Linguistics

The Linguistics faculty in the English Department teach courses ranging in level from the Doctoral Seminar in Linguistics and Language Study (ENG 540) to a basic invitation to disciplined language study for the General Education Program (ENG 143: Unity and Diversity in Language).

Faculty

Susan Burt

Susan Burt

Research Interests:

Intercultural Pragmatics: Language Choice, Speech Act Realization, Politeness Theories; Language Shift.

Hyun-Sook Kang

Hyun-Sook Kang

Research Interests:

The role of input and instruction in learning a second language; heritage language learning and maintenance; individual differences in learning a second language.

Lisay Seloni

Lisya Seloni

Research Interests:

The role of input and instruction in learning a second language; heritage language learning and maintenance; individual differences in learning a second language.

K. Aaron Smith

K. Aaron Smith

Research Interests:

Linguistics, Morphosyntax, Grammaticization, History of English, Germanic Philology.