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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
Danielle Saunders Neural machine translation; domain adaptation for natural language
Dr Nick Saville Language test development and validation; Learning Oriented Assessment (LOA); Language Policy; Multilingualism and Plurilingualism; Ethics and AI in language education; Understanding Assessment - "assessment literacy"
Sarah Schechter Language learner motivation; Outreach for language education; Applied Linguistics
Dr Norma Schifano Historical and synchronic comparative Romance and Greek linguistics; morpho-syntax; dialectology; language contact; cartography
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 Meredith Shafto Age-related changes in specific language abilities
Curtis Sharma BA, MPhil Bilingual cognition; developmental disorders; cognitive neuroscience; executive function; attention and working memory; pragmatic language use
Itamar Shatz Second language acquisition; Corpus linguistics; Lexical distance; Linguistic typology; Research methodology
Jin Shen Corpus linguistics; second language education; corrective feedback
Pu Shi Academic literacy; critical thinking and learner autonomy; cultural and ideological issues in language education; history of English language education in China
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
Michael Simmons Potential collaborative research proposals and projects; knowledge exchange
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
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
Harper Staples Multilingualism; Comparative Education; Identity
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