Category Archives: UC Linguistics news

Hello from PhD student Arshad Ali

Arshad Ali is a PhD candidate in the Department of Linguistics, under the supervision of Dr Kevin Watson and Dr Lynn Clark. In this guest post, he introduces himself and his interesting research. Hi, I am Arshad Ali, originally from Islamabad, … Continue reading

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Hello from PhD student Mohammed Dagamseh

Mohammed Dagamseh has been studying for a PhD in the Department of Linguistics, under the supervision of Dr Kevin Watson and Associate Professor Jeanette King, for a few months now. In this guest post, he introduces himself and his interesting … Continue reading

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2013 blog in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 8,000 times in 2013. If it were a NYC subway … Continue reading

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Welcome to new PhD student Xuan Wang

We are very pleased to welcome Xuan Wang to the Department of Linguistics, to study for a PhD under the supervision of Dr Kevin Watson. In this guest post, Xuan introduces herself. Welcome to Christchurch, and UC! Hi, I’m Wang … Continue reading

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Lynn Clark research funding success!

Congratulations to Dr Lynn Clark, who has been awarded a Marsden grant for a three year research project called “Recency effects in spoken New Zealand English”. The Marsden fund is very competitive – this year a total of 1157 proposals were … Continue reading

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Welcome to new PhD student Matthias Heyne

We are very pleased to welcome Matthias Heyne to the Department of Linguistics, to study for a PhD under the supervision of Professor Jen Hay. In this guest post, Matthias introduces himself. Welcome to Christchurch, and UC! Hi, I’m Matthias Heyne and … Continue reading

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Welcome to new PhD student Darcy Rose

We are very pleased to welcome Darcy Rose to the Department of Linguistics, to study for a PhD under the supervision of Professor Beth Hume. In this guest post, Darcy introduces herself. Welcome to Christchurch, and UC! Hi, I’m Darcy … Continue reading

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