Specialization: Historical linguistics, phonetics and phonology, Celtic languages, the Atlantic Fringe zone, linguistic documentation and revitalization, linguistic reconstruction, semantics and pragmatics
Specialization: Computational Linguistics, Lexical Semantics, Complex Predicates, Farsi Linguistics, Computational Applications for Endangered Languages, Ontologies, Machine Learning, Multimodal Communication and its Applications in AI
Specialization: Language and identity, sociocultural linguistics, Conversation Analysis, contact languages and multilingualism with specialization in Singapore and Southeast Asia, language policy and planning.
Specialization: Linguistic Anthropology, Ethnography, Majority/Minority Language Dynamics, Language and Politics, Language Maintenance and Shift, Language and Identity, Narrative, Storytelling, Morphology, Syntax, Burmese, languages of Myanmar
Specialization: Computational linguistics and computational phonology, human language technology; phonology and phonetics, specifically prosody among words, clauses and phrases, and speech production and perception; and Germanic languages.