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Mailing Address

Department of Linguistics
N408 Integrative Learning Center
University of Massachusetts
650 North Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01003-1100


phone: (413) 545-0885
fax: (413) 545-2792

Head of Department

John Kingston
(413) 545-6833/-6837


Office Manager and Assistant to the Head

Tom Maxfield
(413) 545-0889


Departmental Secretary and Graduate Program Secretary

Michelle McBride
(413) 545-0885


Graduate Admission Director

Alice Harris
(413) 577-0938


Graduate Program Director

Kyle Johnson
(413) 545-6840


Undergraduate Advisors

Rajesh Bhatt
(413) 577-0797


Seth Cable
(413) 577-0797


Ellen Woolford
(413) 545-6841


Current Faculty


Administrative Assignments