Hope Morgan has been awarded a post-doctoral fellow position

Congratulations to Hope Morgan (PhD 2017) who has been awarded a post-doctoral fellow position by the Marie Curie COFUND LEaDing Fellows Programme. Hope will be working with Dr. Victoria Nyst at Leiden University, the Netherlands. Hope’s dissertation on Kenyan Sign Language has also been accepted for publication in the de Gruyter Sign Language Typology book series, and will appear in 2020.

Congratulations to our alumna Kathryn Davidson!

Our alumna Kathryn Davidson has just accepted a tenure track position in semantics in the linguistics department at Harvard University. She accepted this position after declining a tenure track position in (ASL) child language acquisition in the linguistics department at the University of Washington as well as a 5-year postdoctoral fellowship in cognitive science at Yale University. Please join us in sending Kate our warmest congratulations on her outstanding achievements. – Ivano & Rachel

Klinton Bicknell to Northwestern

Klinton Bicknell (PhD 2011) has accepted a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the Department of Linguistics at Northwestern University beginning March 2014. Before he gets settled in Chicago, he’ll be a Center for Language Sciences postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences at the University of Rochester (June 2013 – March 2014). Congratulations, Klinton!