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Faculty

  • LTS Faculty
  • Fall 2018 Undergraduate Advising Hours:
    • Melissa Baese-Berk: 1:30-3:30 Wednesday

Melissa Baese-Berk

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: (541) 346-3899
  • Office: 279 Straub Hall
  • Office Hours: Spring: Wednesday 1:30-3:30
  • Website: Website

B Mokaya Bosire

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  • Affiliation: fixed term enduring faculty
  • Title: Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-3916
  • Office: 377 Straub Hall
  • Office Hours: Spring: Tuesday and Thursday 10:30-12:00
  • Affiliated Departments: African Studies, Folklore Program
  • Interests: Swahili, Sheng, African languages & Urban vernaculars

Natalia Caceres

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  • Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate
  • Phone: 541-346-3906
  • Office: 161 Straub Hall
  • Interests: Language documentation and descrption, Cariban languages
  • Website: Website

Don Daniels

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  • Affiliation: faculty
  • Title: Assistant Professor
  • Office: 275 Straub Hall
  • Office Hours: Spring: Tuesday 9:00-11:00
  • Website: Website

Scott DeLancey

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  • Affiliation: faculty
  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3901
  • Office: 273 Straub Hall
  • Affiliated Departments: Asian Studies
  • Website: Website

Spike Gildea

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  • Affiliation: faculty
  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-0480
  • Office: 381 Straub Hall
  • Office Hours: Spring: By appt.
  • Website: Website

Thomas Givon

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  • Affiliation: emeritus, retired
  • Title: Distinguished Professor Emeritus
  • City: P.O. Box 1694, Ignacio, CO 81137
  • Interests: Linguisitics and Cognitive Science

Phil Howson

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Zack Jaggers

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  • Affiliation: faculty
  • Title: Postdoctoral Scholar
  • Interests: phonetics, sociolinguistics, experimental methods, loanword adaptation and variation, language contact, language ideology
  • Website: Website

Vsevolod Kapatsinski

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  • Affiliation: faculty, student
  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3923
  • Office: 367 Straub Hall
  • Office Hours: Spring: Tuesday 10:00-12:00
  • Interests: probabilistic morphophonology, mental lexicon, statistical learning, constituency, unitization, frequency effects, inferential statistics, usage-based construction grammar
  • Website: Website

Tyler Kendall

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  • Affiliation: faculty
  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3199
  • Office: 373 Straub Hall
  • Office Hours: Spring: Tuesday 2:00–3:30; Wednesday 11:30-12:30
  • Website: Website

Trish Pashby

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  • Title: Senior Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-6153
  • Office: 220B Agate Hall
  • Office Hours: Spring: Tuesday and Thursday 12:00-1:00
  • Affiliated Departments: American English Institute
  • Website: Website

Doris Payne

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  • Affiliation: faculty
  • Title: Professor of Linguistics
  • Additional Title: Director of African Studies
  • Phone: 541-346-3894
  • Office: 271 Straub Hall
  • Office Hours: Spring: Thursday 9:00-10:30 and By Appt.
  • Affiliated Departments: African Studies, Latin American Studies, OCIAS
  • Website: Website

Tom Payne

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  • Title: Research Associate
  • Interests: Typological morphology and syntax. Mother-tongue based multi-lingual education. Philippine languages and Manchu languages.
  • Website: Website

Eric Pederson

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  • Affiliation: faculty
  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Additional Title: Director of Graduate Studies
  • Phone: 541-346-3900
  • Office: 375 Straub Hall
  • Office Hours: Spring: By appt.
  • Affiliated Departments: American English Institute, Asian Studies
  • Interests: Semantic typology, gesture, psycholinguistics, Dravidian linguistics

Gabriela Pérez Báez

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  • Affiliation: faculty
  • Title: Assistant Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3909
  • Office: 263 Straub Hall
  • Office Hours: Spring: Tuesday 1:15-3:15
  • Website: Website

Melissa (Lisa) Redford

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  • Affiliation: faculty
  • Title: Professor and Department Head
  • Phone: 541-346-3818
  • Office: 379 Straub Hall
  • Office Hours: Spring: By appt.
  • Interests: suprasegmental sound patterns; speech planning & production; child language acquisition
  • Website: Website

Narayan Sharma

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  • Affiliation: faculty
  • Title: Postdoc Research Scholar
  • Phone: 541-346-3914
  • Office: 281 Straub Hall
  • Interests: Language documentation and description; endangered and minority Tibeto-Burman languages; morphology and syntax; linguistic typology, and field linguistics
  • Website: Website

Julie Sykes

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-5699
  • Office: 1600 Millrace Dr., Ste 201
  • Office Hours: Spring: By appt.
  • Website: Website

Russell Tomlin

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  • Affiliation: emeritus, faculty, retired
  • Title: Professor Emeritus
  • Phone: 541-346-3909

Cynthia Vakareliyska

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  • Affiliation: faculty
  • Title: Professor of Linguistics Emerita
  • Phone: 541-346-5922
  • Office: 275 Straub Hall
  • Office Hours: Spring: By appt.
  • Affiliated Departments: Russian East European and Eurasian Studies
  • Website: Website

Charlotte Vaughn

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  • Title: Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-3993
  • Office: 371 Straub Hall
  • Office Hours: Spring: Monday 1:00-3:00
  • Website: Website

Keli Yerian

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  • Affiliation: fixed term enduring faculty
  • Title: Senior Lecturer
  • Additional Title: Director, Language Teaching Studies MA Program
  • Phone: 541-346-4302
  • Office: 167 Straub Hall
  • Office Hours: Spring: By appt.
  • Affiliated Departments: American English Institute
  • Interests: language teacher education, pedagogy, curriculum development, program development, gesture studies, interactional discourse analysis
  • Website: Website