Victoria Dickson

PhD Linguistics and English Language

Qualifications

MPhil General Linguistics and Comparative Philology (University of Oxford)

MA (Hons) English Language and Linguistics (University of Edinburgh)

Undergraduate teaching

LEL2B Tutor 2017-18

PPLS Writing Centre Tutor 2016-Present

Research summary

My primary research interests are in variationist sociolinguistics and phonetics, with a current focus on urban Scottish speech and class mobility. My PhD research is funded by the Economic and Social Research Council through the Scottish Graduate School of Social Science Doctoral Training Partnership.