Congratulations to Professor Katherine Demuth on receiving the highly prestigious Distinguished Professor award.
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Linguistics news & events
Emeritus Professor Arthur Delbridge, founding Professor of Linguistics at Macquarie, passed away on Friday 3rd October. He is fondly remembered not only for his ground breaking work in many areas of Australian linguistics, including as Editor in Chief of the Macquarie dictionary, but also for his personal qualities as a leader and colleague.
Macquarie Linguistics well represented at the International Association of Applied Linguistics World Congress
The Linguistics Department at Macquarie University was very well represented by academics, students and alumni at the August 2014 AILA International Association of Applied Linguistics World Congress in Brisbane.
The Linguistics Department at Macquarie University is pleased to host the renowed Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) scholars Dr Andy Gao, Professor Thomas Farrell, Professor Jack Richards and Professor John Bitchener in August 2014.
Our T&I students made new buddies at a fun, interactive session organized by Dr Izumi Inoue of Department of Linguistics and Mr. Hiroshi Suzuki of Department of International Studies.
Macquarie University is ranked among the top 50 institutions in the world when it comes to Linguistics (43rd) according to the 2014 QS World University Rankings by Subject, published today.
Professor Katherine Demuth has received an ARC Laureate Fellowship 2013 award ($2.8 million) for research on child language acquisition, one of 17 awards for science in Australia."
Congratulations to our newly promoted colleagues
The following colleagues have been successful in their promotions to the next rung on the ladder - Peter Roger, Felicity Cox, Catherine McMahon and Trevor Johnston
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Workshop on the role of prosody
8-9 December 2014