Take a look at the research areas of staff in Linguistics and Applied Language Studies.
Explore LALS research into the connections between language, cognition and behaviour.
Explore our research into language use in social contexts, from classroom to workplace.
Vocabulary research and language corpora have long been key features in LALS.
Explore NZSL research and learning tools from the Deaf Studies Research Unit.
Explore LALS research on morphosyntax, especially in Asia-Pacific languages.
LALS research in phonetics and phonology features prosody and sociophonetics.
Learn about our research on second language acquisition.
Classroom based research, language testing, and learner autonomy.
Find out about our research in the field of academic writing.
Explore LALS research on the distinctive New Zealand variety of English.
Find out about our strong tradition in Austronesian/Pacific research.