Linguistics (specialisation) (MA)
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Prof.dr. M.A.F. Klamer
Marian Klamer is Director PhD programs and Professor of Austonesian and Papuan Linguistics. She works on the description and comparison of small, under-described Austronesian and Papuan languages in Indonesia and is interested in the history and culture of the populations who speak the languages. View her full profile here.
Prof.dr. L.L. Cheng
Lisa Cheng is Academic/Scientific Director and Professor of General Linguistics at the Leiden University Centre for Linguistics. Her research interests centre upon comparative syntax, and the interactions between syntax and semantics, syntax and prosody, as well as syntax and processing. View her full profile here.
Prof.dr. N.H. de Jong
Nivja de Jong is a Professor Second language Acquisition and Pedagogy. Currently, she supervises PhD students on diverse topics in the field of language learning. View her full profile here.
Dr. R.J.U. Boogaart
Ronny Boogaart is a University Lecturer at the Leiden University Centre for Linguistics. His research interests includes semantics, pragmatics and construction grammar. View his full profile here.
Prof.dr. C.C. Levelt
Claartje Levelt is a Professor at the Centre for Linguistics. Her research centers around the acquisition of a first language by babies and young children, and focuses mostly on the acquisition of the phonological structure of language. View her full profile here.