About Us

The Department of Linguistics at the University of Connecticut is a leading center for theoretical research in generative grammar, and for experimental research on child language acquisition.

Oak Hall, Room 368
365 Fairfield Way, Unit 1145
Storrs, CT 06269-1145

Telephone: (860) 486-4229

Email: linguistics@uconn.edu

Upcoming Events

  1. Oct 25 Morphology Reading Group1:30pm
  2. Oct 25 Logic Colloquim: Peter Pagin (Stockholm)4:00pm
  3. Nov 1 Annual Logic Lecture: Chris Kennedy (Chicago)1:30pm
  4. Nov 1 Morphology Reading Group1:30pm
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UConn Linguists at JK

The 27th Japanese/Korean Linguistics Conference (JK27) will take place this year at Sogang University in Seoul on October 18-20, 2019. It will feature a number of presentations by UConn linguists, including an invited talk by: Keiko Murasugi. The parallel route the Japanese- and Korean-acquiring children take to attain the adult grammar: An implication for the […]

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Visitor | Nick Huang

Nick Huang is here as a visiting researcher, supported by a two-year fellowship from the National University of Singapore. At UConn, he will be working with Jon Sprouse. Nick received his PhD from the University of Maryland earlier this year. His interests are in cross-linguistic variation and learning, and he has worked on topics such as locality, […]

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Syntax job at UConn!

We are pleased to announce that the Department of Linguistics is hiring a syntactician at the rank of Associate or Full Professor.  More information and the link for applications is available at: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo?joblist—529-14939

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The department (co-)organizes a wide variety of lectures, talks, workshops and conferences.

Fifty Years of Linguistics at UConn

Linguistics Colloquium Series

Saito/Nunes Lectures

Conferences and Workshops

Ling Lunch

Groups, Labs, Programs

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