Janet B. Pierrehumbert

Janet B. Pierrehumbert

Current Students and Project Members

  • Samantha Gett Heidenreich, Ph.D student, Dept of Linguistics, Northwestern University.
  • Jeremy Needle, Ph.D student, Dept. of Linguistics, Northwestern University.
  • Ramon Granell, Research Associate, OeRC.
  • John Pybus, Technical Lead, OeRC Humanities.
  • Alex Schumacher, Ph.D student, Dept. of Linguistics, Northwestern University
  • Xiaoju Zheng, Ph.D student, Dept of Linguistics, Northwestern University.

Former Students and Postdocs

  • Eduardo G. Altmann (postdoc 2007-2008, co-advised with Adilson Motter) Associate Professor in the School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Sydney.
  • Mark D. Anderson (MA 1984) Pitch Determination of Speech Signals (MIT-Bell Labs Cooperative Program)
  • Mary E. Beckman (postdoc 1984-84), Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Linguistics, Ohio State University.
  • Deborah Berkeley (Ph.D 2000) Linguistic Test Engineer, Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, WA.
  • Anne Bertram (MA 1994) A Quantitative Study of Transitive Phrasal Verbs: Form, Function and Word Order.
  • Katy Carlson (postdoc 2001-03), Prof. of English, Morehead State Univ.
  • S. Corrado (BA honors 1994) An experimental study of stress in Russian nonwords
  • Karen Chu (MA 2013) Investigating novel word blends using Games with a Purpose.
  • Cynthia Clopper (postdoc 2006-7, coadvised with Ann Bradlow), Assoc. Prof. of Linguistics, OSU. Assoc. Director, OSU Center for Cognitive Science.
  • Cara Coburn (MA 2000) Production and Perception of Focus Intonation.
  • Fred Cummins (postdoc 1997-98) College Lecturer. University College Dublin School of Computer Science and Informatics.
  • Robert Daland (Ph.D 2009) Asst. Professor of Linguistics, UCLA.
  • Lisa Dawdy Hesterberg, (MA 2012; Ph.D 2014) Linguistics. Data Analyst, Backflip Studios.
  • Alex Djalali (BA 2008) Ph.D in Linguistics 2015, Stanford University. VP Natural Language Engineering, Argo Technologies
  • Stefan Frisch (Ph.D 1996) Assoc. Prof of Communication Sciences and Disorders, University of South Florida.
  • James Sneed German (Ph.D 2008), Professor and A*MIDEX Rising Stars Fellow, Laboratoire Parole et Language (CNRS), Aix-Marseille University, Aix-en-Provence
  • Anne Gooch (BA honors 2006) The Role of Reduced Vowel Durations Perception of Foreign Accents in English and French. Assistant Parliamentarian, at the US House of Representatives.
  • Carolyn Gottfurcht-Zafra (Ph.D 2007), Adjunct Lect. in Foreign Languages and Linguistics, Univ. of Wisconson, Milwaukee.
  • Lindsay Hartmann (MA 2002) Morphological Competition in Conjugation of Spanish Verbs.
  • Jennifer Hay (Ph.D 2000) Prof. of Linguistics, University of Canterbury, NZ. Director of the New Zealand Institute of Language, Brain, and Behaviour.
  • Sarmad Hussain (Ph.D in Communication Sciences and Disorders, 1996). Professor of Computer Science and Head of the Center for Language Engineering at the University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore, Pakistan.
  • Kenneth Konopka (Ph.D 2011) Lecturer in Linguistics, Northwestern University
  • Rami Nair (Ph.D 1998) Associate Professor of Instruction, Department of Asian Languages & Cultures, Northwestern University.
  • Tyler Perrachione (BA/MA 2007), Asst. Professor and Peter Paul Career Development Professor, College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University
  • Kim Silverman (postdoc 1987-1989) Principle Research Scientist, Spoken Language Technologies, Apple.
  • Shirley Steele (postdoc 1986) New media artist.
  • Andrea Sims (postdoc 2006-8) Professor of Slavic, OSU.
  • John Evar Strid (Ph.D 2006), Associate Professor, Dept of Literacy Education, Northern Illinois University.
  • Xuejing Sun (Ph.D 2002, co-advised with Xu Yi), Senior Staff Researcher and Team Lead, Dolby Technologies.
  • Andrew Talle , BA/MA 1995. Associate Professor of Musicology, Northwestern University.
  • Charlotte Vaughn MA 2011, Instructor in Linguistics, University of Oregon