Office of the University Provost

Interdisciplinary Committee on Linguistics

Chair(s)
Mark James, Associate Professor, English

The Interdisciplinary Committee on Linguistics coordinates interdisciplinary linguistics courses and programs in reference to scheduling, advisement, conferences, lectures, evaluations, and information dissemination. The committee is administered through the Department of English, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and its scope is ASU (especially the Tempe campus, but not limited to the Tempe campus). Membership is by appointment.

The committee exists as the only venue for coordination and communication among the several graduate programs on campus related to linguistics.  Those programs include, but are not limited to:

  • The Interdisciplinary PhD in Applied Linguistics
  • The PhD in English with concentration in Rhetoric, Composition, and Linguistics
  • The MA in English with concentration in Linguistics
  • The Master of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
  • The Master of Arts in Spanish, concentration in Applied Linguistics
  • The MA in French
  • The Interdisciplinary PhD in Speech and Hearing Science
  • The MA and MEd in Language and Literacy, Bilingual Ed, and ESL in the Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College
  • The MA and PhD in Anthropology
  • The MA and PhD in Psychology

The Interdisciplinary Committee on Linguistics is also the coordinating body for a graduate certificate in linguistics. The committee also attempts to coordinate graduate course offerings in the programs related to linguistics.  The committee co-sponsors occasional lectures and attempts to coordinate major events related to linguistics across the ASU campuses. The Interdisciplinary Committee on Linguistics is also the coordinating body for a graduate certificate in linguistics.

  • Karen Adams, Professor, English
  • Elizabeth A. Brandt, Professor, Human Evolution & Social Change
  • Mariana Bahtchevanova, Senior Lecturer, International Letters & Cultures
  • Carla Ghanem, Assistant Professor, International Letters & Cultures
  • Carrie Gillon, Assistant Professor, English
  • Arthur Glenberg, Professor, Psychology
  • Veronica Gonzalez, Assistant Professor, International Letters & Cultures
  • David Ingram, Professor, Speech & Hearing Science
  • Mark James, Associate Professor, English
  • Robert Kleinsasser, Associate Professor, Teacher Education & Leadership
  • Barbara A. Lafford, Professor, International Letters and Cultures
  • Aya Matsuda, Associate Professor, English
  • Helene Ossipov, Associate Professor, International Letters & Cultures
  • Matthew Prior, Assistant Professor, English
  • Kathryn Pruitt, Assistant Professor, English
  • Claire Renaud, Assistant Professor, English
  • Mark Rentz, Lecturer and Director, American English & Culture Program
  • Laida Restrepo, Professor, Speech & Hearing Science
  • Eunice Romero-Little, Associate Professor, Social Transformation
  • Ebru Turker, Assistant Professor, International Letters & Cultures
  • Elly van Gelderen, Regents' Professor, English