Jennifer Cole
Director, Ph.D.
Jennifer joined the faculty in Linguistics at Northwestern University in August 2016. Prior to that, she was Professor of Linguistics, Computer Science, and Cognitive Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where she also held the position of Co-Chair of the Biological Intelligence Research Theme at the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology. She received her Ph.D. in Linguistics from M.I.T., and her M.A. and B.A. in Linguistics at the University of Michigan. Visit Jennifer’s personal webpage for her CV and downloadable publications.

The Prosody & Speech Dynamics Lab is recruiting new graduate and undergraduate members!
Contact Jennifer for more information.

Affiliated lab members

Christopher Eager
Graduate student, Spanish & Portuguese, University of Illinois

Suyeon Im
Graduate student, Linguistics, University of Illinois

Amelia Kimball
Ph.D. candidate, Linguistics, University of Illinois

Stephanie Landblom
Graduate student, Linguistics, University of Illinois

Tim Mahrt
Ph.D. candidate, Linguistics, University of Illinois
Research Assistant, Laboratoire Parole & Langage, Aix-Marseille Université, Aix-en-Provence


Daniel Berry
Assistant Professor, Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota

Mark Hasegawa-Johnson
Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Illinois

José I. Hualde
Professor, Linguistics and Spanish  & Portuguese, University of Illinois

Nancy McElwain
Associate Professor, Human Development and Family Studies, UIUC

Uwe Reichel
Research Fellow, Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Caroline Smith
Professor, Linguistics, University of New Mexico

Stefanie Shattuck-Hufnagel
Principal Research Scientist, Research Laboratory of Electronics, M.I.T.