NCSU Linguistics Program - Students

Students and Alumni

2013-2014

PhD Students

(Sociolinguistics Speciality in the Sociology Ph.D Program)

  • Michael J. Fox

    mjfox3 at ncsu dot edu

  • Jon Forrest

    jrforres at ncsu dot edu

  • Caroline Myrick

    cmmyrick at ncsu dot edu

  • Joel Schneier (affiliated with the Communication, Rhetoric, & Digital Media Ph.D Program)

    jischnei at ncsu dot edu


Master's Students

Second Year

  • Lacey Arnold

    lrarnold at ncsu dot edu

  • Kellam Barta

    kbarta at ncsu dot edu

  • Julie Schurr

    jaschurr at ncsu dot edu

  • Angela Tramontelli

    atramon at ncsu dot edu


Recent Alumni

Ph.D.

  • Mary Kohn, 2013 (UNC Chapel Hill, English)
    Assistant Professor at Kansas State University
    Dissertation: Adolescent Ethnolinguistic Stability and Change: A Longitudinal Study

    [ Download dissertation here. ]

  • Erin Callahan, 2013 (Duke, English)
    Assistant Professor at Western Carolina University
    Dissertation: Emerging Hispanic English in the Southeast US: Grammatical Variation in a Triethnic Community

    [ Download dissertation here. ]

  • Phillip Carter, 2009 (Duke, English)
    Assistant Professor at Florida International University
    Dissertation: Speaking Subjects: Language, Subject Formation, and the Crisis of Identity

    [ Download dissertation here. ]

  • Jeannine Carpenter, 2009 (Duke, English)
    Dissertation: Voices of Jim Crow: Early Urban African American English in the Segregated South

    [ Download dissertation here. ]

  • Tyler Kendall, 2009 (Duke, English)
    Assistant Professor at University of Oregon
    Dissertation: Speech Rate, Pause, and Linguistic Variation: An Examination Through the Sociolinguistic Archive and Analysis Project

    [ Download dissertation here. ]

  • Christine Mallinson, 2006 (NCSU, Sociology)
    Associate Professor in the Language, Literacy, and Culture program at University of Maryland, Baltimore County
    Dissertation: The Dynamic Construction of Race, Class, and Gender through Linguistic Practice among Women in a Black Appalachian Community

    [ Download dissertation here. ]

  • Jeffrey Reaser, 2006 (Duke, English)
    Associate Professor, NC State University Linguistics Program
    Dissertation: The effect of dialect awareness on adolescent knowledge and attitudes

    [ Download dissertation here. ]

  • Ben Torbert, 2004 (Duke, English)
    Assistant Professor, University of Missouri, Saint Louis
    Dissertation: Southern Vowels and the Social Construction of Salience

Master's Graduates

2014 Graduates

Erin Adamson
Jaclyn Daugherty
Martha Summerlin
Jahurul Islam
Shivonne Gates
Megan Risdal
Meghan Deanna Cooper
Samina Samina
May Chung
Jon Inscoe

2013 Graduates

Joel Schneier
Caroline Myrick
Michael J. Fox
Liang Zhang
Jon Forrest

2012 Graduates

Hayley Heaton
Melanie Camurati
Channing Johnson
Katherine McDonald
Heather Wright

2011 Graduates

Kelly Abrams
Elizabeth Daw
David Ethier
Charlie Farrington
Nicolette Filson
Darya Kostina
Jason McLarty
Betsy Newman
Mario Piergallini

2010 Graduates

Tim Castor
Paula Dickerson
Michelle Hewitt
Anna Morgan
Jeremy Needle
Hannah Pick
Tom Wilkinson

2009 Graduates

Hannah Askin
Alexis Smith
Janneke Van Hofwegen
Ashley Wise

2008 Graduates

Erin Callahan
Danica Cullinan
Stephany Dunstan
Mary Kohn
Leah White