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Department of Linguistics 語言學系

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Contact Person

Name & Title Area of Expertise Tel no. / Email / Language
Professor Matthews, Stephen
Professor (教授)
  • Language typology
  • Syntax
  • Semantics
  • Cantonese and Chaozhou dialect
  • Bilingualism and language contact
Tel: 3917 2752
Written: English (英文)
Spoken: English, Cantonese, French, German (英語、粵語、法語、德語)
Dr Do, Youngah
Associate Professor (副教授)
  • Language acquisition
  • Laboratory phonology and computational phonology
  • Morphology and phonology interactions
  • Learning and learnability
Tel: 3917 8603
Written: English, Korean (英文、韓文)
Spoken: English, Korean (英語、韓語)
Dr Siok, Wai Ting
Associate Professor (副教授)
  • Psycholinguistics, language development, bilingualism, cognitive neuroscience of language, and human cognition
  • Neuroanatomical organization of human learning and language skills by brain imaging
  • Neural basis of developmental dyslexia
Tel: 3917 2771
Written: English, Chinese (英文、中文)
Spoken: English, Cantonese, Putonghua (英語、粵語、普通話)
Dr Yakpo, Kofi
Associate Professor (副教授)
  • Language and globalization
  • Multilingualism
  • Asia and Africa relations
  • Language and society
Tel: 3917 7117
Written: English, German, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch (英文、德文、法文、西班牙文、葡萄牙文、荷蘭文)
Spoken: English, German, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch (英語、德語、法語、西班牙語、葡萄牙語、荷蘭語)
Dr Coupé, Christophe
Assistant Professor (助理教授)
  • Language evolution
  • Origins of language
  • Computational modelling
  • Text mining
Tel: 3917 2872
Written: English, French (英文、法文)
Spoken: English, French (英語、法語)
Last updated on 08/09/2022, by Department of Linguistics