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Special Education
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-6244
E-mail: sbgarcia@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Bilingual special education; multicultural issues in special education; education of students who are at educational risk; prereferral intervention
Thomas Garza
Thomas Garza, Ed.D.
Distinguished Teaching Associate Professor
Slavic and Eurasian Studies
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-3607
E-mail: tjgarza@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Russian language, the vampire in slavic cultures, Russian fairy tales, Russian youth culture, Post-Soviet youth culture, Chechyna and the Chechen wars, contemporary Russian culture, Gorbachev, Yeltsyn, Putin, Russian organized crime, Russian mafia.
Andreas Gerstlauer
Andreas Gerstlauer
Assistant Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Cockrell School of Engineering

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512 232 8294
E-mail: gerstl@ece.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Embedded system design; Electronic system-level (ESL) design automation, modeling, languages, methodologies and tools; Embedded hardware and software synthesis
Ian Hancock
Ian Hancock, Ph.D.
Professor of Linguistics
Department of Linguistics
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-7684
E-mail: xulaj@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Romani (Gypsy) language (origins, history, civil rights movement); creolization of language; English (dialects, history, spread overseas)
Fritz Hensey
Fritz Hensey, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Spanish & Portuguese
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512.232.4531
E-mail: f.hensey@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Linguistics; translation and interpretation theory; language in public life
John Hoberman
John Hoberman, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Germanic Studies
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-6368
E-mail: hoberman@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
European cultural and intellectual history with special interests in Sportwissenschaft and the history of ideas about race; Scandanavian studies; Norwegian language instruction; history of Jewish racial folklore; Olympics; Sports doping
Jim Hoffman
Jim Hoffman, PhD
Professor
Curriculum and Instruction: Language and Literacy Studies
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-5267
E-mail: jhoffman@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Literacy education; reading education; teacher preparation
Elaine Horwitz
Elaine Horwitz, PhD
Professor
Curriculum and Instruction: Foreign Language Education
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-4108
E-mail: horwitz@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Foreign language anxiety; learner beliefs about language learning, language learning strategies
 
John Huehnerguard, Ph.D.
Professor
Middle Eastern Studies
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-7081
E-mail: huehnergard@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Semitic languages and linguistics; historical linguistics; writing systems; ancient Near Eastern history
 
Syed Hyder, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Asian Studies
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512 475-6031
E-mail: shyder@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Islam in South Asia; Urdu language and literature; aesthetics in South Asia and the Middle East
Ward Keeler
Ward Keeler, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Anthropology
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512 471-8520
E-mail: ward.keeler@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Anthropology and performing arts; Southeast Asia; Indonesia (Java Bali) Burma; Indonesian language and culture (Indonesian Javanese Balinese); gamelan
Sarfraz Khurshid
Sarfraz Khurshid
Associate Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Cockrell School of Engineering

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512 471 8244
E-mail: khurshid@ece.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Software testing; Specification languages; Code conformance; Model checking; Heuristics in program analysis; Data structure repair; Program repair
Beth Maloch
Beth Maloch, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Teacher Education, Student Affairs & Administration
Curriculum and Instruction
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-3476
E-mail: bmaloch@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Ramon Martinez
Ramon Martinez, Ed.D.
Assistant Professor
Curriculum and Instruction
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-2806
E-mail: martinez@utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Al Martinich
Al Martinich, Ph.D.
Roy Allison Vaughan Centennial Professor of Philosophy
Department of Philosophy
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-6770
E-mail: martinich@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
History of political philosophy, Hobbes, Locke, Hume, philosophy of language, medieval philosophy, Philosophy of language; history of political philosophy; philosophy of religion; seventeenth century England
Richard Meier
Richard Meier, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Linguistics
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-9031
E-mail: rmeier@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Child language development; sign languages; American Sign Language; acquisition of American Sign language by deaf children
 
Gail Minault , Ph.D.
Professor
Department of History
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-475-7214
E-mail: gminault@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
19th and 20th century history of India, including religion and politics, intellectual and social history, and women''s movements.
 
Mohammad Mohammad, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Middle Eastern Studies
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-475-6650
E-mail: mamohammad@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Linguistics and the Arabic language
Deborah Palmer
Deborah Palmer, Ed.D.
Associate Professor
Curriculum and Instruction
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-4015
E-mail: debpalmer@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
 
Elizabeth Pena, Ph.D.
Professor
Communication Sciences and Disorders
College of Communication

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: (512) 471-2690
E-mail: lizp@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Dynamic language assessment applied to bilingual (Spanish/English) children.
James Pennebaker
James Pennebaker, Ph.D.
Barbara Pierce Bush Regents Professorship in Liberal Arts
Department of Psychology
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-2781
E-mail: pennebaker@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Writing and health; word choice; language and relationships; expressive writing and diaries; language and personality; disasters, trauma and communication; natural language and communication; social psychology; psychosomatic problems.
George Pollak
George Pollak, Ph.D.
Professor
Section of Neurobiology
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-4352
E-mail: gpollak@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Neurophysiology and how brain controls behavior
Cory Reed
Cory Reed, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Spanish and Portuguese
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-4512
E-mail: creed@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Literature (especially of Spain, Cervantes, Golden Age); study abroad; interdisciplinary programs; Spanish language and culture (Spain); Cultural links between Spain, Mexico, Morocco, and the Southwest; Interaction between Islam, Christianity, Judaism in middle ages and Early Modern period
Cinthia Salinas
Cinthia Salinas, Ed.D.
Associate Professor
Curriculum and Instruction
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-3539
E-mail: cssalinas@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Wayne Schiess
Wayne Schiess, J.D.
Senior Lecturer
School of Law

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-1333
E-mail: wschiess@law.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Legal writing; legal research; drafting; plain language
 
Joel Sherzer, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus
Department of Anthropology
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8516
E-mail: jsherzer@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Linguistic anthropology sociolinguistics; ethnography of speaking; speech, play, and verbal art; native american discourse, Arts & Humanities.
Brian Stross
Brian Stross, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Anthropology
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-0059
E-mail: bstross@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Language, culture and communication; Indians of Mexico and Guatemala; Maya iconography, epigraphy and hieroglyphic Writing; ethnobotany; food and culture, Indigenous Mesoamerica
John Weinstock
John Weinstock, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Germanic Studies
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-6369
E-mail: weinstock@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Richard Wagner''''s Ring of the Nibelung; Scandinavian culture and civilization; Sami culture and civilization; Old Icelandic language; Norwegian language and literature
Melissa  Wetzel
Melissa Wetzel, Ed.D.
Associate Professor
Curriculum and Instruction
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-1423
E-mail: mmwetzel@utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Anthony Woodbury
Anthony Woodbury, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Linguistics
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-1701
E-mail: acw@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Linguistics; linguistic diversity; language endangerment; documentation, description and preservation; indigenous languages of the Americas; Chatino (Oaxaca, Mexico) and Aleut-Yupik-Inuit (Alaska) languages.
James Yates
James Yates, Ph.D.
John L. and Elizabeth G. Hill Centennial Professor in Education
Educational Administration
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8581
E-mail: yates@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Education leadership-special education administration; educational programing for culturally and linquistically diverse; technological forecasting; educational futures
 
Fehintola , Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Middle Eastern Studies
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-7871
E-mail: mosadom@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Yoruba language, culture and history, Yoruba women, and Creole studies


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