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Gabriela De la Cruz-Sánchez's picture
Gabriela De la Cruz-Sánchez
Teaching Assistant
Email: gabrieladelacruz@email.arizona.edu
I am currently doing a PhD in Linguistics with a major in language documentation and phonology. My research focuses on SLAT, semantics at the NP level, sociolinguistics, phonology and toponyms.    I have done a bit of touristic enterprises. I have been an instructor since 2009, in person and online...
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Wilson de Lima Silva
Assistant Professor
Email: wdelimasilva@email.arizona.edu
I'm an Assistant Professor in the Department of Linguistics. I direct the M.A. Program in Native American Languages & Linguistics (also known as NAMA). I'm a field linguist with formal training in theoretical linguistics and language documentation & revitalization. I conduct research in the...
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Richard A. Demers
Distinguished Professor, Emeritus
Email: demers@email.arizona.edu
Dr. Demers has always had a special interest in natural science, and his interest in linguistics is a special case of this interest. His undergraduate degree is in physics and he has continued to follow developments in all of the sciences by undertaking broad readings. Within the field of...
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Timothy Dentry
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stanley donahoo
Email: stanleydonahoo@email.arizona.edu
PhD Candidate--research interests in psycho- and neurolinguistics, as well as experimental pragmatics.
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Channing Donaldson
Email: channingd@email.arizona.edu
I am an aspiring PhD candidate currently in my first year of the Human Language & Technology MS program.
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Naatosi Fish
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Sandiway Fong
Associate Professor
Email: sandiway@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-0549
Office: Douglass 311
Human Language Technology MA Program Coordinator: I am a computational linguist. I am interested in all aspects of language and computation. I direct the Human Language Technology (HLT) Master's program. I am an associate professor both in the department of linguistics and also computer science. ...
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Amy Fountain
Associate Professor of Practice
Email: avf@arizona.edu
Office: Douglass 224
My training is in Anthropology and Linguistics (Ph.D. UA, Anthropology and Linguistics Joint Program 1998).  I have been at the University of Arizona in one capacity or other - most involving undergraduate teaching -  since 1986, and have also taught at Pima Community College.  In addition to my...
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Andrea Fulgham
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Santiago Gea
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Jonathan Geary
Graduate Teaching Associate
Email: jonathangeary@email.arizona.edu
Seventh-Year PhD Candidate. Interested in: Nisenan, Ičiškíin/Sahaptin, Piipaash (Pee-Posh, Maricopa), psycholinguistics (e.g. morphological processing, word recognition), historical linguistics (e.g. contact-induced change, morphological change, reanalysis), language documentation and...
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LouAnn Gerken
Affiliate Faculty
Email: gerken@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-4327
Office: Psychology 330
I am interested in how infants and young children learn and how general learning mechanisms, such as hypothesis generation and selection, can be used in service of learning language.
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Phil Goddard
Email: philgoddard@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 9512967410
My professional background is in customer experience research and interface design. This fall I enrolled in the HLT masters online to deepen my skills in analyzing qualitative research since qual often contains the key to understanding customer decision making and emotions. I hope to learn and...
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Jesus Gonzalez Franco
Graduate Teaching Associate — Fourth-Year Doctoral Student
Email: jeg7@email.arizona.edu
Office: In person or via Zoom (email for more info)
I am currently a fourth-year doctoral student and graduate teaching associate (GTA) at the University of Arizona focusing on language revitalization, morphology, phonology and phonetics.  My primary research interests center on issues in endangered language documentation and revitalization, the...
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Melanie Gounas
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Robert Gray
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Stephen Guertler
Email: guertlers@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 6035210698
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Florian Hafner
Lecturer at UMass
Email: florianhafner@email.arizona.edu
Office: n/a
I started out young an innocent studying to become an English teacher. Teaching is my innate passion and there's nothing more fun to teach young people on their way to future success. I then majored in English and decided to do my MA with a minor in TEFL. I also spent some time at the California...
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Gus Hahn-Powell
Assistant Professor
Email: hahnpowell@arizona.edu
Office: Douglass 228
I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Linguistics.  I also hold appointments in the Cognitive Science GIDP and the Computational Social Science Graduate Certificate Program.  My research centers around machine reading for scientific discovery.  In other words, I build and design...
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Lucy Hall Hartley
Email: lucyhallhartley@email.arizona.edu
Office: Douglass 110
PhD Candidate in Linguistics
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Raini Hallman
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Mike Hammond
Professor
Email: hammond@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-5759
Office: Douglass 308
I am a professor in the Department of Linguistics. I also have appointments in the Cognitive Science Program and the Second Language Acquisition and Teaching Program. My research is in the areas of phonology, psycholinguistics, computational linguistics, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic, and poetic meter. I...
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Yiseul Han
Email: yiseulhan@arizona.edu
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Rachel Hansen
Coverdell Fellow
Email: rachelhansen@email.arizona.edu
First year HLT student, interested in voice technology and under-resourced languages
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Heidi Harley
Professor
Email: hharley@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-3554
Office: Communications 114B
In the fall of 1999, I began working as an Assistant Professor at the University of Arizona in the Department of Linguistics, and I've been here ever since. Besides the Linguistics Department, I'm also part of the Cognitive Science program and the Second Language Acquisition and Teaching program.I...
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Meg Harvey
PhD Candidate
Email: mharvey3@email.arizona.edu
I'm a PhD candidate focusing on language revitalization and morphology. Currently I work on the Hiaki Language Research and Documentation Project (http://arizonahiaki.org/about/), the Tunica Language Project (http...
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Robert Henderson
Associate Professor
Email: rhenderson@email.arizona.edu
Office: Communication 306
The semantics of human languages involves complex representations and operations over those representations. The goal of my research is to design logics in which one can define representations and operations over those representations that closely mimic what is observed in human languages. This...
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Shahriar Hormozi
Graduate Teaching & Research Assistant
Email: shahriarhormozi@email.arizona.edu
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Michael Howell
NLP Analyst & Developer
Email: michaelinwords@gmail.com
First-year MS student in the Human Language Technology program
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