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Cambridge Language Sciences

Interdisciplinary Research Centre
Read more at: Dr Nicholas Zair

Dr Nicholas Zair

Languages of Ancient Italy; Proto-Indo-European and the Indo-European Languages

Read more at: Dr Torsten Meißner

Dr Torsten Meißner

Reconstruction of the Proto-Indo-European parent language;
historical bilingualism and multilingualism

Read more at: Dr Jo Willmott

Dr Jo Willmott

Mood and modality in ancient Greek

Read more at: Professor James Clackson

Professor James Clackson

Indo-European comparison and reconstruction; history of languages of Ancient Italy; history of the Greek language; Armenian; historical sociolinguistics

Read more at: Dr Philippa Steele

Dr Philippa Steele

Languages of ancient Cyprus;
Aegean linear scripts;
multilingualism in the ancient world;
languages of ancient Mediterranean and Near East;
Ancient Greek dialectology

What we do

Cambridge Language Sciences is an Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge. Our virtual network connects researchers from five schools across the university as well as other world-leading research institutions. Our aim is to strengthen research collaborations and knowledge transfer across disciplines in order to address large-scale multi-disciplinary research challenges relating to language research.