Languages — Journal Editorial Board

Editors (4)

Prof. Dr. Juana M. Liceras
Editor-in-Chief
1) Department of Modern Languages and Literatures and Department of Linguistics, University of Ottawa, Canada
2) Departamento de Lenguas Aplicadas, Universidad Nebrija, Madrid, Spain
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Interests: linguistic theory and language acquisition; Romance linguistics; bilingualism; migrant and refugee language; contact linguistics; code-switching; pidging and creole grammars; pedagogical grammar; bilingualism and non-typical language development
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Prof. Dr. Raquel Fernández Fuertes
Editor-in-Chief
Departamento de Filología Inglesa, Universidad de Valladolid, Spain
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Interests: linguistic theory, comparative grammar and bilingual acquisition; language-in-contact situations (e.g., code-switching, crosslinguistic influence, natural translation, word order issues); spontaneous and experimental data analyses from simultaneous and sequential bilinguals
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Prof. Dr. Usha Lakshmanan
Founding Editor-in-Chief
Department of Psychology (Brain and Cognitive Sciences Program) and Department of Linguistics, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Life Science II Bldg., Room 216, 1125 Lincoln Drive, Carbondale, IL 62901-6502, USA
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Interests: psycholinguistics; child first language acquisition; child and adult second language acquisition; bi/multilingualism
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Dr. Osmer Balam
Former Associate Editor
Department of Spanish and Portuguese Studies, University of Florida, 170 Dauer Hall, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
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Interests: sociolinguistics; bi/multilingualism; language contact; second language acquisition; translanguaging; pedagogies in second and heritage language classrooms
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Editorial Board Members (40)

Prof. Dr. Anvita Abbi
Department of Linguistics, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6, Canada (Formerly: Professor and Chair of the Centre for Linguistics Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India)
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Interests: areal typology; contact linguistics; language policy; documentation and description of endangered languages
Prof. Dr. Edna Andrews
Linguistics Program, Duke Institute for Brain Sciences, Duke University, 321B Languages Building, Durham, NC 27708, USA
Tel. +1 919 660 3142; Fax: +1 919 660 3141
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Interests: neurolinguistics; multilingualism; fMRI longitudinal studies of second and third language acquisition; semiotics; semantics; language and culture
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Special Issue in Brain Sciences: Brain and Language
Prof. Dr. Alfredo Ardila
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
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Interests: neurolinguistics; aphasia
Prof. Dr. Tej Bhatia
Department of Languages, Literatures and Linguistics (Linguistics and Cognitive Sciences Program), 312 HBC Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York 13224-1160, USA
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Interests: bilingualism; multilingualism; hybrid linguistic systems; universal typology; forensic linguistics; language acquisition
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Special Issue in Languages: Mixed Verbs and Linguistic Creativity in Bi/multilingual Communities
Prof. Dr. Ellen Bialystok
Department of Psychology, York University, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3, Canada
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Interests: bilingualism; lifespan development; cognitive development, cognitive reserve
Prof. Dr. Kristen Brustad
Department of Middle Eastern Studies, University of Texas at Austin, 116 Inner Campus, Austin, TX 78712, USA
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Interests: Arabic; dialectology; pragmatics; language ideology
Prof. Dr. José Camacho
Departament of Spanish and Portuguese, Rutgers University, 17 Seminary Place, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
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Interests: Syntax; Spanish; Amazonian languages; null subjects; focus; evidentiality; switch-reference; second language acquisition; bilingualism
Prof. Dr. Anna Cardinaletti
Department of Linguistics and Comparative Cultural Studies, Ca' Foscari University of Venice, Dorsoduro 3246, 30123 Venice, Italy
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Interests: syntax; typical and atypical language acquisition; deafness; dyslexia; Italian; Italian dialects; Romance languages; Germanic languages; Italian sign language
Prof. Dr. Manuel Carreiras
1) Basque Center on Cognition, Brain & Language, Mikeletegi Pasealekua 69, 20009 Donostia, Spain
2) Ikerbasque—Basque Foundation for Science, Maria Diaz de Haro 3, 6 solairua, 48013 Bilbao, Spain
3) University of the Basque Country, Barrio Sarriena, 48940 Lejona, Spain
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Interests: reading; bilingualism; visual word recognition; sentence processing; sign language; neurodegeneration of language
Prof. Dr. Shyamala. K. Chengappa
Department of Speech Language Pathology, All India Institute of Speech and Hearing, Manasa Gangotri, Mysore - 570006, India
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Interests: childhood language disorders: autism spectrum disorders; mentally retarded and cerebral palsied children; specific language impairment, childhood aphasia (developmental and acquired), language learning disabilities; adult language disorders: Aphasia; Dementia; TBI; RHD; bilingualism and multilingualism—the issues in typical and pathological contexts
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