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Doctor of Philosophy Degrees Recently Awarded

Please note: Dissertations can be ordered from the UW Working Papers.

StudentDissertation TitleAdviser
Summer 2012 - Spring 2013
McCloy, Daniel RobertProsody, intelligibility and familiarity in speech perceptionRichard Wright
Miller, Julia ColleenThe Phonetics of Tone in Two Dialects of Dane-zaa (Athabaskan)Sharon Hargus
Summer 2011 - Spring 2012
Tanner, DarrenAgreement mechanisms in native and nonnative language processing: Electrophysiological correlates of interference and complexityLee Osterhout, Julia Herschensohn
Naoko, KomotoTopics in the semantics of English and Japanese modalsToshiyuki Ogihara
Summer 2010 - Spring 2011
Kahn, JeremyMoving Beyond the Lexical Layer in Parsing Conversational SpeechMari Ostendorf
Summer 2009 - Spring 2010
Goss-Grubbs, DavidDeep Processing for a Portable Natural Language Interface to DatabasesEmily Bender
Summer 2008 - Spring 2009
Dormer, AnyaFeature Valuation Without Deletion: Evidence from Aspect and Tense System of RussianKaren Zagona
Drellishak, ScottWidespread but Not Universal: Improving the Typological Coverage of the Grammar MatrixEmily Bender
Li, KeningThe Information Structure of Mandarin Chinese: Syntax and ProsodyEllen Kaisse
Kilanski, Kelley JThe Effects of Token Frequency and Phonological Neighborhood Density on Speech Production for Native and Non-Native Speakers of EnglishRichard Wright
Summer 2007 - Spring 2008
Da Conceicao, ManuelPronominal Affixation and Cliticization in Romance and Bantu LanguagesHargus, Klausenburger
Stevenson, JeffreyThe Sociolinguistic Variables of Chilean VoseoBeckford Wassink
Summer 2006 - Spring 2007
Kato, KumikoJapanese Gapping in Minimalist SyntaxZagona
Summer 2005 - Spring 2006
Makihara, HideoOn the Past Tense in Japanese Relative ClausesZagona
Summer 2004 - Spring 2005
Carmichael, LesleySituation-Based Intonation Pattern Distribution in a Corpus of American EnglishWright
McBurney, SusanReferential Morphology in Signed LanguagesNewmeyer
Shirai, SetsukoLexical effects in Japanese vowel reductionWright
Waltmunson, JayThe relative degree of difficulty of L2 Spanish /d, t/, trill and tap by L1 English speakers: Auditory and acoustic methods of defining pronunciation accuracyBeckford Wassink
Summer 2003 - Spring 2004
Andrews, DonnaThe Acquisition of Spanish Gender by English-speaking Children in a Partial Immersion SettingHerschensohn
Curtis, EmilyGeminate weight: case studies and formal modelsHargus
Levi, SusannahThe representation of underlying glides: a cross-linguistic studyKaisse
Russi, CinziaThe grammaticalization of Italian clitic pronounsKlausenburger
Yaden-Luthi, BridgetMental Representations of Spanish Morphology: Rules or Analogy?Herschensohn
Yun, YungdoGlides and High Vowels in Korean SyllablesKaisse


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