Two linguists were honored at this year’s Yale University Commencement.
This year, Hadas will be teaching Semantics I & II, a seminar on questions and focus, and a freshman seminar. Her work focuses on the semantics/pragmatics interface.
We are thrilled to announce that Jason Shaw and Jim Wood will be joining the faculty of the Yale Linguistics department as Assistant Professors starting in Fall 2016.
His dissertation, Forming wh-questions in Shona: A comparative Bantu perspective, examines the derivational relationships among the several types of wh-questions in Shona.
Congrats to Emily, who will be Visiting Assistant Professor of linguistics at Swarthmore College this fall!
Congratulations to our linguistics degree recipients!
He will be assistant professor of philosophy beginning in August.
Congrats on your new position, Emily!
After graduating last May, Amalia has spent this academic year doing fieldwork on Máíhɨ̃ki in Peru. In the fall she will continue this research at UC Berkeley.
Our seniors will be presenting their senior essays in April and graduating in May!
Congrats to Leandro, who is now an Analytical Linguist in Google’s LA office as of July 29!
Yale Linguistics is happy to announce the promotions of Claire Bowern to Tenure, and Ashwini Deo and Gaja Jarosz to Associate Professor. Congratulations!
Assistant Professor Ashwini Deo has received the National Science Foundation’s CAREER grant, the Foundation’s most prestigious award for junior faculty.
Congratulations to Argyro Katsika on her postdoc position. She will be joining Diamandis Gafos’s lab in Potsdam, Germany, this fall.