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Research faculty

Jila GHOMESHI (BA York; MA, PhD Toronto)
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Syntax, morphology, syntax-pragmatics interface, Persian
 
Robert HAGIWARA (BA Washington; MA, PhD UCLA)
email; webpage; 204-474-6998
Phonetic theory, acoustic phonetics, segmental and prosodic variation, individual and group variation; English, Lushootseed (Salishan), Garifuna (Arawakan)
 
Terry JANZEN (BEd Saskatchewan, MA Manitoba, PhD New Mexico)
email; webpage; 204-474-7081  Department Head
ASL morphology and syntax, grammaticization, discourse pragmatics, ASL/English interpretation; ASL, signed languages
 
Verónica LOUREIRO-RODRIGUEZ (BA Universidade de Santiago de Compostela; MA Colorado-Boulder; PhD California-Davis)
email; webpage; 204-474-9463
Sociolinguistics, Hispanic and Galician sociolinguistics, language and identity, code switching, Galician hip-hop
 
Lorna A MacDONALD (BA Trent, MA Calgary, PhD Manitoba)
email; 204-474-8238
Functional syntax, language universals, typology, first language acquisition; Tauya, Papuan languages

Will OXFORD (BA, MA Memorial; PhD Toronto)
emailwebpage, 204-474-9623
            Syntactic theory, phonological theory, Algonquian linguistics, language documentation 

David H PENTLAND (BA Manitoba; MA, PhD Toronto)
email; webpage; 204-474-9187
Historical and comparative linguistics, dialectology, philological methods, language and culture, prehistory; Algonquian, Indoeuropean, Métchif [Joint appointment, Linguistics and Anthropology]
 
Nicole ROSEN (BA, Queen's University; MA/PhD University of Toronto)
email;webpage; 204-474-8568
            Areas of specialization: Michif language and linguistics, Canadian French, Algonquian
            languages.
Kevin RUSSELL (BSc Manitoba; MA, PhD USC)
email; webpage; 204-474-9620
Phonology, morphology, computational modelling, narrative analysis; Cree, Dakota, ASL
 
Erin WILKINSON (BA Wellesley, MA Gallaudet, PhD New Mexico)
email;webpage; 204-272-1665
Signed language linguistics, cognitive-functional linguistics, language typology
 

Professor emeritus

H C WOLFART (BA[equiv] Freiburg, MA Cornell, PhD Yale)
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Text-based analysis, history of linguistics, oral literature; Cree, Algonquian, Latin, Low Alemanic
 

Senior scholar

Moshe NAHIR (BA Bar-Ilan; MA, PhD Pittsburgh)
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Sociolinguistics, language planning, applied linguistics; modern Hebrew
 

Staff

Heather CHERPAKO
email ; 204-474-9596
Department Administrator
 
Sherra YOROBE
email ; 204-474-7959
ASL-English Interpreter
 

Graduate students

Hanadi AZHARI
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Syntax, grammaticalization, sociolinguistics, psycholinguistics  (PhD; JG)
 
Sabrina BELLONIA
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Sociolinguistics, language acquisition, bilingualism (MA; VLR)

Viktoria BOKOVA
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Phonetics, phonology, discourse phonology, pragmatics, Ukrainian, Russian, English (PhD;KR/RH)
 
Owen CAMPBELL
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Sociolinguistics, sociophonetics, style shifting in the gay male language (MA; VLR)
 
Chantale CENERINI
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            Michif (PhD; NR)

Kevin ENNS
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            Cognitive linguistics (MA; KR)

Gabriel GOTO ESCUDERO
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            Sociolinguistics, bilingualism (Pre-MA; EW)

Marzieh HADEI
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Language contact, sociolinguistics, bilingualism (PhD; VLR)
 
Khashayar (Kay) HAMIDZADEH
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Psycholinguistics, neurolinguistics, cognitive linguistics, computational linguistics, Persian, Guarani (PhD;KR)

 

 

Lanlan LI
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        Sociolinguistics, language variation and change, language policy (PhD; NR)

 

 

Amani Omar Seraj MAKKAWI
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Syntax, Makkan Arabic (PhD;JG)
 
Trang Thu NGUYEN
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Cognitive linguistics, semantics, pragmatics, ASL (PhD; EW)
 
Sara QUINTON
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General (MA; TJ)
Yuliya REZVUKHINA
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Sociolinguistics, regional linguistics, lexicology (MA; NR)
Hai Thi Thanh TRAN
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        Cognitive semantics, grammar, pragmatics (PhD; TJ)
 
Alikali TURAY
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Phonology, phonetic transcription, translation, syntax, morphology (PhD; RH)
 
Irina VOLCHOK
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Psycholinguistics, language acquisition (MA; RH)

Vivian XU
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            Algonquian language (PhD; Oxford)