Linguistics and English Language

Who to contact

Helping you direct queries to the right place

Studying with us

Prospective students

If you're thinking about studying with us, or have applied to study with us, please direct queries to the Undergraduate Admissions Office or the School Postgraduate Office.

Undergraduate Admissions Office

School Postgraduate Office

Current undergraduate students 

The School Undergraduate Teaching Office can help with matters relating to the administration of your courses.

The Student Support and Experience Office are also available to help with a range of other undergraduate queries.

Current postgraduate students 

The School Postgraduate Office should be your first port of call for most postgraduate queries.

Research

Consult our research page for information about our research.

Research

Key contacts in Linguistics and English Language

Below is a list of faculty with administrative responsibilities, who you should also feel free to contact.

Head of Linguistics and English Language Nik Gisborne
Head of School Holly Branigan

Undergraduate

 
Exam Board Convener (Hons) Peter Ackema
Pre Hons Convener & Exam Board Convenor Peter Ackema
Hons Convener Graeme Trousdale
Linguistics and English Language Teaching Director Graeme Trousdale
Cognitive Science Teaching Director Hannah Rohde
Quality Assurance Representative Josef Fruehwald
Computing and Equipment Subject Area Representative Michael Ramsammy
Equality and Diversity Subject Area Representative Michael Ramsammy
Chair Undergraduate Special Circumstances Committee Peter Ackema
Library Contact Linda van Bergen
International Students Patrick Honeybone
Language and Schools Projects Graeme Trousdale
PPLS  College Recruitment and Admissions Chris Cummins
PPLS  Coordinator of Adjustments Chris Cummins
Research ethics committee chair Jenny Culbertson
Tutor Coordinator Bert Remijsen
Dissertation Convener (Hons) Warren Maguire
Linguistic Circle Chris Cummins and Caroline Heycock
Online Learning Officer Claire Cowie

Postgraduate

 
PPLS Postgraduate Director Mits Ota
Postgraduate Advisor Joseph Gafaranga
Taught MSc Coordinator Rob Truswell
MSc Applied Linguistics Director Lauren Hall-Lew
MSc Cognition in Science & Society Director Chris Cummins
MSc Developmental Linguistics Director Vicky Chondrogianni
MSc English Language Director Claire Cowie
MSc Evolution of Language & Cognition Director Simon Kirby
MSc Linguistics Director Nik Gisborne
MSc Phonetics Director (Acting) Alice Turk & James Kirby
MSc Speech & Language Processing Director Simon King
SGSSS Linguistics Pathway Representative Jenny Culbertson
AHRC/Scottish Graduate School panel member Patrick Honeybone

Research

 
Research Director Hannah Rohde
Director of Bilingualism Matters Antonella Sorace
Director of Angus McIntosh Centre Heinz Giegerich
Director of Centre for Speech Technology Research Simon King
Director of Centre for Language Evolution Simon Kirby
REF coordinator John Joseph