Researchers

Researchers

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Dr Scott Barnes

ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders (CCD), Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 7960

I am a speech pathologist, and I study communication disabilities. I am interested in aphasia, and other acquired communication disabilities. My research focuses on communication in the course of everyday life, and related speech pathology assessment, intervention, and measurement practices. I have expertise in ethnomethodological research methods, and particularly conversation...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Titia Benders

ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders (CCD), Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS), Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 4154

Titia Benders is a Lecturer in Linguistics and Deputy-Director of the Child Language Lab at Macquarie University. She is also a member of the Macquarie University Phonetics Lab, the Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS) and the Centre of Excellence for Cognition and its Disorders (CCD). Benders investigates developing phonological representations at the interface...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Phil Benson

Professor
Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 8756

Phil is Professor of Applied Linguistics and Director of the Faculty of Human Sciences Multilingualism Research Centre. His current research is in the areas of English and community languages in multilingual cities. He is also researching language learning environments and informal language learning beyond the classroom. He is co-editor of Multilingual Sydney (Routledge,...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Joe Blythe

Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 8089

Joe Blythe is an Interactional Linguist specialising in Australian Indigenous languages.  He conducts field research on the Murrinhpatha language of the Northern Territory and on the Gija and Jaru languages from northern Western Australia. Joe is interested in the relationships between linguistic structure and social action, and what these relationships reveal about...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Isabelle Boisvert

Department of Linguistics, Hearing CRC


Isabelle's research interest aims to facilitate evidence-based and patient-centered decision-making in hearing healthcare, in particular with decisions surrounding cochlear implantation. An overarching aim is to find integrated solutions that can make listening for communication easier for all. Isabelle is currently Senior Lecturer with the University of Sydney, and Honorary Senior...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Laurence Bruggeman

ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders (CCD), Department of Linguistics


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Jorg Buchholz

Associate Professor
Department of Linguistics, Hearing CRC


Phone: 00610294129838

Jörg Buchholz is an Associate Professor at the Audiology and Hearing Research group, Department of Linguistics, Macquarie University. He received an MSc and PhD degree in Electrical Engineering and Information Technology from the Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany, and throughout his academic career he has held different University positions, including an Associate...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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David Butt

Associate Professor
Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 8793

My research is organised around textual evidence, in particular grammatical evidence, in relation to social, institutional, literary, and medical contexts. A feature of my interest is latent patterning in text: namely, the consistencies in speech and writing which are consequential for those involved in an exchange, but which are difficult...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Ilija Casule

Associate Professor


From 1979-1987 taught Macedonian and general linguistics and semiotics at the University of Skopje. From 1987-2001 was Head of the Macedonian Section at the School of Modern Languages at Macquarie University where he taught Macedonian and Slavic linguistics. From 2001 to the present lectures in research methodology of translation and...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Philip Chappell

Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 9603
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Dr Jinhyun Cho

Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 8836
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Felicity Cox

Professor
ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders (CCD), Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS), Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 8767

Professor Felicity Cox is a member of the Centre for Language Sciences in the Department of Linguistics at Macquarie University. In 2018 she was awarded an ARC Future Fellowship for the project Multicultural Australian English: The New Voice of Sydney and an ARC Discovery project grant with Professor Jonathan Harrington (IPS...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Stephen Crain

Professor
ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders (CCD), Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS), Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 9434

My research is in three areas of the psychology of language: child language acquisition, adult language processing, and neurolinguistics. In the study of child language development, I have contributed to the empirical assessment of the theory of Universal Grammar. For the last decade, my research has focused on children’s acquisition...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Katherine Demuth

Professor
ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders (CCD), Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS), Department of Linguistics, Hearing CRC


Phone: +61 2 9850 8783

Katherine Demuth is a Professor in Linguistics and at the Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS) at Macquarie University, and a Director of the Child Language Lab. She is also a member of the Centre of Excellence for Cognition and its Disorders (CCD). Demuth's research focuses on Language Acquisition, including studies of both perception...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Jing Fang

Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 4240
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Dr Iain Giblin

ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders (CCD), Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS), Department of Linguistics


Iain's research interests focus on generative syntax, language acquisition, and music. Iain's research is broadly situated within the paradigm of Universal Grammar and investigates how the computational features of the mind are used to structure experience....View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Ms Della Goswell

Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 9188
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Dr Elisabeth Harrison

ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders (CCD), Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 6716

 Elisabeth is an Associate Professor in the Department of Linguistics, and Deputy Course Director of the Master of Speech and Language Pathology. Her research interests are in communication disorders that impair speech fluency, and the development of efficacious interventions for them. Research student supervision Available for supervision in 2021. Supervision...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Nick Haywood

Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 2903
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Dr Maria Herke

Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 4249

Maria is a systemic functional sociolinguist who researches and teaches in lexical, grammatical and semantic variation across contexts. She is particularly interested in appliable linguistics, where she can use her expertise to solve social issues. Maria is an expert in Systemic Functional Linguistics and has applied this in forensic and...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Hyun Kim


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Dr John Knox

Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 8729

Teaching John Knox has taught Applied Linguistics in the Linguistics Department at Macquarie since 2000. From 1992 to 2000, he taught English as a Foreign Language (EFL) and English for Specific Purposes (ESP) in the English Department at Rangsit University, Thailand. He has also taught on EFL, ESP, and English for...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Jan-Louis Kruger

Professor
Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 1467

I am currently Professor and Head of the Department of Linguistics at Macquarie University.  I teach audiovisual translation and media accessibility at Master's level and supervise students in the fields of audiovisual translation as well as cognitive translation studies, with a particular interest in studies that investigate the reception of multimodal...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Haidee Kotze

Department of Linguistics


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Miss Carmen Kung

Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS), Department of Linguistics


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Ms Claire Layfield

Department of Linguistics, Faculty of Human Sciences


Phone: +61 2 9850 9659
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Dr Yiwen Li


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Dr Cassi Liardet

Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 6704

Cassi is an Applied Linguist with a particular interest in social semiotics and Systemic Functional Linguistics (SFL). Her research generally focusses on academic literacy and writing for research purposes (e.g., ERPP). After compiling the Chinese Learner Longitudinal Corpus (CLLC; 2009-2013), she went on to develop the Macquarie Longitudinal Learner Corpus...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Loy Lising

Department of Linguistics


Phone: 6198501455

Loy Lising is a lecturer at the Department of Linguistics at Macquarie University (MQ) and a Fellow with the Higher Education Academy. Prior to her MQ position, she was a lecturer and Program Director for the Master of Crosscultural Communication program at the Department of Linguistics at the University of...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Annabelle Lukin

Associate Professor
Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 8607

Annabelle is Associate Professor of Linguistics, and one of two Department HDR Directors. Her research interests include the study of language in politics, media, healthcare and literature. In 2019 she published a War and its Ideologies: A Social-Semiotic Theory and Description, a book based on 15 years on research into how...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Shiva Motaghi Tabari

Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 8608

Shiva Motaghi-Tabari is a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in the Department of Linguistics and a member of the Language on the Move research team. Her research interests lie in second language learning and teaching, intercultural communication, language and migration, and family language policy and home language maintenance in migration contexts.  Shiva completed her...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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David McAlpine

Professor
Department of Linguistics, Hearing CRC


Phone: +61 2 9850 8796
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Cath McMahon

Professor
ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders (CCD), Centre for Elite Performance Expertise and Training (CEPET): Application University Research Centre, Department of Linguistics, Hearing CRC


Phone: +61 2 9850 8775
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Dr Jason Mikiel-Hunter


Jason Mikiel-Hunter is a neuroscientist who has been studying how mammals are able to locate and track sounds in their natural environment. Having entered the field of auditory neuroscience by the ear where he investigated the biophysics of outer hair cells (those cells responsible for actively amplifying sounds), he moved...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Jessica Monaghan

Department of Linguistics


Jessica Monaghan started her scientific career reading Natural Sciences at the University of Cambridge, specialising in Physics. There she completely her Masters research project into how the principles of human listening might be applied to improve automatic speech recognition by machines at the Centre for the Neural Basis of Hearing (CNBH). After...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Stephen Moore

Associate Professor
Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 8742
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Dr Jill Murray

Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 9605

Jill Murray is a lecturer and researcher at Macquarie University.  She teaches postgraduate units on pragmatics,  intercultural communication and the role of context  in language teaching and learning.  Her many years as a teacher and teacher educator have spurred her interest in both the teaching and learning of pragmatics, and the assessment of pragmatic competence in...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr John Newall

Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS), Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 2920

I study and teach topics related to both advanced hearing aid technolgy and the public health side of audiology. One key area of interest is to establish maximally effective and efficient hearing rehabilitation techniques for use in low to middle income countries. Also to establish the burden of hearing related...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Pam Peters

Emeritus Professor
Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 8773

Emeritus Professor Pam Peters is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities, and an active researcher within the Department of Linguistics and Centre for Language Sciences at Macquarie University, where she directs several major projects:  - Australian and international English (Varieties of English in the Indo-Pacific (VEIP)) with...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Ingrid Piller

Professor
Centre for Workforce Futures, Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 7674

Ingrid Piller is Distinguished Professor of Applied Linguistics at Macquarie University, Sydney, where she previously served as Executive Director of the Adult Migrant English Program Research Centre (AMEP RC). Over the course of her international career, she has also held appointments at universities in Germany, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates and...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Michael Proctor

ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders (CCD), Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS), Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 4137
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Ms Yan Qian

Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 7030
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Mehdi Riazi

Professor
Access Macquarie Limited, Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 7951
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Peter Roger

Associate Professor
Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 9650

Peter Roger is the Director of Programs in Applied Linguistics at Macquarie University.  A medical graduate from the University of Sydney, he received his PhD from the School of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of Sydney in 2003. Drawing upon his dual backgrounds in medicine and linguistics, his...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Mridula Sharma

Associate Professor
Centre for Atypical Neurodevelopment, Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS), Department of Linguistics, Hearing CRC


Phone: +61 2 9850 4863

 Associate Prof Sharma is an academic and researcher at Macquarie University. She is currently the Director of the Doctorate Program in the Linguistics Department. She joined Macquarie University in 2007. From 2004 – 2007, she was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Auckland, New Zealand. Prior to this, she...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Helen Slatyer

Department of Linguistics


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Dr Zhongwei Song

Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 9608
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Dr Anita Szakay

ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders (CCD), Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS), Department of Linguistics


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Ms Christine Taylor

Department of Linguistics


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Rosalind Thornton

Professor
ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders (CCD), Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS), Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 6710

I study children's acquisition of language, in particular, their acquisition of grammatical structures (syntax) and sentence meanings (semantics). My research is conducted within the framework of Chomsky's 'Universal Grammar'. The goal of my research is to understand which aspects of children's knowledge of language are in place at birth, and...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Jaime Undurraga Lucero

Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 7170

I obtained my PhD in Biomedical sciences in 2013 at the University of Leuven (KU Leuven) in Belgium. My research project focused on investigating the polarity sensitivity of the auditory nerve by means of objective measures of peripheral and central neuronal activity in humans with cochlear implants. After successfully defending...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Lindsey Van Yper

Department of Linguistics, Department of Linguistics


Phone: 4520

Lindsey obtained her PhD from Ghent University (Belgium) in 2016. Her research was funded by the Institute for Neuroscience and was conducted in collaboration with the Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands. The primary goal of her PhD was to better understand central auditory processing in cochlear implant users...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Nick Wilson

Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 2933

Research Nick's main research focuses on the way in which language is used within organisations, particluarly sports teams. His research to date has investigated leadership development, the construction of team identity in sports teams, and the negotiation of local politeness norms and power within a hierarchy. Nick also carries out...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Deanna Wong

Department of Linguistics


Research: Deanna is a sociolinguist with a specialization in corpus linguistic research, including corpus analysis, design and annotation. Her doctoral dissertation made use of corpus annotation to identify listener-produced backchannels in telephone conversations. Her postdoctoral research focuses on the use of linguistic corpora to examine interactional aspects of communication that...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Canzhong Wu

Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 8764
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Dr Nan Xu Rattanasone

ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders (CCD), Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS), Department of Linguistics


Phone: +61 2 9850 9651

Nan Xu Rattanasone's research focuses on Language Acquisition in children (monolingual, bilingual and those with hearing loss) and adult second language learners. She is interested in early bilingual development in pre-schoolers: how children acquire multiple languages, how they develop language competency and the implications of bilingualism for school readiness. Her...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Lynda Yates

Professor
Department of Linguistics


Research interests Intercultural pragmatics, language learning in migration, language for the workplace, learning and teaching of spoken English, pronunciation, teacher professional development Profile I am interested in how adults learn an additional language and exactly what it is that they need to know in order to communicate successfully. This has...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Ivan Yuen

ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders (CCD), Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS), Department of Linguistics


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