Research Overview

Faculty and graduate students in the Department of Linguistics are actively engaged in a wide variety of research. A common thread of our theoretical research is that it is data driven and uses a variety of methodologies including field research, large corpora, experimental paradigms and computational simulations. 

Research Areas

Contact Us

Professor and Chair, Jeff Good.

Jeff Good

Department Chair; Professor

Specialties: Morphosyntactic typology, Niger-Congo languages, Language documentation

613 Baldy Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0126


Jodi Reiner.

Jodi L. Reiner

Department/Graduate Secretary

Department of Linguistics

610 Baldy Hall

Phone: (716) 645-3794