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educator , Theoretical linguist

Rachelle Waksler, American theoretical linguist, educator. Grantee University Cambridge, 1989, Chancellor grantee Conference Excellence College Teaching, 1994. Member Linguistic Society of America, International Linguistic Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Waksler, Rachelle was born on September 4, 1956 in Yonkers, New York, United States. Daughter of Morton and Barbara Lee Waksler.

Education

Bachelor magna cum laude, Cornell Univercity, 1978; Doctor of Philosophy in Linguistics, Harvard University, 1990.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow, U. Cambridge, Cambridge, England, 1988-1990; chair linguistics program, San Francisco State University, since 1990; assistant professor, San Francisco State University, 1990-1994; associate professor, San Francisco State University, since 1994. Visiting researcher Max Planck Institute, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, 1989, 92. Visiting researcher U. Birmingham, England, 1994, 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Linguistic Society of America, International Linguistic Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

father:
Morton Waksler

mother:
Barbara Lee Waksler