Emeriti and Retired Faculty

Fred Brengleman

  • History of the English Language
  • History of English Linguistics
  • Language variation
  • email

Ritva Laury

  • Discourse analysis
  • Functional syntax
  • Pragmatics
  • Language change
  • Finnish linguistics

Jerry McMenamin

  • Analysis of linguistic variation
  • Stylistics
  • Spanish Linguistics
  • Corpus Linguistics
  • Forensic Linguistics
  • email

Karen Mistry

  • Language acquisition (first and second language and gender)
  • Applied Linguistics (teaching of English grammar, spelling and reading)
  • Historical Linguistics (sub-Saharan languages especially Southern African languages)
  • History of English
  • email

Shigeko Okamoto

  • Sociolinguistics
  • Japanese linguistics
  • Discourse analysis

Vida Samiian

  • Syntax
  • Persian language
  • email

Jack Zeldis

  • Phonetics
  • Phonology
  • Syntax
  • Historical Linguistics
  • Hebrew and Semitic Linguistics
  • email