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Linguistics educator

Michael Hammond, American linguistics educator. Fogarty senior international fellow National Institutes of Health, Paris, 1992-1994. Member Linguistic Society of America.

Background

Hammond, Michael was born on March 30, 1957 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of John and Felicia Florence (Giganti) Hammond.

Education

Bachelor, University of California at Los Angeles, 1979. Master of Arts, University of California at Los Angeles, 1981. CPhil, University of California at Los Angeles, 1982.

Doctor of Philosophy, University of California at Los Angeles, 1984.

Career

He is the author or editor of six books on a variety of topics from Syntactic Typology, The Phonology of English, to Computational linguistics. He is particularly well known for his research on meter and poetics. He has also published more than 40 articles and presented at over 60 conferences on these topics.

He was the dissertation supervisor on 21 Ph.D.s and serves on the editorial board of several major journals. Phonology Computational linguistics Poetic Meter Language games Psycholinguistics Ph.

Works

Membership

Member Linguistic Society of America.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hiking, volleyball, bridge.

Connections

Married Linda Ann Rousos, January 2, 1987 (divorced 1992). 1 child, Joseph Rousos-Hammond. Married Diane Kathleen Ohala, March 13, 1999.

father:
John Hammond

mother:
Felicia Florence (Giganti) Hammond

spouses:
Linda Ann Rousos

Diane Kathleen Ohala

child:
Joseph Rousos-Hammond