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
Assistant Vice
Assistant Professor
L2 acquisition, L2 pronunciation, TESOL, speech perception and... (More)
Director, Grad Studies; LRDC Center Associate
L2 Acquisition, TESOL, Syntax & Semantics
Associate Professor
Hispanic Linguistics, L2 Acquisition, Sociolinguistic Variation,... (More)
Chair, Department of
Language & gender, stance, ethnicity, language change, Pittsburgh... (More)
Associate Professor
Sound and Hispanic Linguistics. Intonation, rhythm and tone;... (More)
Assistant Professor
Sociolinguistics, Computational linguistics, Phonetics, Language... (More)

Linguistics Teaching Faculty

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

Instructor, LCTL Program Coordinator, LCTL Minors Advisor
Teaching Professor, Arabic Instructor (Egyptian/Levantine), Arabic Language Program Coordinator, Arabic Certificate Advisor, Certified ILR OPI Tester (Egyptian Arabic)
Arabic Language and Culture Certificate
Teaching Professor
Director, RHLMC
Computational linguistics, corpus linguistics, NLP
Senior Instructor, ASL Program Coordinator, ASL Certificate Advisor
American Sign Language Certificate Coordinator
Teaching Assistant Professor
Director, Undergraduate
Language change, linguistic typology, phonetic perception
Teaching Professor
Director, Less-Commonly-
Phonetics, ASL, Structure and Sociolinguistics of ASL
Teaching Professor
Director, ELI
L2 Acquisition, TESOL, pedagogy
Teaching Associate Professor
ESL Coordinator
L2 Acquisition, Linguistic Structures
Visiting Teaching Assistant Professor
Teaching Associate Professor
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.

Professor of foreign language education,
Applied linguistics, second and foreign language...
Associate Professor, English Education and
Critical Language Pedagogy, code-switching, code-meshing
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...
Assistant Professor, Philosophy &
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology
Adult second language learning, bilingualism, within and...
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology
Adult sentence comprehension; syntactic, semantic and...