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David P Birdsong

Professor, French Linguistics

birdsong@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-7299 |
HRH 2.122

Education: Ph.D., Harvard University, Romance Languages and Literatures

Interests: second language acquisition, psycholinguistics, bilingualism, French linguistics

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Carl S Blyth

Associate Professor, French Linguistics

cblyth@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-7600 |
HRH 3.114A

Education: Ph.D., French Linguistics, Cornell University

Interests: Applied linguistics (instructional technology, corpus linguistics, pedagogical grammar); French sociolinguistics (style, stance and interaction); Discourse studies (narrative analysis, cultural scripts, indexicality)

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Barbara E. Bullock

Professor, French Linguistics

bbullock@austin.utexas.edu |
HRH 3.108B

Education: Ph.D., Linguistics, Delaware

Interests: Code-switching; bilingualism and language contact; language variation and change; sociophonetics; computational and corpus linguistics

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Patience L. Epps

Professor, Department of Linguistics

pattieepps@austin.utexas.edu

Education: Ph.D., Linguistic Anthropology, University of Virginia

Interests: Descriptive and documentary work on indigenous Amazonian languages, typology, language contact and language change

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Zenzi M. Griffin

Professor, Department of Psychology

zgriffin@utexas.edu |
SEA 5.214

Education: Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Interests: Language production, speech errors, personal names, and psycholinguistics

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Lars Hinrichs

Associate Professor, Department of English

larshinrichs@utexas.edu

Education: Ph.D., 2006, English Linguistics, University of Freiburg

Interests: Sociolinguistics; anthropological linguistics; corpus linguistics, Pidgins and Creoles; computer-mediated communication

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Patricia Kyle

Director of Online Instruction, French

patricia.kyle@austin.utexas.edu |
512 471 2200 |
HRH 3.108C

Education: PHD French Linguistics, Indiana University Bloomington

Interests: Language Learning and Instruction, Second Language Acquisition, Teaching Languages with Technology, Digital Instructional Design

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Knud P. Lambrecht

Professor Emeritus, French Linguistics

lambrec@utexas.edu

Education: PhD, University of California at Berkeley

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Richard P. Meier

Professor, Department of Linguistics

rmeier@austin.utexas.edu

Education: Ph.D., University of California, San Diego

Interests: Linguistics of signed languages, American Sign Language, first language acquisition

Jean-Pierre Montreuil

Professor, French Linguistics

jpmontreuil@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-6555 |
HRH 3.108A

Education: PhD, Romance Linguistics, The University of Texas at Austin

Interests: Theoretical phonology and morphology; prosody, dialectology

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Marc Pierce

Associate Professor, Department of Germanic Studies

mpierc@austin.utexas.edu

Education: Ph.D, Germanic Linguistics, University of Michigan

Interests: Historical linguistics, Germanic linguistics and philology, history of linguistics, phonology, Scandinavian studies

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Cinzia Russi

Associate Professor, French Linguistics

russi@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-7024 |
HRH 3.110B

Education: Ph.D., 2003, Linguistics, University of Washington

Interests: Historical linguistics, Grammaticalization, Aspectualizers, Morphosyntax, Morphology, Italian Dialects, Comparative Romance Linguistics, Cognitive Grammar, Pragmatics, Lexical Semantics

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Almeida Jacqueline Toribio

Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese

toribio@austin.utexas.edu

Education: Ph.D., 1993, Linguistics, Cornell University

Interests: Bilingualism and language contact, morphology, syntax, sociolinguistics, Caribbean studies, US Latino and border studies, Afro-Latin American and African studies


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