More PhD success

Delighted to celebrate the graduation of Dr Shadiya AlHashmi!

Shadiya’s PhD is in historical phonology, reconstructing the trajectory of phonetic adaptation of Arabic loanwords into Turkish.

Postgrad-uation

Proud to see two of my most recent research students graduate this last weekend:

  • Cath Pease: MA by Research for work on accentedness and intelligibility in the speech of L1 Arabic learners of L2 English
  • Saudi Sadiq: PhD for work on dialect (non-)levelling in Egypt (co-supervised with Paul Kerswill)