Emeritus faculty

Name Area Contact
Bach, Emmon
Professor Emeritus
syntax, semantics Emmon passed away in November, 2014. Remembering Emmon »
Frazier, Lyn
Professor Emerita
syntactic processing, processing ellipsis, prosodic constraints on parsing, effect of the question under discussion on processing @email
(413) 545-6827
Office: ILC N404 650 N. Pleasant St  
Freeman, Donald C.
Founding Head of Department
poetics @email
Harris, Alice
Professor Emerita
historical linguistics, morphology, languages of the Caucasus, psycholinguistics of understudied languages @email
Higgins, F. Roger
Associate Professor Emeritus
syntax, historical linguistics @email
Kratzer, Angelika
Professor Emerita
semantics, syntax/semantics interface @email
(413) 545-6829
Office: ILC N420 650 N. Pleasant St
Partee, Barbara H.
Distinguished University Professor Emerita, Linguistics and Philosophy & Lecturer
formal semantics @email
(413) 545-6832
Office: ILC 407 650 N. Pleasant St
Selkirk, Elisabeth
Professor Emerita
phonology, prosody, interfaces of phonology with syntax, semantics @email
(413) 545-6831
Office: ILC N405 650 N. Pleasant St
Speas, Margaret
Professor Emerita
syntax, understudied languages, language revitalization @email

Office: ILC N407 650 N. Pleasant St


Adjunct faculty

Name Area Contact
Altshuler, Daniel
Assistant Professor, Linguistics (Hampshire College)
semantics & pragmatics @email
Office: Adele Simmons Hall, Room 219 Hampshire College  
Amaral, Luiz
Associate Professor, Hispanic Linguistics
Intelligent Computer-Assisted Language Learning (ICALL), second language acquisition, and syntax @email
(413) 545-4790
Office: Herter 404
Armstrong-Abrami, Meghan
Assistant Professor, Hispanic Linguistics
intonation/prosody, intonational meaning, Menatl State Language, L1 acquisition, and non-standard varieties of Spanish and English @email
(413) 545-4910
Office: Herter Hall
Borschev, Vladimir


formal language theory, formal and lexical semantics @email
Freeman, Donald C.
Founding Head of Department
poetics @email
Jesse, Alexandra
Associate Professor, Psychological and Brain Sciences
psycholinguistics, speech perception, audiovisual speech perception @email
(413) 545-2175
Office: Tobin 433
Potts, Christopher
Professor, Linguistics (Stanford)
pragmatics, semantics, computation @email
(650) 723-0388
Office: 101 Building 460, Stanford University
Rothstein, Robert
Professor of Judaic and Slavic Studies and of Comparative Literature
Slavic and Yiddish linguistics @email
(413) 545-0894
Office: Herter 741
Sanders, Lisa
Associate Professor, Psychology
selective auditory attention in speech processing @email
(413) 545-5962
Office: Tobin 429
Staub, Adrian
Associate Professor, Psychological and Brain Sciences
psycholinguistics @email
(413) 545-5925
Office: Tobin Hall 430
Velleman, Shelley
Chair, Communication Sciences and Disorders (UVermont)
acquisition and disorders of phonology @email
(802) 656-3868
Office: 402 Pomeroy Hall, University of Vermont


Allied faculty

Name Area Contact
Bolozky, Shmuel
Professor, Department of Judaic and Near Eastern Studies
modern Hebrew phonology and morphology @email
(413) 545-6780
Office: 742 Herter Hall
Bricker, Phillip
Professor, Department of Philosophy
philosophy of language @email
(413) 545-5785
Office: 356 Bartlett Hall
Cathey, James E.
Professor (Ret), Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures
Germanic phonology, Finnish phonology @email
(413) 545-2350 
Office: 506 Herter Hall
Clifton, Charles
Professor Emeritus, Department of Psychology
(413) 545-2653
Office: 435 Tobin Hall
de Villiers, Jill
Professor, Department of Psychology, Smith College
language acquisition @email
(413) 585-3907
Office: 401 Bass Hall, Smith College
Feinstein, Mark
Professor of Linguistics, Hampshire College
animal vocalization, cognition, and behavior @email
(413) 559-5551
Office: 206 Adele Simmons Hall, Hampshire College
Freyman, Richard
Professor, Department of Communication Disorders
hearing @email
(413) 545-0298
201C Communication Disorders Building
Hoover, Jill
Assistant Professor
phonological acquisition and disorders, Grammatical acquisition and Specific Language Impairment @email
Office: 308 Communication Disorders Building
Klement, Kevin C.
logic, syntax @email
(413) 545-5784
Office: 353 Bartlett Hall
Perez Carballo, Alejandro
Assistant Professor
philosophy of mind and language, philosophy of mathematics, metaethics, metaphysics, epistemology @email
(413) 545-8136
Office: 363 Bartlett Hall 130 Hicks Way
Wallace, Rex
Professor, Department of Classics
Italic and Etruscan linguistics @email
(413) 545-5779
Office: 520 Herter Hall
Weisler, Steven
Provost, Dominican University of California
semantics @email
(415) 458-3759
Office: 210 Guzman Hall, Dominican University of California