Linguistics and Applied Linguistics

The Linguistics and Applied Linguistics program features a number of recognised linguists, both nationally and internationally, researching across a broad range of specialties in linguistics and applied linguistics.  The program is also home to the Language and Society Centre.

Program content

The following degrees are offered in the Linguistics and Applied Linguistics program:

Link to the 2014 Handbook entry for the Linguistics and Applied Linguistics HDR program

Program contacts

Program Director: Prof Kate Burridge

Program Coordinator: Dr Alice Gaby

Program Administrator: Ms Sally Riley

Research areas and supervisors


Prof Keith Allan

Dr Ana-Maria Bliuc *

Dr Heather Bowe

Dr Julie Bradshaw

Prof Kathryn Burridge

Dr Young Cho

Dr Alice Gaby

Dr Hiroko Hashimoto

Dr Jim Hlavac

Dr Hui Huang

Dr Shimako Iwasaki

Dr Heinz-Josef Kreutz

Dr Naomi Kurata

Dr Anna Margetts

A/Prof Helen Marriott

Dr Simon Musgrave

Dr Nadine Normand-Marconnet

Dr Sarah Pasfield-Neofitou

Prof Farzad Sharifian

Dr Robyn Spence-Brown

Dr Masato Takimoto

Adj A/Prof Helen Tebble

Dr Louisa Willoughby

Dr Zhichang Xu

Dr Kuniko Yoshimitsu

Dr Beatrice Trefalt

 * Available for associate supervision