- The department offers state-of-the-art facilities for research in phonetics, including articulatory movement tracking, ultrasound, electroglottography, and speech aerodynamics.
- The phonetics lab is part of the Cornell Speech Imaging Group (SIG), a cross-disciplinary team of researchers using real-time magnetic resonance imaging to study the dynamics of speech articulation.
- The department also hosts a Computational Linguistics Lab which focuses on statistical parsing of large data samples, including grammar development, parameter estimation, and acquisition of lexical information from corpora.
- The Language Documentation Lab provides resources and laboratory space for research involving language documentation, description, and analysis, with an emphasis on understudied languages. The Interface Research Lab focuses on understanding the interfaces between phonology, syntax, semantics, and pragmatics.
Concentrations By Subject
- Computational Linguistics (Minor)
- East Asian Linguistics (Minor)
- English Linguistics (Minor)
- General Linguistics
- Germanic Linguistics (Minor)
- Indo-european Linguistics (Minor)
- Phonetics (Minor)
- 60 months
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- A statement of purpose
- English language proficiency
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