Graduate Students

Student NameArea of StudyEmail
Abrego-Collier, CarissaPhonetics, phonology,
Burkholder, RossSyntax, language contact, and historical
Cisneros, CarlosSyntax-semantics interface and
Connor, Janet ElizabethLinguistic anthropology, language contact,
Edmiston, DanielComputational
Eren, ÖmerSyntax-morphology interface and
Ermolaeva, MarinaComputational linguistics, syntax, morphology; Turkic
Ershova, KseniaSyntax, morphosyntax, syntax-semantics interface, languages of the
Falk, JoshuaComputational/formal phonology, sign languages, poetic
Flinn, GallagherSlavic language syntax relating to questions of ellipsis and
Geiger, JeffreyPragmatics and its interfaces,
Giannoula, Asimina
Gray, SamPsycholinguistics, computational linguistics, and the morphology-phonology
Grove, JulianSemantics, language
Hakguder, EmreSyntax, syntax-semantics-prosody interface, quantification, Turkish Sign
Hanink, EmilySyntax and its interfaces,
Horton, LauraLanguage emergence, sign language linguistics, language development and
Ingebretson, Britta
Kantarovich, JessicaLanguage change; language contact, endangerment, and shift; language documentation
Lai, JackieSyntax, semantics, Chinese dialects, and East Asian languages
Lam, Chi Dat (Daniel)Evolutionary linguistics and creole
Lee, JacksonComputational and experimental morphology and phonology; nominal syntax and
Lewis, RobertMorphosyntax, Algonquian languages (Potawatomi), and
Martinez del Rio, AuroraSign languages,
McElgunn, HannahSociocultural dimensions of language documentation and revitalization; the relationship between linguistic structure and cultural concepts; discourse analysis;
McMahan, HilaryArctic and American indigenous languages, language change, language contact, anthropological linguistics,
Meyer, CherryOjibwe (Algonquian) and noun
Montemurro, KathrynSign languages, language emergence, language
Munoz, PatrickSemantics, pragmatics, and philosophy of
Pavlou, NataliaSyntax, psycholinguistics, and Greek
Phillips, JacobPhonetics, phonology, sociophonetics, Munda
Pillion, BetsyPhonology, tonal phonology, fieldwork, sociophonetics, Bantu
Rhodes, BrandonSyntax and
Ronai, EszterSyntax, semantics,
Sankhagowit, AmaraPhonology, phonetics,
Singerman, AdamIndigenous languages of the Americas, morphosyntax,
Stigliano, LauraSyntax, semantics, syntax-semantics
Sun, YenanSyntax, semantics,
Tabatowski, MichaelSemantics, philosophy of language,
Truong, Tran(Distributed) Morphology, person/number/gender, Mayan,
Vardomskaya, TamaraSemantics, philosophy of language, morphology-syntax-semantics
Waldron, Addison Emily
Weaver, Christina Fieldwork on undocumented languages, phonetics,
Xherija, OrestNatural language processing
Zhang, AnqiSemantics, syntax, pragmatics, syntax-semantics interface, Chinese linguistics (Mandarin and Cantonese), Japanese linguistics, comparative East Asian linguistics, and historical

Dissertations in Progress

NameDissertation Title
Abrego-Collier, CarissaSound System Dynamics in Individuals Using the SCOTUS Speech Corpus
Burkholder, RossDetermining the Role of Contextual Constraints in Computer-mediated Discourse
Cisneros, CarlosDeconstructing Indeterminacy
Ershova, Ksenia(Non)configurationality in West Circassian: A Minimalist Account
Falk, JoshuaComplementarity and Opacity in Phonology
Flinn, GallagherGeorgian Inversion
Geiger, JeffreyResolution in context: nonidentity in anaphora interpretation
Grove, JulianSum Concepts: Genericity, Kinds, and the Morpho-semantics of Viewpoint Aspect
Hanink, EmilyThe morphosyntax of equation
Horton, LauraConventionalization of Shared Homesign Systems in Guatemala: Lexical & Morpho-phonological Dimensions
Lee, JacksonMorphological Paradigms: Computational Structure and Unsupervised Learning
Lewis, RobertPotawatomi Discourse Markers
McMahan, HilaryThe effects of urbanization and migration on spatial deixis: A study of Kalaallisut demonstratives in Nuuk and Copenhagen
Meyer, CherryGender and Classifiers in Ojibwe (Algonquian)
Munoz, PatrickOn tongues: the grammar of experiential evaluation
Pavlou, NataliaClausal Morphosyntax in Cypriot Greek
Phillips, JacobDynamics of sibilant convergence and change
Pillion, BetsyProperties of nonphonemic clicks
Rak,DianePolysemy and homonymy in the L2: Non-native processing of lexical semantic ambiguity
Singerman, AdamErgativity and accusativity in Tupari
Vardomskaya, TamaraSubjectivity and Shared Evidence
Weaver, ChristinaEmphasis in Turoyo
Zhang, AnqiOn Non-culminating Accomplishment