Name Area of Emphasis
Allison S. Adelman
Graduate Student
Japanese and Korean linguistics, Spanish, first and second language acquisition, discourse and grammar, language contact, bilingualism, sociocultural linguistics, language and cognition
Ayla Applebaum
Graduate Student
Languages of the Caucasus; Turkic languages; language documentation; Circassian diaspora
Lynnette Arnold
Graduate Student
sociocultural linguistics (linguistic anthropology and interaction); language, mobility, and globalization; language and identity; communicative practices in transnational families; Salvadoran Spanish; dialect and language contact; multimodal communication
Anna Bax
Graduate Student
Sociocultural linguistics; language, power, and privilege in educational contexts; linguistic ideologies; language and racial/gender identities; language in interaction; linguistic anthropology
Joseph Brooks
Graduate Student
Language documentation and description; language contact and change; prosody; Chini (Ramu); Hua (Trans-New Guinea); Yiddish (Germanic); Shona (Bantu)
Rachel Cranfill
Graduate Student
Sociocultural linguistics, language and gender in math and science, linguistic constructions of expertise
Caroline Crouch
Graduate Student
phonetics and phonology; languages of the Caucasus; historical linguistics; documentation
Don Daniels
Graduate Student
Historical linguistics, fieldwork, descriptive morphosyntax, Papuan languages, the Trans-New Guinea family (especially the Madang subgroup)
Chris Donlay
Graduate Student
Language documentation & revitalization; grammaticalization & historical linguistics; typology; discourse and grammar; Katso (Yunnan Mongolian) and other minority languages in China, such as those in the Ngwi family; Athabaskan languages, particularly Eyak; Tachelhit Berber
Kayla Eisman
Graduate Student
Language revitalization; North American languages; Navajo; discourse; education
Patrick Hall
Graduate Student
Language Documentation and Description; Oto-Manguean languages; Mixtec in California; Kashaya Pomo; Digital Linguistics; Linguistics and Technology; Community-Based Linguistics
Daniel W. Hieber
Graduate Student
language documentation, description, and revitalization; typology; economics and praxeology of language; Chitimacha and the Gulf languages; Swahili, Ekegusii and East African languages
Nick Lester
Graduate Student
Cognitive linguistics (esp. Construction Grammar, Cognitive Grammar); quantitative corpus linguistics; psycholinguistics; polysemy/ambiguity; deixis; viewpoint; motion events; Second Language Acquisition; emergent grammar
Audrey Lopez
Graduate Student
Sociocultural linguistics, talk in interaction, language and power, language and identity, youth language, applied linguistics, multilingualism, second language acquisition
Jessica Love-Nichols
Graduate Student
Megan Lukaniec
Graduate Student
Iroquoian languages (esp. Wendat); historical linguistics; language documentation, description, and revitalization; morphology; typology
Bradley McDonnell
Graduate Student
Austronesian linguistics, documentary linguistics, morphology, syntax, grammar and discourse, phonetics-phonology
Stephanie Morse
Graduate Student
Language Documentation, Anishinaabemowin/Odawa, Algonquian languages, Phonetics, Phonology, Typology, Morphology, Ethnobotany, Functional Syntax
Verónica Muñoz Ledo Yáñez
Graduate Student
Mesoamerican languages; phonology; morphology; syntax; historical linguistics; language and cognition
Onna Nelson
Graduate Student
corpus linguistics; internet linguistics; language and cognition; universals and typology; language acquisition
Daisy Rosenblum
Graduate Student
Mayan languages; Wakashan languages; community-based language documentation and maintenance; discourse and grammar; morphology
Kevin Schäfer
Graduate Student
S. Scott Schupbach
Graduate Student
Language documentation; language and cognition; usage-based approaches to acquisition and language change; spatial language; deixis; demonstratives; Blackfoot (Algonquian) language and revitalization; Attic (and Koine) Greek
Rebekka Siemens
Graduate Student
Endangered languages; phonetics and phonology; language ideology
Heather Simpson
Graduate Student
language and cognition; corpus linguistics; speech errors; language acquisition; Japanese; Korean; Hiligaynon
Morgan Sleeper
Graduate Student
Music and language revitalization, tone, phonation, orthography, Celtic languages, Cherokee, Bergamasque & the languages of Northern Italy, Classical Chinese
Chris VanderStouwe
Graduate Student
Language and identity; language and sexuality; discourse analysis; corpus linguistics; sociophonetics; language in interaction; linguistic anthropology
Alexander Wahl
Graduate Student
Corpus Linguistics, Psycholinguistics, Sociocultural Linguistics
Shawn Warner-Garcia
Graduate Student
sociocultural linguistics; linguistic anthropology; language and identity (gender, sexuality, religion); multimodal communication; multilingualism; American English; Italian; Spanish
Dibella Wdzenczny
Graduate Student
Historical linguistics/language change, case systems, Siberian languages (esp. Chukotko-Kamchatkan)
Hannah Yates
Graduate Student