Professor of African Languages and Linguistics
PhD, University of Texas at Austin

Office Hours — Fall 2019

  • No office hours — on research leave

Areas of Interest

African linguistics, Atlantic languages (Wolof, Pulaar, Seereer), theoretical phonology, urban sociolinguistics, language contact, Islam and popular culture.

Courses Taught

  • LIN 3601 Languages and Dialects
  • LIN 4930 Languages in Contact
  • LIN 6165 Field Methods in Linguistics
  • SSA 4930 Introduction to Languages of Africa
  • SSA 4930 Islam and African Literature
  • SSA 4930 African Popular Culture