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.

Spring 2015 Independent Study Opportunities!

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Malakeh Taleghani Scholarship

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Spring 2015 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 Department of Linguistics is excited for Dr. Robert Henderson to join the UofA! Robert finished his PhD at UC Santa Cruz in 2012 before taking a postdoc at McGill University. He is coming to the University of Arizona from Wayne State University in Detroit, where he has been an assistant... read more
On March 16, Noam Chomsky met with the UA Department of Linguistics. Graduate students had one-on-one time with Noam to ask him about Linguistics.