We have many tools in our toolbox. Our faculty and students use a variety of computer-based tools such as Praat for speech analysis. Other tools include Python, R, SPSS, and E-Prime. Our faculty employ three main methods of inquiry in their research, which are outlined below.
Our faculty and graduate students work in the field with native speakers of languages like Somali, Yami and the Fijian languages. We train our students to elicit, store and analyze data that they collect.
People in Field Methods:
PhD Student, Quechua Instructor
PhD Student, Lawler Fellow