Executive Committee

Executive meetings are held six times a year with venues shifting from node to node. A representative from each Centre sub-committee attends each meeting. Usually there will be an Executive meeting to coincide with CoEDL Fest and CoEDL Summer School. To find out the date and venue of Executive meetings, consult the CoEDL Events Google Calendar.

The Committee Members

Anne Cutler

Anne Cutler

  • Program: Processing
  • Institution: Western Sydney University

Recent Publications

  1. Cross-language data on five types of prosodic focus

    Bibliography

    Martin Ip, and Anne Cutler. May 2016. "Cross-language data on five types of prosodic focus". In Proceedings of Speech Prosody 2016, Boston.

  2. Processing advantages for focused words in Korean

    Bibliography

    Heather Kember, Jiyoun Choi, and Anne Cutler. June 2016. "Processing advantages for focused words in Korean". In Proceedings of Speech Prosody 2016, Boston.

  3. Language-specificity in speakers’ strategies of focus expression

    Bibliography

    Martin Ip, and Anne Cutler. July 2016. "Language-specificity in speakers’ strategies of focus expression". In Abstracts of Laboratory Phonology, Ithaca, New York.

  4. Learning to Perceive Non-Native Tones via Distributional Training: Effects of Task and Acoustic Cue Weighting

    Bibliography

    Liquan Liu, Chi Yuan, Jia Hoong Ong, Alba Tuninetti, Mark Antoniou, Anne Cutler, and Paola Escudero. 2022. "Learning to Perceive Non-Native Tones via Distributional Training: Effects of Task and Acoustic Cue Weighting." Brain Sciences. 12 (5): 559. doi: https://doi.org/10.3390/brainsci12050559.

  5. Managing Speech Perception Data Sets

    Bibliography

    Cutler, Anne, Ernestus, Mirjam, Warner, Natasha, and Weber, Andrea. 2022. "Managing Speech Perception Data Sets". In The Open Handbook in Linguistic Data Management, MIT Press.

Nicholas Evans Director (Chair)

Nicholas Evans

  • Title: Director (Chair)
  • Program: Shape/Evolution
  • Institution: The Australian National Unviersity

Recent Publications

  1. Artist Sally Gabori had a language of her own.

    Bibliography

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  2. A life of polysynthesis: Hans-Jurgen Sasse (1943–2015)

    Bibliography

    Nicholas Evans, Nikolaus P. Himmelmann, and Dejan Matić. January 2015. "A life of polysynthesis: Hans-Jurgen Sasse (1943–2015)." Linguistic Typology. 19 (2) doi: 10.1515/lingty-2015-0010.

  3. How a man got off the grog: A Dalabon 'family problems' story

    Bibliography

    Nicholas Evans, and Manuel Pamkal. 2022. "How a man got off the grog: A Dalabon 'family problems' story." Asian and African Languages and Linguistics. (16): 165-186. doi: https://www.doi.org/10.15026/117161.

  4. Words of Wonder: Endangered Languages and What They Tell Us

    Bibliography

    Nicholas Evans. 2022. Words of Wonder: Endangered Languages and What They Tell Us. : Wiley-Blackwell.

  5. Language vs individuals in cross-linguistic corpus typology

    Bibliography

    Barth, Danielle, Evans, Nicholas, Arka, I Wayan, Bergqvist, Henrik, Forker, Diana, Gipper, Sonja, Hodge, Gabrielle, Kashima, Eri, Kasuga, Yuki, Kawakami, Carine, Kimoto, Yukinori, Knuchel, Dominique, Kogura, Norikazu, Kurabe, Keita, Mansfield, John, Narrog, Heiko, Pratiwi, Desak Putu Eka, van Putten, Saskia, Senge, Chikako, Tykhostup, Olena, Haig, Geoffrey, Schnell, Stefan, and Seifart, Frank. 2021. "Language vs individuals in cross-linguistic corpus typology". In Doing Corpus-Based Typology With Spoken Language Corpora, 179-232. Honolulu, HI: University of Hawai'i Press.

Rachel Nordlinger

Rachel Nordlinger

  • Program: Shape
  • Institution: The University of Melbourne

Recent Publications

  1. Linguistic diversity in first language acquisition research: Moving beyond the challenges

    Bibliography

    Barbara Kelly, William Forshaw, Rachel Nordlinger, and Gillian Wigglesworth. October 1, 2015. "Linguistic diversity in first language acquisition research: Moving beyond the challenges." First Language. 35 (4-5): 286-304. doi: 10.1177/0142723715602350.

  2. The Acquisition of Polysynthetic Languages

    Bibliography

    Barbara Kelly, Gillian Wigglesworth, Rachel Nordlinger, and Joseph Blythe. February 1, 2014. "The Acquisition of Polysynthetic Languages." Language and Linguistics Compass. 8 (2): 51-64. doi: 10.1111/lnc3.12062.

  3. Australia Loves Language Puzzles: The Australian Computational and Linguistics Olympiad (OzCLO)

    Bibliography

    Dominique Estival, Cathy Bow, John Henderson, Barbara Kelly, Mary Laughren, Elisabeth Mayer, Diego Mollá, Colette Mrowa-Hopkins, Rachel Nordlinger, Verna Rieschild, Andrea Schalley, Alexander Stanley, and Jill Vaughan. December 1, 2014. "Australia Loves Language Puzzles: The Australian Computational and Linguistics Olympiad (OzCLO)." Language and Linguistics Compass. 8 (12): 659-670. doi: 10.1111/lnc3.12096.

  4. Category Clustering and Morphological Learning

    Bibliography

    John Mansfield, Carmen Saldana, Peter Hurst, Rachel Nordlinger, Sabine Stoll, Balthasar Bickel, and Andrew Perfors. 2022. "Category Clustering and Morphological Learning." Cognitive Science. 46 (2): e13107. doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/cogs.13107.

  5. Wambaya, Gudanji, Binbinka and Ngarnka Plants and Animals: Aboriginal biocultural knowledge from Gulf of Carpentaria and the Barkly Tablelands, north Australia

    Bibliography

    Molly Nurlanyma Grueman, Minnie Niyamarrama Nimara, Mavis Bangarinya Hogan, Powder Bangarinju O'Keefe, Peggy Yarrburrngalina Mawson, Katie Banduluka Baker, Pompey Jack Warnbiyaji, Lynette Nuranyma Hubbard, Gilbert Jackson Maanula, Jeffrey Heath, Rachel Nordlinger, and Glenn Wightman. 2021. Wambaya, Gudanji, Binbinka and Ngarnka Plants and Animals: Aboriginal biocultural knowledge from Gulf of Carpentaria and the Barkly Tablelands, north Australia. Tennant Creek : Department of Environment, Parks and Water Security & Papulu Apparr-kari Aboriginal Corporation.

Romina Paskotic

  • Title: Chief Operating Officer
  • Institution: The Australian National University
Jane Simpson Deputy Director

Jane Simpson

  • Title: Deputy Director
  • Program: Shape/Learning
  • Institution: The Australian National Univeristy

Recent Publications

  1. What women want: Teaching and learning pronouns in Ngarrindjeri

    Bibliography

    Mary-Anne Gale, Angela Giles, Jane Simpson, Rob Amery, and David Wilkins. 2021. "What women want: Teaching and learning pronouns in Ngarrindjeri." Australian Journal of Linguistics. 41 (4): 477-502. doi: 10.1080/07268602.2022.2027867.

  2. Bound, free and in between: A review of pronouns in Ngarrindjeri in the world as it was

    Bibliography

    Mary-Anne Gale, Rob Amery, Jane Simpson, and David Wilkins. 2021. "Bound, free and in between: A review of pronouns in Ngarrindjeri in the world as it was." Australian Journal of Linguistics. 41 (3): 314-343. doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/07268602.2021.1967875.

  3. Language studies by women in Australia: 'A well-stored sewing basket'

    Bibliography

    Simpson, Jane, Ayres-Bennett, Wendy, and Sanson, Helena. 2021. "Language studies by women in Australia: 'A well-stored sewing basket'". In Women in the history of linguistics, 367-399. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

  4. Qualitative comparison in Warlpiri: semantic case, adposition and/or derivational affix?

    Bibliography

    Jane Simpson. 2021. "Qualitative comparison in Warlpiri: semantic case, adposition and/or derivational affix?". In Proceedings of the LFG'20 Conference On-Line, 349-362. Stanford, CA.

  5. Qualitative comparison in Warlpiri: semantic case, adposition and/or derivational affix?

    Bibliography

    Jane Simpson. 2020. "Qualitative comparison in Warlpiri: semantic case, adposition and/or derivational affix?". In Proceedings of the LFG’20 Conference, 349-362. Stanford, CA.

Kim Sterelny

Kim Sterelny

  • Program: Evolution
  • Institution: The Australian National University

Recent Publications

  1. Ethnography, Archaeology and The Late Pleistocene

    Bibliography

    Kim Sterelny. 2022. "Ethnography, Archaeology and The Late Pleistocene." Philosophy of Science. 1-39. doi: 10.1017/psa.2021.42.

  2. Foragers and their tools: Risk, technology and complexity

    Bibliography

    Kim Sterelny. 2021. "Foragers and their tools: Risk, technology and complexity." Topics in cognitive science. 13 (4): 728-749. doi: 10.1111/tops.12559.

  3. Kinship revisited

    Bibliography

    Nicholas Evans, Stephen Levinson, and Kim Sterelny. 2021. "Kinship revisited." Biological Theory. 16 (3): 123–126. doi: 10.1007/s13752-021-00384-9.

  4. The Pleistocene Social Contract: Culture and Cooperation in Human Evolution

    Bibliography

    Kim Sterelny. 2021. The Pleistocene Social Contract: Culture and Cooperation in Human Evolution. New York : Oxford University Press.

  5. From signal to symbol

    Bibliography

    Ronald Planer, and Kim Sterelny. 2021. From signal to symbol. Cambridge : MIT Press.

Nick Thieberger

Nick Thieberger

  • Program: Archiving
  • Institution: The University of Melbourne

Recent Publications

  1. Community-Led Documentation of Nafsan (Erakor, Vanuatu)

    Bibliography

    Krajinovic, Ana, Billington, Rosey, Emil, Lionel, Kaltappau, Gray, and Thieberger, Nick. 2022. "Community-Led Documentation of Nafsan (Erakor, Vanuatu)". In Human Language Technology. Challenges for Computer Science and Linguistics, 112–128.

  2. When Your Data is My Grandparents Singing. Digitisation and Access for Cultural Records, the Pacific and Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC)

    Bibliography

    Nick Thieberger, and Amanda Harris. 2022. "When Your Data is My Grandparents Singing. Digitisation and Access for Cultural Records, the Pacific and Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC)." Data Science Journal. 21 (9): 1–7. doi: https://doi.org/10.5334/dsj-2022-009.

  3. The Language Documentation Quartet

    Bibliography

    Nick Thieberger, and Simon Musgrave. 2021. "The Language Documentation Quartet". In Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on Computational Methods for Endangered Languages, 6-12. Online.

  4. Un nouveau souffle numérique pour les corpus en langues océaniennes

    Bibliography

    Jacques Vernaudon, Nick Thieberger, Tamatoa Bambridge, and Takurua Parent. 2021. "Un nouveau souffle numérique pour les corpus en langues océaniennes." Journal de la Société des Océanistes. 153: 323-336. doi: https://doi.org/10.4000/jso.13165.

  5. A Dictionary of Nafsan

    Bibliography

    Nick Thieberger, and Members of the Erakor Community. 2021. A Dictionary of Nafsan. Honolulu, Hawaii : University of Hawaii Press.

Gillian Wigglesworth

Gillian Wigglesworth

  • Program: Learning
  • Institution: The University of Melbourne

Recent Publications

  1. Linguistic diversity in first language acquisition research: Moving beyond the challenges

    Bibliography

    Barbara Kelly, William Forshaw, Rachel Nordlinger, and Gillian Wigglesworth. October 1, 2015. "Linguistic diversity in first language acquisition research: Moving beyond the challenges." First Language. 35 (4-5): 286-304. doi: 10.1177/0142723715602350.

  2. The Acquisition of Polysynthetic Languages

    Bibliography

    Barbara Kelly, Gillian Wigglesworth, Rachel Nordlinger, and Joseph Blythe. February 1, 2014. "The Acquisition of Polysynthetic Languages." Language and Linguistics Compass. 8 (2): 51-64. doi: 10.1111/lnc3.12062.

  3. Translating translanguaging into our classrooms: Possibilities and challenges

    Bibliography

    Rhonda Oliver, Gillian Wigglesworth, Denise Angelo, and Carly Steele. 2021. "Translating translanguaging into our classrooms: Possibilities and challenges." Language Teaching Research. 25 (1): 134-150. doi: https://doi.org/10.1177/1362168820938822.

  4. From “Civilising Missions” to Indigenous Language Reclamation: Language policy, language shift and maintenance in Australia and Norway

    Bibliography

    Lane, Pia, Wigglesworth, Gillian, Røyneland, Unn, and Blackwood, Robert. 2021. "From “Civilising Missions” to Indigenous Language Reclamation: Language policy, language shift and maintenance in Australia and Norway". In Multilingualism across the Lifespan, 124-143. New York: Routledge.

  5. Beyond Success and Failure: Intergenerational Language Transmission from within Indigenous Families in Southern Chile

    Bibliography

    Espinoza, Marco, Wigglesworth, Gillian, Wright, Lyn, and Higgins, Christina. 2021. "Beyond Success and Failure: Intergenerational Language Transmission from within Indigenous Families in Southern Chile". In Diversifying family language policy, London: Bloomsbury.

Janet Wiles

Janet Wiles

  • Program: Technology
  • Institution: The University of Queensland

Recent Publications

  1. Using technology to enhance communication between people with dementia and their carers

    Bibliography

    Helen Chenery, Christina Atay, Alana Campbell, Erin Conway, Daniel Angus, and Janet Wiles. July 1, 2016. "Using technology to enhance communication between people with dementia and their carers." Alzheimer's & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer's Association. 12 (7): 279-280. doi: 10.1016/j.jalz.2016.06.507.

  2. An Automated Approach to Examining Conversational Dynamics between People with Dementia and Their Carers

    Bibliography

    Christina Atay, Erin Conway, Daniel Angus, Janet Wiles, Rosemary Baker, and Helen Chenery. December 10, 2015. "An Automated Approach to Examining Conversational Dynamics between People with Dementia and Their Carers." PLoS ONE. 10 (12): e0144327. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0144327.

  3. User-Friendly Automatic Transcription of Low-Resource Languages: Plugging ESPnet into Elpis

    Bibliography

    Oliver Adams, Benjamin Galliot, Guillaume Wisniewski, Nicholas Lambourne, Ben Foley, Rahasya Sanders-Dwyer, Janet Wiles, Alexis Michaud, Guillaume Séverine, Laurent Besacier, Christopher Cox, Katya Aplonova, Guillaume Jacques, and Nathan Hill. 2021. "User-Friendly Automatic Transcription of Low-Resource Languages: Plugging ESPnet into Elpis". In Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on Computational Methods for Endangered Languages, Online.

  4. Can a robot teach me that? Children’s ability to imitate robots

    Bibliography

    Kristyn Sommer, Virginia Slaughter, Janet Wiles, Kathryn Owen, Andrea Chiba, Deborah Forster, Mohsen Malmir, and Mark Nielsen. 2021. "Can a robot teach me that? Children’s ability to imitate robots." Journal of Experimental Child Psychology. 203 (105040): 1-15. doi: 10.1016/j.jecp.2020.105040.

  5. An Automated Approach to Examining Pausing in the Speech of People With Dementia

    Bibliography

    Rachel A. Sluis, Daniel Angus, Janet Wiles, Andrew Back, Ting Ting Gibson, Jacki Liddle, Peter Worthy, David Copland, and Anthony J. Angwin. 2020. "An Automated Approach to Examining Pausing in the Speech of People With Dementia." American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease & Other Dementias. 35: 1-8. doi: 10.1177/1533317520939773.

  • Australian Government
  • The University of Queensland
  • Australian National University
  • The University of Melbourne
  • Western Sydney University