Our Faculty

Linguistics courses are taught by 7 full-time faculty members. We also currently have 4 graduate teaching assistants (GTAs) who teach introductory linguistics courses and/or assist with grading.

Professors & Instructors:

  • Prisca Augustyn
    • semiotics, ecolinguistics, introductory & general linguistics courses
    • on sabbatical in Fall 2019
  • Geraldine Blattner
    • applied linguistics & TESOL, sociolinguistics, French linguistics, introductory & general linguistics courses
  • Michael Hamilton
    • morphology & syntax, semantics, field methods, introductory & general linguistics courses
  • Viktor Kharlamov
    • phonetics & phonology, psycholinguistics, research methods, introductory & general linguistics courses
    • Program Head for Linguistics & Director of the ESL Studies Certificate
  • Martha Mendoza
    • semantics & pragmatics, cognitive linguistics, grammaticalization, endangered languages, Spanish linguistics
    • on sabbatical in Fall 2019 & Spring 2020
  • Romain Rivaux
    • translation, sociolinguistics, historical linguistics, research methods, French linguistics, introductory & general linguistics courses
  • Justin White
    • second language acquisition, bilingualism, forensic linguistics, Spanish linguistics

GTAs: