Our current students

PhD students

Name Research area Supervisor
Alhemaid, Amjad Second language speaking strategies Li-Shih Huang
Alkutbi, Douaa Academic language learning needs assessment Li-Shih Huang
Anisman, Adar Syntax and language documentation Leslie Saxon
Ariyo, Oluwabukola Syntax Martha McGinnis
Arkoh, Ruby TBA Martha McGinnis
Chen, Yu Charles Pathological linguistics and phonetics Hua Lin
Ceong, Hyekyeong (Hailey) Syntax Leslie Saxon
Creed, Myles Inuit languages and language revitalization Ewa Czaykowska-Higgins
Deng, Jie (Cleo) Second language phonetics and phonology John Archibald
Enriquez Garcia, Ildara Sociolinguistics, Galician and variation among new speakers of Galician Alexandra D'Arcy
Friesen, Diane Language documentation Leslie Saxon
Hart Blundon, Patricia Speech pathology and English second dialect (Interdisciplinary) Alexandra D'Arcy
Katsumata, Yuriko Pedagogical Material Development Li-Shih Huang
Khatri, Raj Second language reading strategies Li-Shih Huang
Leonard, Janet SENĆOŦEN phonology Ewa Czaykowska-Higgins
Liu, Jianxun Syntax, syntax semantics interface Martha McGinnis
Lucarevschi, Claudio Second language pronunciation through story telling Hossein Nassaji
McCreery, Dale Language documentation Leslie Saxon
Nolan, Tess TBA Sonya Bird
Onosson, Sky (David) Sociophonetics, Canadian English Sonya Bird & Alexandra D'Arcy
Yousefi, Marziyeh Instructional effects on second language  pragmatic competence Hossein Nassaji
Yuan, Qin (Sophia) Second language teaching and learning Li-Shih Huang

MA Linguistics students

Name Research area Supervisor
Borland-Walker, Kyra Indigenous language documentation & revitalization (Gitskan and other Tsimshinic languages), dialectology, dialectometry, articulatory phonetics, and vowel inventories Sonya Bird
Comeau, Emily Indigenous language revitalization Ewa Czaykowska-Higgins
Ghosh, Sajib Morphology, syntax Martha McGinnis
Loughlin, Ayden Sociolinguistics Alexandra D'Arcy
Richards, Matthew Linguistic analysis of dance Suzanne Urbanczyk
Veith, Kendall TBA Suzanne Urbanczyk
Wu, Junyu TBA Hua Lin

MA Applied Linguistics students

Name Research area Supervisor
Aalam, Niloo Child seccond language acquisition Li Shih Huang
Bagherbeigi, Vahid TBA Hua Lin
Blackstone, Pam FSL pedagogy Li Shih Huang
Brown, Jennifer TBA Li-Shih Huang
Cathers, Bryan TBA Leslie Saxon
Chao, Catherine Second language teaching and learning Li-Shih Huang
Goss, Amber Language acquisition and instruction methods related to language revitalization Sonya Bird
Kim, Keun TBA John Archibald
Suessenbach, Lisa TBA John Archibald
Zhang, Yiran Curriculum planning for newcomer language training and employment Li-Shih Huang

Masters in Indigenous Language Revitalization (MILR) students

Name Research area Supervisor
Dennis, Odelia Forming new words in Tahltan Leslie Saxon
Erasmus, Margaret Leslie Saxon
Grant, Laura Alexandra D'Arcy
Steinwand-Deschambeault, Tammy Games for Tɬi̜cho̜ language learning Leslie Saxon
Watts, Patricia Oowekyala coming of age ceremony Suzanne Urbanczyk
Weir, Candace Digitizing Xaayda Kil elders tapes Suzanne Urbanczyk
Wells, Victoria Using theatre for language revitalization Suzanne Urbanczyk