Department Directory

Enter a name and/or lastname
Mohsen Mahdavi Mazdeh's picture
Mohsen Mahdavi Mazdeh
Email: mahdavi@email.arizona.edu
I'm a PhD candidate in linguistics. My main area of interest is quantitative poetic meters. Currently my focus is on Persian and Arabic, but the ambitious ultimate goal of the project is to provide a theory of quantitative meters that accounts for the meter inventories and poetic licenses of...
[more information]
Joseph Marks's picture
Joseph Marks
[more information]
Ben Martin's picture
Ben Martin
Email: bamartin@email.arizona.edu
[more information]
Cassidy Martin's picture
Cassidy Martin
[more information]
Kerry McCullough's picture
Kerry McCullough
Email: kmccullough@email.arizona.edu
I am a 2nd year PhD student originally from Auburn, California. I received my BA in linguistics and my BS in journalism from the University of Kansas. My reserach interests involve phonology and Celtic languages.
[more information]
Isabel McKay's picture
Isabel McKay
Email: icm@email.arizona.edu
Office: Douglass 222
I'm a fourth-year PhD student from Ann Arbor, MI.  I do work on the morphosyntax of object agreement languages and on written online conversational pragmatics (specifically emoji and written laughter on Twitter).
[more information]
Cecile McKee's picture
Cecile McKee
Professor
Email: mckee@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-2188
Office: Communication 316
Professor, Linguistics Department Director, Developmental Psycholinguistics Laboratory, Linguistics Department My research emphasizes language and literacy development, as well as children's informal science learning. My main collaborators:...
[more information]
Dave Medeiros's picture
Dave Medeiros
[more information]
Joshua Meyer's picture
Joshua Meyer
Email: joshuameyer@email.arizona.edu
I am a Second Year PhD Student in Theoretical Linguistics. My main interests are syntax and psycholinguistics with focus on bilingual first language acquisition. My research also relates to the structure of Slavic and Turkic languages.
[more information]
Kristina Mihajlovic's picture
Kristina Mihajlovic
Email: kmihajlovic@email.arizona.edu
Second-year PhD student primarily interested in phonology, but more specifically interested in language change and variation, especially as it relates to South Slavic languages.
[more information]
Sarah Mountain's picture
Sarah Mountain
[more information]
Rana Nabors's picture
Rana Nabors
Email: rnnabors@email.arizona.edu
Fourth Year PhD Student Interests: Persian syntax and morphology & bilingualism 2013 Taleghani Fellowship Award Recipient
[more information]
Noah Nelson's picture
Noah Nelson
Graduate Associate
Email: noahnelson@email.arizona.edu
I am a 5th year Ph.D. student of Linguistics, with a minor concentration in Cognitive Science. In addition to my linguistic pursuits, I love to cook, and occasionally brew my own beer and cider.
[more information]
Christina Laree Newhall's picture
Christina Laree Newhall
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Email: newhallc@email.arizona.edu
Joint Anthropology and Linguistics (ANLI) Ph.D Student Intrests include: identity, cultural and linguistic revitalization and maintenance, decolonization practices, and the effects of globalization on indigenous populations.
[more information]
Jian Gang Ngui's picture
Jian Gang Ngui
Email: jgngui@email.arizona.edu
I am a second-year student in the Linguistics PhD programme.  My primary interests are in syntactic theory and the syntax-semantics interface. Topics I've worked on include ellipsis in sluicing and fragments in Colloquial Singapore English, optional/partial WH-movement in Colloquial Singapore...
[more information]
Janet Nicol's picture
Janet Nicol
Professor, Linguistics, Psychology and Cognitive Science
Email: nicol@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-8184
Office: Communication 314A
My research is about language; specifically, how people learn it, produce it, and understand it.  
[more information]
Remo Nitschke's picture
Remo Nitschke
GTA
Email: nitschke@email.arizona.edu
First year in the linguistics Phd. I currently work on the Syntax of German adjectives and on topics pertaining the evolution of language.
[more information]
Diane Ohala's picture
Diane Ohala
Associate Professor, Career Track; Director of Undergraduate Studies
Email: ohalad@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-5984
Office: Communication 301
Department of Linguistics Undergraduate Advisor and Honors Advisor
[more information]
Jaime Parchment's picture
Jaime Parchment
Email: jparch@email.arizona.edu
Dissertator, Phd Program: Linguistics computational linguistics, phonetics, acquisition, speech synthesis, HMMs, optimality theory
[more information]
Seongjin Park's picture
Seongjin Park
Graduate Research Assistant
Email: seongjinpark@email.arizona.edu
Office: Douglass 316
I'm third year PhD student in Linguistics. I received BA and MA in English Linguistics from Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Seoul, Korea. I am interested in phonetics, speech processing, and computational linguistics.  Now, I am working as a research assistant in Douglass Phonetics Lab. I...
[more information]
Colleen Patton's picture
Colleen Patton
Email: cpatton@email.arizona.edu
In Fall 2018, I'm a Visiting Postgrad Researcher at the University of Edinburgh, under sponsorship from Dr. Wilson McLeod, while I conduct fieldwork research regarding Scottish Gaelic language revitalization. You can check out the Department I'm affiliated with here : ...
[more information]
George-Michael Pescaru's picture
George-Michael Pescaru
Email: gmpescaru@email.arizona.edu
First Year PhD Student About me: I was born in Bucharest, Romania, but I was raised in Boise, Idaho.  I am the PAC-12's number one fan, with undergraduate degrees from Washington and an MA from Utah. Research interests: Currently, I am a phonologist. As far as that goes, I am especially...
[more information]
Donovan Pete's picture
Donovan Pete
Email: dpete@email.arizona.edu
Office: Douglass, Room 232
Ya’at’eeh, Shidine'é, ShiKé'í, adóó Shikwaiisinii. ʼÁdóoneʼé nishłínígíí ʼéí Naakaii Diné nishli. Dziłtaah Diné'e Kinyaa'aanii bashichiin. Ma’ii Deeshgiizhnii dashicheii. Na'toh Diné Tachii’nii dashinali. ʼÁkótʼéego ʼéí haastiin nishłį́. Tsin Nasbąs Siʼąh dę́ę́ʼ nashá. Kʼaad, bá ʼóltaʼí nishłį́ʼ. I...
[more information]
Massimo Piattelli-Palmarini's picture
Massimo Piattelli-Palmarini
Professor
Email: massimo@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-6913
Office: Communication 305
Piattelli-Palmarini and Medeiros on the Physics of Language Massimo Piattelli-Palmarini and David Medeiros will be presenting papers at the First International Symposium on the Physics of...
[more information]
John Powell's picture
John Powell
University Fellow
Email: jwpowell@email.arizona.edu
John W. W. Powell is a PhD student of Linguistics at the University of Arizona. His research interest are in syntax, historical linguistics, language documentation, revitalization, and maintenance of Indigenous languages. For his dissertation, he is researching comparative and historical Yuman...
[more information]
Andrea Ramon's picture
Andrea Ramon
Lecturer
Email: andrearamon@email.arizona.edu
[more information]
Jessica Ray's picture
Jessica Ray
Email: jessicaray@email.arizona.edu
Fourth Year Joint PhD Student, Anthropology and Linguistics. I am interested particularly in phonetics, phonology, African American English, and Hip Hop linguistics. In regards to Anthropology, I am interested broadly in the intersections of race, gender, and language. I am interested in the...
[more information]
Leah Rice's picture
Leah Rice
Email: lcrice@email.arizona.edu
Fourth Year PhD Student Major: Adult Psycholinguistics Minor: Speech Language and Hearing Sciences   My interests include: sentence processing, neurolinguistics, psycholinguistics, lexical access, and aphasia research.    Current projects include neuroimaging studies of morphological processing in...
[more information]
Damian Yukio Romero Diaz's picture
Damian Yukio Romero Diaz
Email: damianiji@email.arizona.edu
MS Student, Human Language Technology. My main academical interests are in frequencies and usage-based models of language. As of Fall, 2015, I started undertaking both the PhD in Spanish and an the HLT MS in the Linguistics Department.  Things I enjoy in my personal time are:  dancing, reading,...
[more information]
Jaycie Ryrholm Martin's picture
Jaycie Ryrholm Martin
Email: jayciem@email.arizona.edu
Third year PhD student. Psycholinguistics, multilingualism, acquisition. I am interested in crosslinguistic influence in multilingual language acquisition.
[more information]

Pages