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Gladys Camacho Rios

Graduate student

gladys.camacho@utexas.edu

Interests: Quechua phonology, the grammar and semantics of the verbal morphology, and morphosyntax.

Kennedy Castillo

Graduate student

Yejin Cho

Graduate student

ycho@utexas.edu |
RLP 4.400, W3

Interests: Computational Semantics, Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning

Gabriella Chronis

Graduate student

firstnamelastname@utexas.edu

Interests: Distributional semantics, figurative language and metaphor, lexical meaning in context

Frances Cooley

Assistant Instructor

cooley.frances@utexas.edu |
RLP 4.426

Education: PhD, University of Texas at Austin

Caitlin Coons

Assistant Instructor

caitiecoons@utexas.edu |
RLP 4.400 E10

Education: M.S. Linguistics, Georgetown University

Interests: syntax & morphology of signed languages; linguistic typology; language contact; forensic linguistics; Mexican Sign Language (LSM)

Kristin Denlinger

Graduate student

Michael Everdell

Assisstant Instructor

everdellm@utexas.edu |
RLP 4.426

Education: PhD, University of Texas, Austin

Interests: Uto-Aztecan languages, morpholgy, syntax, historical linguistics, suppletion, defectiveness

Austin German

Graduate student

ag68349@utexas.edu

Interests: emerging sign languages; language documentation & description

Venkata S Govindarajan

Graduate student

venkatasg@utexas.edu

Interests: Computational Semantics and Pragmatics

Zhe-Chen Guo

Graduate student

zcadamguo@utexas.edu

Interests: Experimental phonetics; Phonology; Psycholinguistics

Ambrocio Gutierrez Lorenzo

Graduate Student

Barrett Hamp

Graduate student

Eric Holgate

Teaching Assistant

holgate@utexas.edu

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Cristian R. Juárez

Doctoral Candidate on Graduate Student Continuing Fellowship (2020-2021)

cristianrj@utexas.edu

Education: M.A. in Linguistics, Universidad de Sonora (México)

Interests: Synchronic and Diachronic Linguistics, Morphosyntax, Linguistic Typology, Language Documentation, South American Languages, Spanish Variation

Ekaterina Levina

Graduate student

ekaterina.levina@utexas.edu |
CLA 4.600

Dag Lindeberg

Graduate student

Laura Manor

Graduate student

manor@utexas.edu |
CLA 4.400 E4

Interests: NLP, Summarization, Style Transfer, Legal Linguistics

Kirsten Meemann

Assistant Instructor

kirsten.meemann@utexas.edu |
CLA 4.400 W8

Education: M.A.in Linguistics, University of Würzburg

Interests: Experimental Phonetics; Psycholinguistics

Lorena Orjuela

Graduate student

lorena.orjuela@utexas.edu

Education: M.A. in Linguistics, Universidade de São Paulo

Interests: Experimental Phonetics; Sociophonetics; Dialectology; Language documentation; South American indigenous languages

Seyeon Park

Graduate student

Jaime Perez Gonzalez

Assistant Instructor

locosingo@hotmail.com |
5123511671

Education: M.A. in Linguistics, Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Superiores en Antropología Social (CIESAS), UT Austin

Interests: Mayan Linguistics, Syntax, Semantics, Language Documentation and Language Revitalization

Sofia Pierson

Graduate student

spierson [at] utexas [dot] edu

Interests: acquisition, Totontepec Mixe, child language, language documentation and description

May Helena Plumb

Graduate student

mayhplumb@utexas.edu |
CLA 4.700 E12

Education: B.A., Haverford College

Interests: Language Documentation, Zapotec Languages, Syntax/Semantics, Philology, Digital Scholarship

Justin Power

Graduate student

justin.power@utexas.edu

Education: MA Linguistics, University of North Dakota

Interests: Linguistics of signed languages; Language contact; Historical linguistics; Persian

Sarah Ransom-Laud

Graduate student

sarah.ransomlaud@austin.utexas.edu

Education: B.A. Linguistics, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Interests: Acoustics, lexical architecture, memory, methods, music, networks, philosophy of science, programming, prosody

Scott Spicer

Graduate student

scottspicer@utexas.edu

Interests: Lexical semantics, syntax-semantics interface; Semitic languages

James Tandy

Graduate student

jtandy@utexas.edu

Education: B.A. Linguistics, Anthropology, University of Kansas

Interests: Mayan languages, historical linguistics, morphological theory, corpus linguistics

Mackenzie Walters

Assistant Instructor

mcwalters@utexas.edu |
CLA 4.304 W13

Education: BA in Linguistics and Anthropology, MA in Anthropology, MA in Linguistics, Tulane University, University of Texas at Austin

Interests: historical and comparative linguistics, phonology, morphology, epigraphy, Mayan languages

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Paige Erin Wheeler

Assistant Instructor

pewheeler@utexas.edu |
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Education: M.A., Linguistics, University of Texas at Austin

Interests: Angaite (Enlhet-Enenlhet) language, language documentation, phonology and prosody

Elijah Wilder

Graduate student

Elizabeth Wood

Graduate student

elizabethwood@utexas.edu |
CLA 4.400 W6

Education: M.A. in Linguistics, University of Texas at Austin

Interests: Language documentation and description, Mayan languages, K'iche', phonetics and phonology, vowels, stress


  • Department of Linguistics

    University of Texas at Austin
    305 E. 23rd Street STOP B5100
    Robert L. Patton Hall (RLP) 4.304
    Austin, TX 78712
    512-471-1701