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Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages


Staff in Theoretical & Applied Linguistics

Staff in Theoretical and Applied Linguistics

The list below links to details about every member of staff in Theoretical & Applied LInguistics; for a general guide to research interests of members see Research Interests and for those of PhD students see PhD Students; general enquiries should be addressed to

For details about others in the Faculty, see How to Contact us for general enquiries, or the full Faculty Staff List for specific individuals.


Academic and Academic-Related Staff

Name Role College Email Phone
Alexopoulou, Dr Dora Principal Research Associate (7) 67392
Baker, Dr Simon Research Associate      
Bellamy, Dr John Research Associate (7)60357
Bennett, Prof Wendy Professor of French Philology and Linguistics Murray Edwards

(7) 60800 (Faculty)
(7) 62243 (College)

Blevins, Dr James

Director of Section, Theoretical and Applied Linguistics
Reader in Morphology and Syntax

Caines, Dr Andrew Research Associate (7) 60812
Collier, Dr Nigel Director of Research (7) 67356
Davies, Ms Hazel Adminsitrative Assistant, Cambridge Language Sciences Initiative      
Gopal, Dr Deepthi Research Associate  
Graham, Dr Calbert Research Associate (7) 60812
Halbout, Ms Anne-Hélène Project Co-ordinator (MEITS) (7) 60356
Hendriks, Dr Henriëtte

Reader in Language Acquisition and Cognition

Lucy Cavendish (7) 67383
Jaszczolt, Prof Katarzyna Professor of Linguistics and Philosophy of Language Newnham (3) 35744
Kartsaklis, Dr Dimitrios Research Associate  
Katsos, Dr Napoleon Reader in Experimental Pragmatics (7) 67396
Korhonen, Professor Anna Reader in Computational Linguistics (7) 67389
Matthews, Prof Peter Emeritus Professor      
McGillivray, Dr Barbara Research Fellow  
Műller, Dr Lisa-Maria Research Associate (7) 60354
Nolan, Prof Francis Professor of Phonetics (3) 35060
Ozturk, Dr I Ozge Research Associate (7) 60354
Perez, Dr Ana Research Associate (7) 67357
Pilehvar, Dr Taher Research Associate  
Post, Dr Brechtje

Reader in Experimental Phonology

Jesus College

(7) 67395 (Phonetics Laboratory
(7) 64952 (Jesus College)

Pyysalo, Dr Sampo Research Associate  
Roberts, Prof Ian Professor of Linguistics Downing College  
Schmidt, Dr Elaine Research Associate  
Smeeton, Mr Ian IT Officer (7) 60806
Tang, Ms Connie Project Administrator (ESRC - DFID) (7) 63062
Thomas, Julia Project Administrator (LEXICAL)  
Prof. Ianthi Maria Tsimpli Chair of English and Applied Linguistics (7) 60809
Vaux, Dr Bert University Reader in Phonology and Morphology King's College (3) 31649
Vulic, Dr Ivan Research Associate  
Walsh, Ms Jane Coordinator, Cambridge Language Sciences Initiative (7) 67397
Williams, Dr John Undergraduate Teaching and Examining Officer
Reader in Applied Psycholinguistics (7) 67386
Willis, Dr David Graduate Teaching and Examining Officer
Reader in Historical Linguistics
Selwyn College

(3) 35885 (College)
(3) 35062 (Faculty)


Affiliated Lecturers

Name Role College Email Phone
Adamson, Prof Sylvia Affiliated Lecturer   Email  
Biberauer, Dr Theresa Affiliated Lecturer Churchill  
Brown, Dr Keith Affiliated Lecturer   Email  
Deuchar, Prof Margaret Affiliated Lecturer (7) 67394
Lazaridou-Chatzigoga, Dr Dimitra Affiliated Lecturer  
McCarthy, Dr Diana Affiliated Lecturer   Email  
McDougall, Dr Kirsty Affiliated Lecturer  
Meelen, Dr Mareike Affiliated Lecturer          
Mitchell, Dr Rebecca Affiliated lecturer  
Parodi, Dr Teresa Affiliated lecturer  
Poibeau, Dr Thierry Affiliated Lecturer   Email  


Affiliated Researchers

Name Role College Email Phone
Buttery, Dr Paula Affiliated Researcher Gonville & Caius College (7) 67384
Murakami, Dr Akira Affiliated Researcher  


Departmental Secretary

         Name                             Role Email Phone
Uncles, Mrs Gabrielle Departmental Secretary                 (3) 35010                


Graduate Secretary

           Name                           Role Email Phone
Radok, Mrs Louise Graduate Secretary                          (3) 35050                


Others in the Faculty

Others in the Faculty whose work and teaching are closely connected with linguistics