Editorial Board

Editors (4)

Prof. Dr. Juana M. Liceras
1) Department of Modern Languages and Literatures and Department of Linguistics, University of Ottawa, Canada
2) Departamento de Lenguas Aplicadas, Universidad Nebrija, Madrid, Spain
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
Departamento de Filología Inglesa, Universidad de Valladolid, Spain
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
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
Interests: sociolinguistics; bi/multilingualism; language contact; second language acquisition; translanguaging; pedagogies in second and heritage language classrooms
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Editorial Board Members (54)

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)
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
Interests: neurolinguistics; multilingualism; fMRI longitudinal studies of second and third language acquisition; semiotics; semantics; language and culture
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Prof. Dr. Alfredo Ardila
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
Interests: neurolinguistics; aphasia
Prof. Dr. Amalia Arvaniti
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School of European Culture and Languages, University of Kent, Canterbury CT2 7NZ, UK
Interests: phonetics and phonology of prosody; intonation; speech rhythm; bilingualism sociophonetics
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
Interests: bilingualism; multilingualism; hybrid linguistic systems; universal typology; forensic linguistics; language acquisition
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Prof. Dr. Ellen Bialystok
Department of Psychology, York University, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3, Canada
Interests: bilingualism; lifespan development; cognitive development, cognitive reserve
Dr. Silke Brandt
Department of Linguistics and English Language, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YW, United Kingdom
Interests: first language acquisition; sentence processing; language and theory of mind
Prof. Dr. José Camacho
Department of Hispanic and Italian Studies, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607 USA
Interests: syntax; syntax–discourse interface; information structure; Amazonian languages; Romance languages
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Prof. Dr. Anna Cardinaletti
Department of Linguistics and Comparative Cultural Studies, Ca' Foscari University of Venice, Dorsoduro 3246, 30123 Venice, Italy
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
Interests: reading; bilingualism; visual word recognition; sentence processing; sign language; neurodegeneration of language
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