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Cambridge Language Sciences

Interdisciplinary Research Centre

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Name Email address Areas of interest
Jane Walsh Managing ongoing activities and overseeing the future development of Cambridge Language Sciences
Jia Wan Computational linguistics
Xiao Wang Data-driven learning; corpus linguistics; second language pragmatics; academic English
Yingcan Wang Predictive neural mechanism of speech learning; Language Communication and Comprehension, Language Change and Diversity, Language Learning across the Lifespan; Multilingualism; Cambridge English; Human Language Technologies; psycholinguistics
Zhilin Wang Natural language processing; Psycholinguistics; Personality psychology; Human language technologies
Hsiaoching Wang Theoretical/Experimental Linguistics Chinese Syntax Second Language Acquisition
Dr Elizabeth Warburton Aphasia
Dr Sheila Watts German and Germanic linguistics
Jodie Webber Multilingualism Nutrition Education Literacy Cognition Education Policy
Dr Daniel Weston Discourse analysis of academic admissions interviews at elite institutions, bilingual code-switching, English dialect development, historical sociolinguistics
Dr Emma Widdis Russian and Soviet cinema
Mandy Wigdorowitz Monolingualism, bilingualism and multilingualism; comprehension and cognition; languageĀ profiling; speech and language processing; codeswitching; statistical analysis
Dr John Williams Second language lexical and syntactic processing; cognitive mechanisms in second language learning
Dr Jo Willmott Mood and modality in ancient Greek
Dr Elspeth Wilson First language acquisition; word learning; experimental semantics & pragmatics; implicature; bilingualism
Dr Andrew Winnard Publisher: Language, Linguistics, Anthropology
Dr Ian Winter The neural basis of hearing
Helena Wood Speech and language disorders; Developmental Language Disorder
Professor Phil Woodland Machine learning and statistical pattern recognition; signal processing
Dr Martin Worthington Babylonian and Assyrian grammar; Akkadian; Sumerian
Travis Wright Structure and Diachrony of Greek and Central Semitic (esp. Hebrew) Semantics-Pragmatics Interface Grammaticalization Cognitive Linguistics (esp. Construction Grammar) Translation
Professor Laura Wright History of the English language; history of London English; historical codeswitching; lexical sociolinguistics
Xinran Wu
Jocelyn Wyburd Learning environments; curriculum design; language learner autonomy; use of technology to support language teaching and learning