Core Faculty

  • Adam Jardine

    Adam Jardine

    personal website

    Title: Assistant Professor

    Contact: adam.jardine (at) rutgers.edu

    Interests: Phonology, learning theory, computational linguistics, language documentation, typology, mathematical linguistics

    Office: Room 205A

     

  • Adam McCollum

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    personal website

    Title: Assistant Professor

    Contact: agm132 (at) linguistics.rutgers.edu

    Interests: Phonology, laboratory phonology, phonology-phonetics interface, fieldwork, language documentation, Central Asian and West African languages

    Office: Room 303

  • Akinbiyi Akinlabi

    Akinbiyi Akinlabi

     

    Title: Professor

    Contact: Akinlabi (at) linguistics.rutgers.edu, 732-932-8432

    Interests: Phonology, morphology, Optimality Theory, West African linguistics

    Office: Room 202

     

  • Bruce Tesar

    Bruce Tesar

    personal website

    Title: Professor

    Contact: tesar (at) rutgers.edu

    Interests: Computational learning & parsing, Optimality Theory, phonology

    Office:Room 203

  • Crystal Akers

    Crystal Akers

    personal website

    Online Program Coordinator
    Advisor for Speech and Hearing

    Title: Assistant Teaching Professor

    Contact:cakers (at) rutgers.edu

    Interests: On-line pedagogy, linguistics curricular development, phonological learning

  • Ken Safir

    Ken Safir

    personal website

    Title: Distinguished Professor

    Contact: safir (at) linguistics.rutgers.edu

    Interests: Syntactic theory, binding theory, Germanic and African linguistics

    Office:Room 106

     

  • Kristen Syrett

    Syrett

    personal website

    Undergraduate Program Director

    Title: Associate Professor

    Contact: kristen.syrett (at) rutgers.edu

    Interests: Language acquisition, psycholinguistics, semantics, pragmatics, syntax/semantics interface

    Contact the UPD: undergrad (at) linguistics.rutgers.edu (Include your name and RU ID!)

    Office:Room 304

    Lab: Laboratory for Developmental Language Studies (RuCCS, A102/A136)

  • Mariapaola D'Imperio

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    personal website

    Title: Distinguished Professor

    Contact: mariapaola.dimperio (at) rutgers.edu

    Interests: Laboratory phonology, phonetics, prosody

    Office: Room 204

  • Mark Baker

    Mark Baker

    personal website

    Department Chair

    Title: Distinguished Professor

    Contact: mabaker (at) linguistics.rutgers.edu

    Interests: Comparative syntax, linguistic universals, semantic roles, Amerindian and African languages

    Office: Room 109

     

  • Simon Charlow

    Simon Charlow

    personal website

    Graduate Program Director

    Title:Associate Professor

    Contact:simon.charlow(at)rutgers.edu

    Interests:Semantics, scope and quantification, syntax/semantics interface

    Office: Room 203A

  • Troy Messick

    Troy Messick

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    Title: Assistant Professor

    Contact: troy.messick (at) rutgers.edu

    Interests: Syntax, Morphology, pronouns, agreement, ellipsis

    Office: Room 302

     

  • Viviane Déprez

     Viviane Déprez

    personal website

    Title: Professor

    Contact: deprez (at) linguistics.rutgers.edu

    Interests: Comparative syntax, syntax/semantics interface, Romance and Creole languages

    Office:Room 201

    Lab:Comparative and Experimental Linguistics Lab

  • Yimei Xiang

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    personal website

    Title: Assistant Professor

    Contact: yimei.xiang (at) rutgers.edu

    Interests: Semantics, Syntax-Semantics interface, Chinese & East Asian linguistics

    Office: Room 205