Affiliated Faculty

William F. Hanks

William Hanks Berkeley Distinguished Professor in Linguistic Anthropology
Email: wfhanks@berkeley.edu
Office: 315 Kroeber
Research and teaching: 
The organization and dynamics of routine language use, Shamanism, and colonial history of Yucatan; Mayan languages; semantics and pragmatics, especially deictic systems

Darya (Даша) Kavitskaya

Darya Kavitskaya Associate Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures
Email: dkavitskaya@berkeley.edu
Office: 6219 Dwinelle
Research and teaching: Slavic, Turkic, Uralic; phonology and phonetics, historical phonology
Fall 2016: Linguistics 211B

Mairi McLaughlin

Mairi McLaughlin Associate Professor of French
Email: mclaughlin@berkeley.edu
Office: 4224 Dwinelle
Research and teaching: French linguistics, Romance linguistics, syntactic change, language contact, translation studies, language and the media, speech reporting

Geoffrey Nunberg

Geoffrey Nunberg Adjunct Professor, School of Information
Email: nunberg@ischool.berkeley.edu
Research and teaching: Semantics and pragmatics, text classification, normative grammar, and written-language structure; the social and cultural implications of new technologies

Beth Piatote

Beth Piatote Associate Professor of Native American Studies
Email: piatote@berkeley.edu
Office: 582 Barrows
Research and teaching: Native American literature, history, law and culture; Nez Perce texts

Linguists and Language Scholars in Other Departments

Ronelle Alexander, Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures

Ann Banfield, Department of English (emerita)

Patricia Baquedano-Lopez, Graduate School of Education

Charles L. Briggs, Department of Anthropology

Mel Y. Chen, Department of Gender and Women's Studies

Justin Davidson, Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Susan Ervin-Tripp, Department of Psychology (emerita)

Lily Wong Fillmore, Graduate School of Education (emerita)

Kristin Hanson, Department of English

Yoko Hasegawa, Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures

Marti A. Hearst, School of Information

Dan Klein, Computer Science Division, College of Engineering

Claire Kramsch, Department of German

John MacFarlane, Department of Philosophy

Sam A. Mchombo, Department of African American Studies

Irmengard Rauch, Department of German

Martin Schwartz, Department of Near Eastern Studies (emeritus)

John Searle, Department of Philosophy (emeritus)

Thomas F. Shannon, Department of German

Mahesh Srinivasan, Department of Psychology

Seth Yalcin, Department of Philosophy