Research


  • Polynesian Loanword Adaptation
  • Lexical Neighborhood Effects
  • Phonetic Constraint Grammars
  • Maxent Learning

Publications


Lefkowitz, L. M. (2013). The nature of phonetic disassociation from lexical neighbors. (MA thesis)

Dissertation

Maxent Harmonic Grammars and Phonetic Duration (in progress)

Courses


Instructor

UCLA

  • Ling 103: Phonetics (Summer ‘15, Spring ‘16, Summer ‘16)
  • Ling 185a: Computational Linguistics (Fall ‘16)
  •  Ling 495: Coll. Teaching of Linguistics (Spring ‘15)

Dartmouth College

  •    Ling 50.01: Computational Linguistics (Winter ‘16)

Teaching Assistant

UCLA

  •    Ling 1: Intro. to Study of Language (Spring ‘12, Summer ‘12, Fall ‘16, Winter ‘17)
  •    Ling 20: Intro. to Linguistics (Fall ‘11, Spring ‘17)
  •    Ling 103: General Phonetics (Winter ‘12, Winter ‘13,  Fall ‘13)
  •    Ling 104: Experimental Phonetics (Fall ‘14)
  •    Ling 120A: Phonology I (Fall ‘12, Spring ‘14)
  •    Ling 132: Language Processing (Winter ‘14)

Dartmouth College

  •    Ling 1: Intro. to Linguistics (Fall ‘08, Fall ‘09)