Welcome to the Department of Linguistics

The Department of Linguistics at the University of Arizona offers undergraduate and graduate programs in linguistics and human language technology. Our faculty has research specializations in phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, computational linguistics, psycholinguistics, language acquisition, represented by diverse interests in a variety of languages. We also offer unique programs in Native American linguistics. The department trains students for careers in teaching, research, and industry, and is equipped with a variety of laboratory facilities.

Fourth Annual Taleghani Lecture Series

Guest Performer: Hossein Omoumi

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Ofelia Zepeda Endowment

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Spring 2014 Colloquium
Check Out These Honors College Scholarships!

Scholarships Available for Honors and Other Undergraduate Students

Undergraduate Research Grants

Application Deadline: Spring 2014
Up to $1500.  35-40 grants available. Open to Honors and other... read more

Travel Fund Opportunities for LING Grad Students!

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Department News

The National Science Foundation invited Dr. Cecile McKee and her team of two undergraduate students, one graduate student, a high school student and his father to present at the 2014 USA Science and Engineering Festival in Washington DC. The presentation of Dr. McKee and her team is the only one... read more
    Drs. Amy Fountain and Natasha Warner, and graduate students Dane Bell, Noah Nelson, and Mohammed Al-Sammak visited Paulo Freire Freedom School on Wednesday, April 17. The students of Paulo Freire Freedom School were able to learn about baby babble, the Tohono O’odham and Mutsun American Indian... read more