Charles B. Chang, Ph.D.

2015- Department of Linguistics Boston University, Boston, MA, United States 
phonetics, phonology, psycholinguistics, second language acquisition, bilingualism
"Charles B. Chang"

Interested in the effects of linguistic experience on speech production and perception. Research is concerned with the cognitive organization of multiple phonological systems, especially the cross-language interactions that occur during second-language learning and first-language attrition.

Cross-listing: CSD Tree


Sign in to add mentor
Javier Martin-Gonzalez research assistant 1999-2003 Harvard
 (A.M. committee member)
Bert Vaux research assistant 1999-2003 Harvard
 (undergraduate advisor)
Jie Zhang research assistant 2001-2003 Harvard
 (A.M. committee member)
Susanne Gahl grad student 2000-2010 UC Berkeley
 (Ph.D. committee member, undergraduate instructor at Harvard)
Sharon Inkelas grad student 2005-2010 UC Berkeley
 (Ph.D. committee member)
Keith Johnson grad student 2005-2010 UC Berkeley
 (First Language Phonetic Drift During Second Language Acquisition.)
Carla L. Hudson Kam grad student 2008-2010 UC Berkeley
 (Ph.D. committee member)


Sign in to add trainee
Jaime Lambert research assistant 2008-2009 UC Berkeley
Isabelle Morse research assistant 2008-2009 UC Berkeley
Rachel Olvera research assistant 2008-2009 UC Berkeley
Bryant Wang research assistant 2008-2009 UC Berkeley
Kevin Sitek research assistant 2009-2010 UC Berkeley
Ryan P. Corbett research assistant 2011-2012 University of Maryland
Sheri-Ann Peckham research assistant 2013-2014 Rice University


Sign in to add collaborator
Marta Piqueras-Brunet collaborator 2006-2008 UC Berkeley
Erin F. Haynes collaborator 2004-2010 UC Berkeley
Yao Yao collaborator 2004-2010 UC Berkeley
Shira E. Katseff collaborator 2005-2010 UC Berkeley
Russell Lee-Goldman collaborator 2005-2010 UC Berkeley
Russell M. Rhodes collaborator 2006-2010 UC Berkeley
Ewa M. Golonka collaborator 2011-2014 University of Maryland (EduTree)
Medha P. Tare collaborator 2011-2014 University of Maryland (Neurotree)
Karen L. Vatz collaborator 2011-2014 University of Vermont
Daniel Wall collaborator 2011-2014 Rutgers, New Brunswick
Anita R. Bowles collaborator 2011-2016 Rosetta Stone (Neurotree)
BETA: Related publications


You can help our author matching system! If you notice any publications incorrectly attributed to this author, please sign in and mark matches as correct or incorrect.

Chan IL, Chang CB. (2019) Perception of nonnative tonal contrasts by Mandarin-English and English-Mandarin sequential bilinguals. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 146: 956
Chang CB. (2019) Language change and linguistic inquiry in a world of multicompetence: Sustained phonetic drift and its implications for behavioral linguistic research Journal of Phonetics. 74: 96–113
Chang CB. (2018) Perceptual attention as the locus of transfer to nonnative speech perception Journal of Phonetics. 68: 85–102
Ahn S, Chang CB, DeKeyser R, et al. (2017) Age effects in first language attrition: Speech perception by Korean-English bilinguals Language Learning. 67: 694–733
Yao Y, Chang CB. (2016) On the cognitive basis of contact-induced sound change: Vowel merger reversal in Shanghainese Language. 92: 433–467
Bowles AR, Chang CB, Karuzis VP. (2016) Pitch Ability As an Aptitude for Tone Learning Language Learning
Chang CB, Bowles AR. (2015) Context effects on second-language learning of tonal contrasts. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 138: 3703
Chang CB, Tare M, Golonka E, et al. (2014) Relationships of attitudes toward homework and time spent on homework to course outcomes: The case of foreign language learning Journal of Educational Psychology. 106: 1049-1065
Chang CB. (2014) Bilingual perceptual benefits of experience with a heritage language Bilingualism. 29
Chang CB. (2013) The production and perception of coronal fricatives in Seoul Korean: The case for a fourth laryngeal category Korean Linguistics. 15: 7–49
See more...