The Department of Linguistics at the University of Maryland combines current theoretical research in phonology, syntax, and semantics with state-of-the-art experimental research in language acquisition, computational linguistics, psycholinguistics and neurolinguistics.

Juan Uriagereka, with David Lightfoot
Colin Phillips, new director of the Language Science Center
Annie Gagliardi

Our top-ranked department plays a leading role in the largest and most integrated language science research community in North America.