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Position in Psycholinguistics

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

The Linguistics Department of the University of Massachusetts Amherst invites applications for an Associate Professor tenure-track position in Psycholinguistics, starting September 1, 2019. We seek...

Barbara Partee to be awarded British Academy medal

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Barbara Partee will be awarded the Neil and Saras Smith Medal on September 24th in a ceremony in London. She will be the fifth recipient of this prestigious recognition of “lifetime achievement in...

CSAAL hosts Summer Dialect Research Project

Friday, September 7, 2018

Four undergraduate students participated in the Summer Dialect Research Project (SDRP) at UMass in June hosted by the Center for the Study of African American Language (CSAAL). The Center, directed...

Linguistics and CICS faculty launch Society for Computation in Linguistics

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Gaja Jarosz and Joe Pater of the Department of Linguistics, and Brendan O’Connor of the College of Information and Computer Sciences, have been working over the past year on launching the new...

John McCarthy appointed Provost & Senior Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affairs

Thursday, June 28, 2018

On June 25, 2018 Chancellor Subbaswamy announced the appointment of John McCarthy as Provost and Senior Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affairs.  Congratulations, John!...

Oiry named TIDE ambassador

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Magda Oiry is one of twelve faculty campus-wide selected as a TIDE ambassador (Teaching for Inclusiveness, Diversity, & Equity). https://www.umass.edu/tefd/tide-ambassadors-program. The...