University of California, Santa Barbara

Name Area Department Start Year Stop Year Advisor
Jessica R. AbramsMass Communications, Rhetoric and Composition Language, Social Psychology, Black Studies2003 Howard Giles (grad student)
Allison S. AdelmanLanguage acquisition; language socialization; Japanese/Korean linguistics; discourse and grammar Linguistics2014 Patricia M. Clancy (grad student)
Kristian M Alisign language linguistics Linguistics Lynn Hou (grad student)
Ayla A. ApplebaumPhonetics; phonology; prosody; typology Linguistics2013 Matthew Gordon (grad student)
William AshbyFrench Linguistics Ernst Pulgram (grad student)
Michelle P. BacaEthnic and Racial Studies, Latin American Literature Chicana and Chicano Studies2014 Francisco A. Lomeli (grad student)
Uldis I. BalodisMorphology, syntax, discourse, prosody, and their interrelations; language contact and language change; typology and universals; language documentation; American Indian linguistics; Austronesian linguistics Linguistics Linguistics2011 Marianne Mithun (grad student), Sandra A. Thompson (grad student), Matthew Gordon (grad student)
Valerie E. BarkerSpeech Communication, Linguistics Language2001 Howard Giles (grad student)
Brendan B. BarnwellCorpus linguistics; cognitive linguistics and construction grammar; statistical methods in linguistics Linguistics2014 Stefan Th. Gries (grad student)
Ellen L. BarteeLanguage documentation and description, endangered languages, phonology, morphology, syntax, typology, language change, Tibeto-Burman and Himalayan languages, Rhaeto-Romance Linguistics2007 Carol Genetti (grad student)
Anna Baxsociocultural linguistics, language ideologies, language documentation, linguistic anthropology, Mixtec Linguistics20132020 Mary Bucholtz (grad student)
Andrea L. BerezMorphology, syntax, discourse, prosody, and their interrelations; language contact and language change; typology and universals; language documentation; American Indian linguistics; Austronesian linguistics Linguistics2011 Marianne Mithun (grad student)
Cedar Brown Linguistics Lal Zimman (grad student)
Mary BucholtzSociocultural linguistics, language and identity, linguistic representation, language gender and sexuality, African American English, American Spanish;
Kendra Calhoun Linguistics Linguistics2014 Mary Bucholtz (grad student), Anne Harper Charity-Hudley (grad student)
Eric CampbellLinguistic description and theory, phonology, morphology, historical linguistics, language documentation, typology, lexical semantics, lexicography, language and culture, Mesoamerica, Otomanguean languages
Akiyo M. CantrellNative American languages, discourse, prosody, language and thought2006 Wallace Chafe (grad student)
Nancy J. CaplowLanguage documentation and description, endangered languages, phonology, morphology, syntax, typology, language change, Tibeto-Burman and Himalayan languages, Rhaeto-Romance Linguistics2009 Carol Genetti (grad student)
Aaron Cargile Communication Howard Giles (grad student)
Yadira A. Carreon-SernaLinguistics Language Hispanic Languages and Literatures2007 Viola Miglio (grad student)
Juan J. Casillas-NunezAmerican Literature, Hispanic American Studies, Women's Studies Spanish2013 Francisco A. Lomeli (grad student)
Wallace ChafeNative American languages, discourse, prosody, language and thought
Anne Harper Charity-HudleyAfrican-American English, language and education, sociolinguistics
Charles W. Choi Communication2010 Howard Giles (grad student)
Patricia M. ClancyLanguage acquisition; language socialization; Japanese/Korean linguistics; discourse and grammar
Bernard ComrieLanguage universals and typology; historical linguistics; languages of the Caucasus; languages of New Guinea
Tracy M ConnerExperimental Syntax, African American English, Morphosyntax, Prosody Linguistics Linguistics Linguistics Anne Harper Charity-Hudley (collaborator), Anne Harper Charity-Hudley (post-doc), Mary Bucholtz (post-doc)
Marcos A. ContrerasTheater, American Literature, Biography2001 Francisco A. Lomeli (grad student)
Susanna CummingLinguistics Language
Melissa L. CurtinIntercultural communication; ethnography and communication; theories of cultural adjustment; social semiotic processes of identification; language ideologies and linguistic landscapes; language and globalization
Don Daniels Linguistics Marianne Mithun (grad student)
Fermín Moscoso Del Prado MartínPsycholinguistics, quantitative linguistics, computational linguistics, cognitive modelling, statistics
Pieter v. den ToornMusic, Linguistics Language, Cognitive Psychology, Biography
Tenzin DorjeeSpeech Communication, Ethnic and Racial Studies Communication2009 Howard Giles (grad student)
Jordan AG Douglas-Tavanilanguage change, cariban languages, coosan languages, language documentation, language reclamation, language revitalization Linguistics Linguistics Linguistics2020 Marianne Mithun (grad student), Eric Campbell (grad student), Matthew Gordon (grad student)
Marko Dragojevic Communication20112015 Howard Giles (grad student)
John Du BoisDiscourse and grammar, sociolinguistics, referential pragmatics, corpus linguistics, Mayan languages
Robert E. EnglebretsonLinguistics Language, Modern Language2000 Susanna Cumming (grad student)
Jazmine Exford Linguistics Lal Zimman (grad student)
Zoe Fang Linguistics20192020 Jordan AG Douglas-Tavani (research assistant)
Steven C. FinckeLinguistics Language2002 Susanna Cumming (grad student)
Julia Fine Linguistics2021 Lal Zimman (grad student)
Jennifer M. FortmanMass Communications2006 Howard Giles (grad student)
Angie D. FosterSecondary Education, Reading Education2006 Amy Kyratzis (grad student)
Susan A Fox Howard Giles (grad student)
Jan FrodesenSecond language writing, pedagogical grammar, applications of corpus linguistics to second language pedagogy, content-based instruction
Gloria GalindoLatin American Studies, Latin American Literature, Cinema Spanish and Portuguese2012 Francisco A. Lomeli (grad student)
Jennifer N. GarlandSociocultural linguistics, language and identity, linguistic representation, language gender and sexuality, African American English, American Spanish; Linguistics2008 Mary Bucholtz (grad student)
Jessica N. GasiorekSpeech Communication Communication2013 Howard Giles (grad student)
Carol GenettiLanguage documentation and description, endangered languages, phonology, morphology, syntax, typology, language change, Tibeto-Burman and Himalayan languages, Rhaeto-Romance1990 Scott DeLancey (grad student)
Matt Giles communication Susan A Fox (grad student), Howard Giles (grad student)
Howard GilesSpeech Communication, Linguistics Language
Matthew GordonPhonetics; phonology; prosody; typology Pamela Munro (grad student)
Stefan Th. GriesCorpus linguistics; cognitive linguistics and construction grammar; statistical methods in linguistics
Salome Gutierrez-MoralesMorphology, syntax, discourse, prosody, and their interrelations; language contact and language change; typology and universals; language documentation; American Indian linguistics; Austronesian linguistics2008 Marianne Mithun (grad student)
Christopher S. HajekSpeech Communication, Social Psychology, Cognitive Psychology2003 Howard Giles (grad student)
Patrick HallLinguistics, language documentation Linguistics Eric Campbell (grad student)
Annette R. HarrisonSociocultural linguistics, language and identity, linguistic representation, language gender and sexuality, African American English, American Spanish; Linguistics2008 Mary Bucholtz (grad student)
Timothy P. HenryMorphology, syntax, discourse, prosody, and their interrelations; language contact and language change; typology and universals; language documentation; American Indian linguistics; Austronesian linguistics Linguistics2012 Marianne Mithun (grad student)
Daniel William Hieberlanguage documentation, typology, language revitalization, Chitimacha Linguistivs Linguistics Linguistics Linguistivs Linguistics Linguistics20142019 Marianne Mithun (grad student), Carol Genetti (grad student), Eric Campbell (grad student), Bernard Comrie (grad student), Stefan Th. Gries (grad student), John Du Bois (grad student)
Kristine A. HildebrandtLanguage documentation and description, endangered languages, phonology, morphology, syntax, typology, language change, Tibeto-Burman and Himalayan languages, Rhaeto-Romance2003 Carol Genetti (grad student)
Diane M. HintzMorphology, syntax, discourse, prosody, and their interrelations; language contact and language change; typology and universals; language documentation; American Indian linguistics; Austronesian linguistics Linguistics2007 Marianne Mithun (grad student)
Daniel J. HintzMorphology, syntax, discourse, prosody, and their interrelations; language contact and language change; typology and universals; language documentation; American Indian linguistics; Austronesian linguistics Linguistics2007 Marianne Mithun (grad student)
Gary M. HoltonMorphology, syntax, discourse, prosody, and their interrelations; language contact and language change; typology and universals; language documentation; American Indian linguistics; Austronesian linguistics2000 Marianne Mithun (grad student)
Lynn Hou
Nereyda M. HurtadoBilingual and Multicultural Education, Elementary Education2002 Amy Kyratzis (grad student)
Carmen JanyMorphology, syntax, discourse, prosody, and their interrelations; language contact and language change; typology and universals; language documentation; American Indian linguistics; Austronesian linguistics Linguistics2007 Marianne Mithun (grad student)
Munkyung A. KangLanguage acquisition; language socialization; Japanese/Korean linguistics; discourse and grammar2000 Patricia M. Clancy (grad student)
Barbara F. KellyLanguage acquisition; language socialization; Japanese/Korean linguistics; discourse and grammar2003 Patricia M. Clancy (grad student)
Kobin H. KendrickInteractional linguistics, conversation and grammar, East Asian linguistics Linguistics2010 Sandra A. Thompson (grad student)
Robert KennedyPhonology; morphology; phonetics; reduplication; ultrasound; cross-sectional imaging; prosodic phonology; dialects of English; linguistics of sports
Ildar D. KhannanovMusic, Music Education2003 Pieter v. den Toorn (grad student)
Jeremy W. KingLinguistics Language2006 Viola Miglio (grad student)
Saadet B. KoymenEarly Childhood Education, Developmental Psychology, Sociolinguistics2011 Amy Kyratzis (grad student)
Amy KyratzisEarly Childhood Education, Developmental Psychology, Sociolinguistics
Carmen M. LeeSpeech Communication Communication2007 Howard Giles (grad student)
Charles N. LiEvolutionary origin of language; animal communication; language and brain
You-Jing LinLanguage documentation and description, endangered languages, phonology, morphology, syntax, typology, language change, Tibeto-Burman and Himalayan languages, Rhaeto-Romance Linguistics2009 Carol Genetti (grad student)
Amalia LlombartLinguistics Language2003 Eduardo P. Raposo (grad student)
Francisco A. LomeliLinguistics Language, Modern Language
Jessica Love-Nichols Linguistics2019 Lal Zimman (grad student)
Edmundo C. LunaInteractional linguistics, conversation and grammar, East Asian linguistics Linguistics Linguistics Linguistics French and Italian2009 Sandra A. Thompson (grad student), John Du Bois (grad student), Marianne Mithun (grad student), William Ashby (grad student)
Mikaela L. MarlowSpeech Communication, Linguistics Language, Social Psychology2009 Howard Giles (grad student)
Robert M. McCannSpeech Communication, Management Business Administration, Industrial and Labor Relations2003 Howard Giles (grad student)
Dozandri MendozaSociocultural linguistics, linguistic anthropology, performance studies, Puerto Rican Studies, drag, Ballroom culture, multimodal discourse analysis Linguistics Lal Zimman (grad student)
Viola MiglioLinguistics Language
deandre miles-herculeslinguistics, sociolinguistics, sociocultural linguistics, anthropology, linguistic anthropology, African American studies Linguistics Linguistics Linguistics2018 Mary Bucholtz (grad student), Anne Harper Charity-Hudley (grad student), Lal Zimman (grad student)
Marianne MithunMorphology, syntax, discourse, prosody, and their interrelations; language contact and language change; typology and universals; language documentation; American Indian linguistics; Austronesian linguistics
Jennifer L. MolloySpeech Communication, Social Psychology, Public Administration, Ethnic and Racial Studies, Criminology and Penology2004 Howard Giles (grad student)
Cecilia Montes-AlcalaLinguistics Language, Modern Language2000 Francisco A. Lomeli (grad student)
Andre MountMusic Music2010 Pieter v. den Toorn (grad student)
Veronica Munoz Ledo YanezLanguage documentation and description, endangered languages, phonology, morphology, syntax, typology, language change, Tibeto-Burman and Himalayan languages, Rhaeto-Romance Linguistics2014 Carol Genetti (grad student)
Jamaal J MuwwakkilSocioCultural Linguistics, AAE, Political Discourse Linguistics Linguisitcs2016 Mary Bucholtz (grad student), Anne Harper Charity-Hudley (grad student)
Carlos M. NashLanguage documentation and description, endangered languages, phonology, morphology, syntax, typology, language change, Tibeto-Burman and Himalayan languages, Rhaeto-Romance Linguistics Linguistics20112011 Carol Genetti (grad student), Matthew Gordon (grad student)
Loretta M. O'ConnorDiscourse and grammar, sociolinguistics, referential pragmatics, corpus linguistics, Mayan languages2004 John Du Bois (grad student)
Minerva Oropeza-EscobarDiscourse and grammar, sociolinguistics, referential pragmatics, corpus linguistics, Mayan languages2005 John Du Bois (grad student)
Hiroshi OtaSpeech Communication, Social Psychology2001 Howard Giles (grad student)
Joseph S. ParkInteractional linguistics, conversation and grammar, East Asian linguistics 2004 Sandra A. Thompson (grad student)
Jonathan G. PearlMusic, Linguistics Language, Cognitive Psychology, Biography2005 Pieter v. den Toorn (grad student)
Giorgio PerissinottoLinguistics Language
Rachyl L PinesIntergroup Communication, Health, Intercultural Communication Communication20152020 Howard Giles (grad student)
Eduardo P. RaposoLinguistics Language
Geoffrey Raymond
Jeffrey S. RitterMusic2001 Pieter v. den Toorn (grad student)
Malia J. RobersonMusic Music2012 Pieter v. den Toorn (grad student)
Gordon N. RootMusic2006 Pieter v. den Toorn (grad student)
Kathy L. SandsLanguage documentation and description, endangered languages, phonology, morphology, syntax, typology, language change, Tibeto-Burman and Himalayan languages, Rhaeto-Romance2004 Carol Genetti (grad student)
Ingrid L. SatoOrganizational, General, Speech Communication Sociology2014 Geoffrey Raymond (grad student)
Ariel C. SchindewolfCorpus linguistics; cognitive linguistics and construction grammar; statistical methods in linguistics Spanish and Portuguese2014 Stefan Th. Gries (grad student)
Jonathan Wolf Schoolermemory, problem solving, creativity, the relationship between language and thought.
Arthur SchwartzSyntax, language and gender, language acquisition
Jared Sharp Linguistics20152016 Daniel William Hieber (research assistant)
Petra S. ShenkSociocultural linguistics, language and identity, linguistic representation, language gender and sexuality, African American English, American Spanish; Linguistics2008 Mary Bucholtz (grad student)
Reijirou ShibasakiLanguage acquisition; language socialization; Japanese/Korean linguistics; discourse and grammar2005 Patricia M. Clancy (grad student)
Tamara ShuqumEducational Psychology Education, Developmental Psychology, Early Childhood Education2002 Amy Kyratzis (grad student)
Elena SkapoulliSociocultural linguistics, language and identity, linguistic representation, language gender and sexuality, African American English, American Spanish;2005 Mary Bucholtz (grad student)
Hiroko TakanashiInteractional linguistics, conversation and grammar, East Asian linguistics 2004 Sandra A. Thompson (grad student)
Nobutaka TakaraPhonetics; phonology; prosody; typology Linguistics2012 Matthew Gordon (grad student)
Sandra A. ThompsonInteractional linguistics, conversation and grammar, East Asian linguistics
Karen Tsai Linguistics Argyro Katsika (grad student)
Monica J. TurkInteractional linguistics, conversation and grammar, East Asian linguistics 2006 Sandra A. Thompson (grad student)
Chris VanderStouweSociocultural linguistics Linguistics Mary Bucholtz (grad student)
Ricardo F. Vivancos PerezAmerican Literature, Women's Studies, Latin American Literature, Theater2006 Francisco A. Lomeli (grad student)
Neil Alexander WalkerPomoan languages, Papuan languages, language documentation, fragmented languages, language obsolescence, historical linguistics Linguistics2013 Marianne Mithun (grad student)
Suzanne M. WashMorphology, syntax, discourse, prosody, and their interrelations; language contact and language change; typology and universals; language documentation; American Indian linguistics; Austronesian linguistics2001 Marianne Mithun (grad student)
Kevin A. WhiteheadEthnic and Racial Studies, South African Studies Sociology2010 Geoffrey Raymond (grad student)
Chloe M Willisgeneral linguistics, sociolinguistics, sociocultural linguistics, sociophonetics, language documentation, experimental methods, speech perception, speech production Linguistics Linguistics Linguistics Linguistics Linguistics Linguistics2017 Mary Bucholtz (grad student), Lal Zimman (grad student), Argyro Katsika (grad student), Julia Fine (collaborator), Karen Tsai (collaborator), Stefan Th. Gries (grad student)
Margarita P. WulftangeTeacher Training Education, Elementary Education, Bilingual and Multicultural Education2008 Amy Kyratzis (grad student)
Marina Zhukovacomputational linguistics, sociological linguistics Linguistics Linguistics2020 Lal Zimman (grad student), Simon Todd (grad student)
Lal ZimmanSociolinguistics and linguistic anthropology; sociophonetics; language, gender, and sexuality, especially within transgender and LGBQ communities; embodiment; language and identity; language socialization; ethnography; acoustic and perceptual phonetics;