Core Linguistics Faculty

Linguistics Research Faculty

Graduate faculty in the linguistics department whose main focus is research and who can advise a PhD thesis.

Assistant Professor
Psycholinguistics, Bilingualism, Speech Production & Perception
Associate Professor
Chair, Department of
Pidgins & Creoles, Language variation & change
Professor
Director of English; Center Associate,
2L Acquisition, TESOL, Syntax & Semantics
Assistant Professor
Hispanic Linguistics, 2L Acquisition, Sociolinguistic Variation
Professor
Language & gender, stance, ethnicity, language change, Pittsburgh... (More)
Assistant Professor
Intonation, rhythm and tone, acquisition of L1 and L2 prosody, cross... (More)
Assistant Professor
Syntax, Lexical Functional Grammar, Austronesian languages,... (More)

Linguistics Teaching Faculty

Faculty who teach in our linguistics programs and/or administer our certificate programs.

Instructor
LCTL Coordinator
Lecturer
Arabic Language; Certified ILR OPI
Arabic Language and Culture Certificate
Lecturer
Director, Robert
Computational linguistics, corpus linguistics, NLP
Instructor
ASL Certificate
American Sign Language Certificate Coordinator
Visiting Lecturer
Language change, linguistic typology, phonetic perception
Senior Lecturer
Director, Undergraduate; Director, Less-Commonly-
Phonetics, ASL, Structure and Sociolinguistics of ASL
Senior Lecturer
Associate Director, ELI
2L Acquisition, TESOL, pedagogy
Lecturer
ESL Coordinator
2L Acquisition, Linguistic Structures
Lecturer
Associate Director, ELI
Linguistic Structures, ESL
Lecturer
Linguistic Internship; Cultural and Linguistic
Conversation analysis, Sociolinguistics, Arabic Linguistics

Affiliated Faculty

People housed in other departments at Pitt and at Carnegie Mellon University who contribute to graduate student research.

Assistant Professor of Anthropology,
Ethnicity, Nationalism and the State, South Asia, Language...
Professor of foreign language education,
Applied linguistics, second and foreign language...
Associate Professor, English Education and
Critical Language Pedagogy, code-switching, code-meshing
Paul Mellon Distinguished Professor of
Discourse analysis, discourse and grammar, Germanic...
Professor of Rhetoric and Linguistics,
Discourse analysis, sociolinguistics, linguistic...
Associate Professor, Carnegie Mellon
Lexical-functional grammar, lexical semantics, machine...
Professor of psychology and linguistics
Psycholinguistics, reading, comprehension, language and...
Professor of philosophy, Carnegie Mellon
Natural language semantics and pragmatics, philosophy of...
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology
Adult second language learning, bilingualism, within and...
Paul Mellon Distinguished Professor of
Applied linguistics, individual differences in second...
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology
Adult sentence comprehension; syntactic, semantic and...