Linguistics Degrees

Linguistics is the scientific study of the function and structure of language, and is concerned with language as a general aspect of human knowledge and behavior.

The Department of Linguistics offers three major concentrations: Applied LinguisticsLanguage and Cognition; and Language, Society, and Communication. We also offer two honors tracks: Language Structure and Theory and Language and Cognition. In addition, the department offers a joint major and a minor.

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Jeff Good.

613 Baldy Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0126

jcgood@buffalo.edu

Chair
Professor
Department of Linguistics
College of Arts and Sciences
Robert Hoeing.

639 Baldy Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0130

rghoeing@buffalo.edu

Director of Undergraduate Studies
Associate Professor
Department of Linguistics
College of Arts and Sciences