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.

Zoe Schlueter with Ellen Lau and Colin Phillips
Majors and CASL Summer Interns Ilanna Newman and Morgan Moyer, after presenting their research
Three Baggett Amigos at the 2017 LSA: Chris Baron, Rachel Dudley and Alexis Wellwood

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