Linguistics Faculty

Core Faculty

  • Mark Aronoff
    Distinguished Professor
    Ph.D. 1974, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Morphology, orthography, sign languages, language origins
    mark [dot] aronoff [at] stonybrook [dot] edu
  • John Frederick Bailyn
    Ph.D. 1995, Cornell University
    Slavic Linguistics, Russian Syntax, Syntax, Musical Cognition
    john [dot] bailyn [at] stonybrook [dot] edu
  • Michael Becker
    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D. 2009, University of Massachusetts Amherst
    Phonology, morphology, learning, modeling, acquisition
    michael [dot] becker [at] stonybrook [dot] edu
  • Christina Y. Bethin
    Ph.D. 1978, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
    Slavic linguistics, phonology
    christina [dot] bethin [at] stonybrook [dot] edu
  • Ellen Broselow
    Ph.D. 1976, University of Massachusetts-Amherst
    Phonology, phonetics, second language acquisition
    ellen [dot] broselow [at] stonybrook [dot] edu
  • John E. Drury
    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D. 2005, University of Maryland
    Neurocognition of language processing and acquisition; Syntax; Semantics; Morphology; Prosody
    john [dot] drury [at] stonybrook [dot] edu
  • José Alberto Elías-Ulloa
    Associate Professor
    Ph.D. 2006, Rutgers University.
    Prosody (syllable weight, prosodic structure, intonation) and the interaction with segmental phenomena
    Jose [dot] Elias-Ulloa [at] stonybrook [dot] edu
  • Daniel L. Finer
    Ph.D. 1984, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
    Syntax, semantics, language acquisition
    daniel [dot] finer [at] stonybrook [dot] edu
  • Thomas Graf
    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D. 2013, University of California, Los Angeles
    Mathematical linguistics, syntax, phonology, psycholinguistics
    mail [at] thomasgraf [dot] net
  • Jeffrey Heinz
    Ph.D. 2007, University of California, Los Angeles
    phonology, linguistic typology, mathematical linguistics, computational learning theory, planning and control
    jeffrey [dot] heinz [at] stonybrook [dot] edu
  • Robert D. Hoberman
    Ph.D. 1983, University of Chicago
    Morphology, phonology, Semitic linguistics (Arabic, Hebrew, Aramaic)
    robert [dot] hoberman [at] stonybrook [dot] edu
  • Marie K. Huffman
    Associate Professor
    Ph.D. 1989, University of California, Los Angeles
    Phonetics, phonology
    marie [dot] huffman [at] stonybrook [dot] edu
  • Dorit Kaufman
    Ph.D. 1989, State University of New York at Stony Brook
    Language acquisition and attrition, language education
    dorit [dot] kaufman [at] stonybrook [dot] edu
  • Richard K. Larson
    Ph.D. 1983, University of Wisconsin - Madison
    Semantics, syntax, Iranian languages
    Richard [dot] Larson [at] stonybrook [dot] edu
  • Jun Liu
    Ph.D. 1996, Ohio State University
    Second language acquisition, language education, intercultural communication
    jun [dot] liu [at] stonybrook [dot] edu
  • Francisco Ordóñez
    Associate Professor
    Ph.D. 1997, City University of New York
    Syntax of Spanish, its varieties and other Romance languages (Catalan, French, Italian and Occitan dialects)
    francisco [dot] ordonez [at] stonybrook [dot] edu
  • Lori Repetti
    Ph.D. 1989, University of California, Los Angeles
    Romance linguistics, phonology, dialectology
    lori [dot] repetti [at] stonybrook [dot] edu
  • Jiwon Yun
    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D. 2013, Cornell University
    Semantics, prosody, computational linguistics, cognitive science
    jiwon [dot] yun [at] stonybrook [dot] edu

Lecturers/Visiting Professors


Affiliated Faculty