Category: General, Graduate Students, Jobs

Jason Bishop goes to CUNY!

Published: April 1, 2013

Jason Bishop has accepted a tenure-track position at the City University of New York, where he will hold positions in the English Department at the College of Staten Island, and in the Linguistics Program at the CUNY Graduate Center, starting in Fall 2013. He’ll be starting up a phonetics/laboratory phonology lab. Congratulations Jason!

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Category: Conferences, General, Graduate Students

UCLA Linguists at GURT 2013 / ACAL 44

Published: March 5, 2013

Laura McPherson and Sadie Martin will be giving talks at the upcoming Georgetown University Round Table / 44th Annual Conference on African Linguistics. Laura’s talk is entitled: “Tonal competition in the Dogon DP: a constraint-based approach to conflict resolution” Sadie’s talk is entitled: “The “Instrumental” Construction in Twi”

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Category: Conferences, General, Graduate Students

Tellings @ BLS 39

Published: February 11, 2013

Jos Tellings will be presenting at BLS 39 at Berkeley this coming weekend. His talk is entitled: “Clitics and voicing in Dutch.” His abstract is as follows: Abstract: In Dutch, the process of clitic attachment to verbal stems interacts with voicing processes such as Final Devoicing and voice assimilation. In addition free variation is attested…

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Category: Conferences, Faculty, General, Graduate Students


Published: February 6, 2013

WCCFL 31 is being held at Arizona State University this weekend. UCLA linguists will be giving a number of talks there: Craig Sailor and Gary Thoms (U. Edinburgh). On the non-existence of non-constituent coordination and non-constituent ellipsis Sun-Ah Jun and Jason Bishop. Implicit phrasing and prominence influence relative clause attachment: evidence from structural priming Martin…

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Category: Conferences, General, Graduate Students

Meaghan Fowlie at CLIN 23

Published: January 31, 2013

Meaghan Fowlie was recently in the Netherlands where she presented a poster entitled “Minimalist Grammars with Adjunction” at the 23rd meeting of Computational Linguistics In the Netherlands (CLIN 23) at the University of Twente.

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Category: Alumni, Faculty, General, Graduate Students, Journal Publications

Garellek et al in JASA

Published: January 30, 2013

Marc Garellek, Patricia Keating, Christina Esposito (PhD 2006; now at Macalester College) & Jody Kreiman (UCLA Head/Neck Surgery) have a paper published in the most recent issue of the Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. It is entitled: Voice quality and tone identification in White Hmong. Congratulations to all!

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Category: General

Talks/Events link added

Published: January 24, 2013

To access the department’s seminar and colloquium schedule please follow the link Talk/Events above. These events will no longer be posted on this blog.

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