Faculty Specialties

Professors


Don Chapman

Linguistics Professor

Old English language and literature

History of the English language

Research methods

Assessment

Japanese

https://humanities.byu.edu/don-w-chapman/


Dan Dewey

Linguistics and TESOL Professor, Associate Chair

Second Language Acquisition

Research Methods

Assessment

Japanese

http://humanities.byu.edu/person/dan-p-dewey/


David Eddington

Linguistics Professor

Experimental linguistics

Phonology

Morphology

Spanish

Utah English

Sociophonetics

https://humanities.byu.edu/david-eddington/

 


Dirk Elzinga

Linguistics Professor

Phonological theory and analysis

Uto-Aztecan languages

https://humanities.byu.edu/dirk-a-elzinga/


Norman Evans

TESOL Professor, Department Chair

Writing in a Second Language

Curriculum Development

Language Program Administration and Development

TESOL

https://humanities.byu.edu/person/norman-evans/


Lynn Henrichsen

TESOL Professor

Language Teaching Methodology

Materials Development

Pronunciation Teaching/Learning

Teacher Education

International Education (ESL K-12)

English as a Foreign Language (EFL)

http://humanities.byu.edu/person/lynn-henrichsen/


Alan Manning

Linguistics Professor, Editing Area Coordinator

Linguistics theory

Information design

Syntax

Discourse/text analysis

https://humanities.byu.edu/alan-d-manning/


Janis Nuckolls

Linguistics Professor

Quichua grammar

Ideophony

Sound symbolism

Semantics

Anthropological linguistics

Discourse pragmatics

Language and gestures

https://humanities.byu.edu/janis-nuckolls/


Associate Professors


Earl Brown

Linguistics Associate Professor, Linguistics MA Coordinator, Linguistics Computing Minor Coordinator

Phonetics

Phonology

Language variation

Spanish

https://humanities.byu.edu/earl-brown/


Troy Cox

TESOL Associate Professor, TESOL MA Graduate Coordinator

Linguistics

TESOL

ESL

Center for Language Studies

Language Assessment

Technology in Teaching

Measurement

http://humanities.byu.edu/troy-l-cox/


Deryle Lonsdale

Linguistics Associate Professor

Formal syntax and semantics

Computational linguistics

Salish languages

Cognitive modeling

https://humanities.byu.edu/deryle-lonsdale/


Dallin Oaks

Linguistics Associate Professor, English Language Area Coordinator

English linguistics

Structure of English

Ambiguity

Old English language

https://humanities.byu.edu/dallin-dixon-oaks/


Wendy Baker-Smemoe

Linguistics Associate Professor

Second language acquisition

Psycholinguistics

Phonetics

Speech perception and production

https://humanities.byu.edu/wendy-baker-smemoe-2/


Mark Tanner

TESOL Associate Professor, TESOL Minor Coordinator

Second Language Acquisition

TESOL

Teacher Education

Sociolinguistics

Technology in Language Learning

Pronunciation Pedagogy

http://humanities.byu.edu/mark-tanner/


Assistant Professors


Matthew Baker

Linguistics Assistant Professor, Editing and Publishing

Editing

User-generated content and feedback

Professional communication

https://humanities.byu.edu/matthew-j-baker/


Grant Eckstein

Linguistics and TESOL Assistant Professor, ESL Area Coordinator

Second Language Writing

Writing Program Administration

Rhetoric and Composition

Writing Center Research

Eye-tracking

http://humanities.byu.edu/grant-eckstein/


James Hartshorn

TESOL Assistant Professor

Second Language Acquisition

TESOL

Second Language Writing

IEP Program Administration

Curriculum Development

Research Methods

Measuring Language Development

https://humanities.byu.edu/james-hartshorn/


Brett Hashimoto

Linguistics Assistant Professor

Corpus linguistics

Legal linguistics

Pragmatics

Grammar

Language assessment

Vocabulary

https://humanities.byu.edu/brett-hashimoto/


Jeff Parker

Linguistics Assistant Professor

Morphology

Slavic linguistics

Lexical processing

https://humanities.byu.edu/jeff-parker/


Jacob Rawlins

Linguistics Assistant Professor, Editing and Publishing

Editing

Linguistic prescriptivism

History of publishing

Rhetoric

Professional and technical communication

https://humanities.byu.edu/jacob-d-rawlins/


Chris Rogers

Linguistics Assistant Professor

Language documentation

Typology

Historical linguistics

https://humanities.byu.edu/chris-rogers/


Joey Stanley

Linguistics Assistant Professor

Dialectology

(Variationist) Sociolinguistics

Phonetics

Phonology

Statistical methods

American English

https://humanities.byu.edu/joey-stanley/


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