Experiment participants in Professor Saffran's Infant Learning Lab

Participating in a language acquisition experiment in Professor Saffran's Infant Learning Lab

Research in Language Sciences

Faculty in Language Sciences are engaged in many types of research into language, including formal studies of grammar, state-of-the-art linguistic experiments, and community outreach projects. These faculty projects provide rich opportunities for undergraduate and graduate student research participation. Particular research strengths highlighted here include Indigenous Languages of the Americas, Language Acquisition, Psycholinguistics, and Sociolinguistics – explore these links for more information, including links to faculty research labs and info on applying to work in a lab.

Our faculty publish widely in academic and popular formats. You can peruse the list of selected books by our faculty, or explore individual faculty pages for more detailed information on research output.