Catherine Lai

Lecturer

  • Linguistics and English Language
  • School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences

Contact details

Address

Street

Room 3.26, Informatics Forum

City
10 Crichton Street, Edinburgh
Post code
EH8 9AB

Undergraduate teaching

Spring 2020: LEL1B (Pragmatics module) 

Office Hours by appointment. 

Open to PhD supervision enquiries?

Yes

Current PhD students supervised

Pilar Oplustil Gallegos (co-supervised with Simon King)

Past PhD students supervised

Leimin Tian (co-supervised with Johanna Moore)

Research summary

Speech prosody, spoken language understanding, affective computing, discourse and dialogue structure, semantics, pragmatics, information structure

Current research interests

Topic and stance detection from spoken dialogue Prosody, presuppositions and information structure Generation and perception of prosody in synthetic speech

Past research interests

See my website!

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