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Cambridge Language Sciences

Interdisciplinary Research Centre

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Name Email address Areas of Interest
Dr Angeliki Salamoura Second language learning with reference to L2 English, Language assessment, Learner corpora, Bilingualism
Professor Helena Sanson History of Italian literature and culture with reference to women and gender, History of the Italian language, History of linguistic thought
Dr Nick Saville Language test development and validation- including automated systems for learning and assessment using AI, Learning Oriented Assessment - LOA, Language Policy - e.g. European policies on assessment in the context of migration, Multilingualism and Plurilingualism - new constructs for learning and assessment, Ethics and AI in language education, Understanding Assessment - "assessment literacy" in the context of language teaching and learning
Sarah Schechter Language learner motivation, Outreach for language education, Applied Linguistics
Dr Elaine Schmidt Psycholinguistics, Language acquisition, Language Processing, Phonetics and phonology, Neurolinguistics, Prosody, Sentence processing
Julia Schwarz Morphological Processing , Phonology , Psycholinguistics , Cognitive Linguistics , Language Acquisition, Language Communication and Comprehension, Natural Language Processing
Dr Abhimanyu Sharma Sociolinguistics, Language policy, German Linguistics, Critical Discourse Analysis, Language and law
Curtis Sharma BA, MPhil Bilingual Cognition, Developmental Disorders, Cognitive Neuroscience, Executive Function, Attention and Working Memory, Learning, Pragmatic Language Use
Itamar Shatz Quantitative and computational methods, Corpus linguistics, Learner corpora, Second language acquisition, Linguistic typology, Language distance
Samantha Sie Second Language Acquisition, Multilingualism, Syntax
Dr. Roberto B. Sileo Bilingualism., English language teaching and assessment., First and second language processing., Pragmatics., Semantics., Research method practice.
Jasper Hong Sim Phonological acquisition in first and second languages, Properties of and variation in child-directed speech, Bilingualism, Speech variability, Social variation in language, Language contact, dialects and ethnolinguistic repertoires
Professor Nidhi Singal Disability, poverty and development, Poverty, ethnicity and special educational needs
Professor Ioanna Sitaridou Comparative and historical syntax of the Romance languages, Greek dialectal and diachronic syntax
Jye Smallwood Syntax, Corpus Linguistics , Typology, Second Language Acquisition
Professor Janet Martin Soskice Metaphor and figurative speech in bibilical studies, Religious language and "Naming God"
Dr Emmanuel Stamatakis The neural basis of consciousness, The neural basis for poor cognitive outcome following traumatic brain injury
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
Dr Arlid Stenberg Text designs for the facilitation of reading, Comparisons of linguistic and musical reading strategies, Literacy acquisition and its social implications , Musical literacy
Professor Roel Sterckx FBA Classical and literary Chinese, Classical Chinese philology
Benjamin Strawbridge FRSA MCCT Science education, Oracy and dialogue, Speech, language and communication needs, Second language education, Socio-economic disadvantage
Dr Li Su Language comprehension, Imaging and computational techniques for cognitive neuroscience