List of Faculty Members-Department of Linguistics

Last Update: September 2022

AHN, Suzy

Assistant Professor

Laryngeal contrasts, ultrasound imaging of speech, speech production, phonetics-phonology interface, phonology-morphology interface, phonological and phonetic representations

 

BRUNELLE, Marc

Professor

Phonology, phonetics, tone and intonation, register and voicing, sound change, effect of language contact on sound systems, Southeast Asian linguistics

 

FENNELL, Christopher

Professor (cross-appointed, Department of Psychology)

Early word learning, infant bilingualism, infant speech perception

 

LAPIERRE, André

Emeritus Professor

Onomastics, lexicography, sociolinguistics

 

LEVEY, Stephen

Associate Professor

Urban dialectology and linguistic change, the language of adolescents and preadolescents from a variationist perspective, Pidgin and Creole languages

 

LICERAS, Juana

Distinguished Professor (cross-appointed, Department of Modern Languages and Literature)

Language acquisition, Spanish and general linguistics, psycholinguistics, contrastive and descriptive grammar

 

MATHIEU, Éric

Professor

French linguistics, syntax-semantics interface, Algonquian linguistics

 

MCMULLIN, Kevin

Assistant Professor

Theoretical phonology, experimental phonology, consonant harmony and dissimilation, formal models of learnability, artificial language learning.

 

OTT, Dennis

Associate Professor

Syntax, Germanic linguistics, philosophy of language

 

POPLACK, Shana

Professor

Linguistic variation and change, language contact and bilingualism, Romance linguistics, Canadian French and English

 

RIVERO, María Luisa Rivero

Emeritus Professor

Syntax, comparative and historical linguistics, Romance and Slavic languages, languages of the Balkan region

 

SABOURIN, Laura

Associate Professor

Psycholinguistics, first and second language processing, neural organization of language

 

SALANOVA, Andrés

Associate Professor

Descriptive linguistics (of Amerindian languages), semantics, morphosyntax

 

ZAMUNER, Tania

Professor

First language acquisition, psycholinguistics, developmental speech perception and production, lexical development