Linguistics Faculty

Larysa Bobrova (PhD, Pennsylvania State University)

Assistant Teaching Professor of English
Areas: Second Language Writing, Concept-based Instruction in ESL Writing, Sociocultural Approaches to Second/Foreign Language Teaching

Tony Cimasko (PhD, Purdue University)

Lecturer in English and ESL Composition Coordinator
Areas: Second-language writing, participation by second language learners in mixed L1/L2 classrooms, multimodal composing, and mismatches between student expectations and writing program standards

So Young Lee
 (PhD, Stony Brook University)

Assistant Professor
Areas: Computational linguistics, Neurolinguistics, Cognitive psychology

Patrick Murphy (PhD, University of Wisconsin)

Professor of English
Areas: Old and Middle English literature, Medievalism, History of the English Language, Comics and Graphic Novels

Vincent J. Palozzi (PhD, Indiana University Bloomington)

Associate Teaching Professor
Areas: Discourse Analysis, Research Methods in Sociolinguistics, Language Planning and Policy, Sociolinguistics, Second Language Acquisition, TESOL Pedagogy

Aaron Shield
 (PhD, University of Texas)

Associate Professor - Linguistics Program Director
Areas: Language acquisition, signed languages, and language differences and disorders. 

Peter Torres
Peter Joseph Torres (PhD, Linguistics, University of California, Davis)

Visiting Assistant Professor and Heanon Wilkins Faculty Fellow
Areas: Applied sociolinguistics, discourse analysis, language policy, corpus linguistics, sociophonetics, doctor-patient interactions.

Linguists in other Departments

Daryl Baldwin, Myaamia Center
Elizabeth M. Bergman, German, Russian, Asian, and Middle Eastern Languages and Cultures
James Bielo, Anthropology
David Costa, Myaamia Center
Marisol del-Teso-Craviotto, Spanish and Portuguese
Amber Franklin, Speech Pathology & Audiology
Leah Henson, Spanish and Portuguese
John Jeep
, German, Russian, Asian, and Middle Eastern Languages and Cultures 
Hunter Lockwood, Myaamia Center
David Francis Motta, Spanish and Portuguese
Leighton C. Peterson, Anthropology 
Russell Simonsen, Spanish and Portuguese
Zara TorloneHavighurst Center for Russian and Post-Soviet Studies
Kenneth WirebackSpanish and Portuguese 
Tomoyuki Yabe, German, Russian, Asian, and Middle Eastern Languages and Cultures