SLaB Members

Director

Isaac L. Bleaman

Assistant Professor, Linguistics
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Interests: language variation and change, language contact, language planning, quantitative and computational methods, Yiddish


Affiliated Faculty

Justin Davidson

Assistant Professor, Spanish and Romance Linguistics
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Interests: Romance linguistics, contact linguistics, bilingualism, Catalan, sociophonetics, language variation and change, quantitative methods


Students

Erin Donnelly

Linguistics
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Interests: Language variation and change, dialectology, language and gender, areal focus on Otomanguean and Zapotecan languages

Ernesto R. GutiƩrrez Topete

Hispanic Languages and Literatures
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Interests: sociophonetics, speech perception and production, language variation and change, language contact, quantitative and experimental methods, Spanish in the US, bilingualism

Annie Helms

Romance Languages and Literatures
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Interests: sociophonetic variation, language contact, quantitative methods, bilingualism, Romance languages (Spanish, Catalan, and French)

Ben Papadopoulos

Hispanic Languages and Literatures
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Interests: gender in language, variationist sociolinguistics, cross-linguistic transgender/non-binary language innovation, queer and trans theory, social theory

Emily Remirez

Linguistics
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Interests: speech perception, language and identity, socio-cultural linguistics, episodic models, undergraduate advising, equity and inclusivity in academia

Rachel Weiher

Romance Languages and Literatures
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Interests: language variation and change, sociophonetics, language attitudes and ideologies, sociolinguistic competence in L2 language learners, language pedagogy

Eric Wilbanks

Linguistics
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Interests: phonetics and phonology, sociophonetics, language variation and change, laboratory phonology, speech perception and production, Hispanic linguistics