Faculty

Crystal Akers

Crystal Akers

Crystal Akers

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

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Mark Baker

Mark Baker

Mark Baker

Department Chair

Title: Distinguished Professor

Contact: mabaker (at) linguistics.rutgers.edu

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

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José Camacho

José Camacho

José Camacho

Title: Professor

Contact: jcamacho (at) rutgers.edu

Interests: Spanish syntax, second language acquisition, language contact, Amazonian linguistics

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Veneeta Dayal

Veneeta Dayal

Veneeta Dayal 

Undergraduate Program Director

Title: Professor

Contact: dayal (at) linguistics.rutgers.edu

Interests: Semantics, syntax/semantics interface, Hindi & South Asian linguistics

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Viviane Déprez

 Viviane Déprez

Viviane Déprez

Graduate Program Director

Title: Professor

Contact: deprez (at) linguistics.rutgers.edu

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

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Adam Jardine

Adam Jardine

Adam Jardine

Title: Assistant Professor

Contact: adam.jardine (at) rutgers.edu

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

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Ken Safir

Ken Safir

Ken Safir

Title: Distinguished Professor

Contact: safir (at) linguistics.rutgers.edu

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

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Kristen Syrett

Kristen Syrett

Kristen Syrett

Title: Associate Professor

Contact: kristen.syrett (at) rutgers.edu

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

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Maria Bittner

Maria Bittner

Maria Bittner

Title: Professor Emerita

Contact: mbittner (at) linguistics.rutgers.edu

Interests: Cross-linguistic semantics and pragmatics, discourse dynamics, Kalaallisut

Paul de Lacy

Paul deLacy

Paul de Lacy

Title: Professor Emeritus

Contact: delacy (at) linguistics.rutgers.edu

Interests: Phonology, morphology

Jane Grimshaw

Jane Grimshaw

Jane Grimshaw

Title: Distinguished Professor Emerita

Contact: grimshaw (at) linguistics.rutgers.edu

Interests: Syntactic theory, lexical representation, Optimality Theory

Alan Prince

Alan Prince

Alan Prince

Title: Board of Governors Professor Emeritus of Linguistics

Contact: prince (at) ruccs.rutgers.edu

Interests: Phonology, Optimality Theory, prosodic morphology