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. Neural Correlates of Phonetic Adaptation as Induced by Lexical and Audiovisual Context

    Bibliography

    Shruti Ullas, Lars Hausfeld, Anne Cutler, Frank Eisner, and Elia Formisano. 2020. "Neural Correlates of Phonetic Adaptation as Induced by Lexical and Audiovisual Context." Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 32 (11): 1-14. doi: https://doi.org/10.1162/jocn_a_01608.

  2. Intonation facilitates prediction of focus even in the presence of lexical tones

    Bibliography

    Martin Ip, and Anne Cutler. 2017. "Intonation facilitates prediction of focus even in the presence of lexical tones". In Proceedings of Interspeech 2017, 1218--1222. Stockholm, Sweden.

  3. Similar prosodic structure perceived differently in German and English

    Bibliography

    Heather Kember, Ann-Kathrin Grohe, Katharina Zahner, Bettina Braun, Andrea Weber, and Anne Cutler. 2017. "Similar prosodic structure perceived differently in German and English". In Proceedings of Interspeech 2017, 1388-1392. Stockholm, Sweden.

  4. Lexically guided perceptual learning in Mandarin Chinese

    Bibliography

    Ann Burchfield, San-Hei Kenny Luk, Mark Antoniou, and Anne Cutler. 2017. "Lexically guided perceptual learning in Mandarin Chinese". In Proceedings of Interspeech 2017, 576-580. Stockholm, Sweden.

  5. Converging evidence for abstract phonological knowledge in speech processing

    Bibliography

    Anne Cutler. 2017. "Converging evidence for abstract phonological knowledge in speech processing". In Proceedings of the 39th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, 1447-1448. Austin, Texas.

Nicholas Evans Director (Chair)

Nicholas Evans

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

Recent Publications

  1. Time, diversification and dispersal on the Australian continent: three enigmas of linguistic prehistory

    Bibliography

    Evans, Nicholas. 2020. "Time, diversification and dispersal on the Australian continent: three enigmas of linguistic prehistory". In Language Dispersal, Diversification and Contact: A Global Perspective, 116-141. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

  2. The Semantics of Gender in Mayali: Partially Parallel Systems and Formal Implementation

    Bibliography

    Greville G. Corbett, Nicholas Evans, and Dunstan Brown. 2019. "The Semantics of Gender in Mayali: Partially Parallel Systems and Formal Implementation." Language. 95 (S1)

  3. A Fragile Archipelago : What Linguistic Diversity Tells Us

    Bibliography

    Nicholas Evans. 2020. "A Fragile Archipelago : What Linguistic Diversity Tells Us." Okinawan Journal of Island Studies. 1: 65-89. doi: doi.org/20.500.12000/45773.

  4. To compress or not to compress? A Finite-State approach to Nen verbal morphology

    Bibliography

    Saliha Muradoglu, Nicholas Evans, and Hanna Suominen. 2020. "To compress or not to compress? A Finite-State approach to Nen verbal morphology". In Proceedings of the 58th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Student Research Workshop, 207–213.

  5. Typology and coevolutionary linguistics

    Bibliography

    Nicholas Evans. 2016. "Typology and coevolutionary linguistics." Linguistic Typology. 20 (3): 505-520. doi: 10.1515/lingty-2016-0023.

Rachel Nordlinger

Rachel Nordlinger

  • Program: Shape
  • Institution: The University of Melbourne

Recent Publications

  1. Morphology in Lexical-Functional Grammar and Head-driven Phrase Structure Grammar

    Bibliography

    Nordlinger, Rachel, and Sadler, Louisa. 2018. "Morphology in Lexical-Functional Grammar and Head-driven Phrase Structure Grammar". In The Oxford Handbook of Morphological Theory, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

  2. Demorphologization and deepening complexity in Murrinhpatha

    Bibliography

    Mansfield, John, and Nordlinger, Rachel. 2020. "Demorphologization and deepening complexity in Murrinhpatha". In The Complexities of Morphology, 52-80. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

  3. In press: Input and Child Directed Speech in Australian Aboriginal Communities

    Bibliography

    Davidson, Lucinda, Kelly, Barbara, Wigglesworth, Gillian, and Nordlinger, Rachel. "In press: Input and Child Directed Speech in Australian Aboriginal Communities". In Handbook of Australian Languages, OUP.

  4. From body part to applicative: encoding ‘source’ in Murrinhpatha

    Bibliography

    Rachel Nordlinger. 2019. "From body part to applicative: encoding ‘source’ in Murrinhpatha." Linguistic Typology. 23 (3): 401-433.

  5. Working at the interface: The Daly Languages Project

    Bibliography

    Nordlinger, Rachel, Green, Ian, and Hurst, Peter. 2019. "Working at the interface: The Daly Languages Project". In Archival returns in Central Australia and beyond, 193-216. Honolulu & Sydney: University of Hawai’i Press & Sydney University Press.

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. Self-determination with respect to language rights

    Bibliography

    Simpson, Jane. 2020. "Self-determination with respect to language rights". In Indigenous Australian self-determination: histories and historiography, 293-313. Canberra: ANU Press.

  2. Junior skin names in Central Australia: function and origin

    Bibliography

    Koch, Harold, and Simpson, Jane. 2020. "Junior skin names in Central Australia: function and origin". In More than mere words: Essays on language and linguistics in honour of Peter Sutton, 165-191. Adeliade: Wakefield Press.

  3. Dis, that and da other: Variation in Aboriginal children's article and demonstrative use at school

    Bibliography

    Fraser, Henry, Mushin, Ilana, Meakins, Felicity, Gardner, Rod, Wigglesworth, Gillian, Simpson, Jane, and Vaughan, Jill. 2017. "Dis, that and da other: Variation in Aboriginal children's article and demonstrative use at school". In Language practices of Indigenous children and youth: the transition from home to school, 237-269. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

  4. Which MATter matters in PATtern borrowing? The direction of case syncretisms

    Bibliography

    Felicity Meakins, Samantha Disbray, and Jane Simpson. 2020. "Which MATter matters in PATtern borrowing? The direction of case syncretisms." Morphology. 30 (2) doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11525-020-09357-3.

  5. The Horwood Memorial Lecture: Learning and speaking First Nations Languages in Australia

    Bibliography

    Jane Simpson. 2019. "The Horwood Memorial Lecture: Learning and speaking First Nations Languages in Australia." Babel: Journal of the Australian Federation of Modern Language Teachers’ Associations. 54: 7-10.

Kim Sterelny

Kim Sterelny

  • Program: Evolution
  • Institution: The Australian National University

Recent Publications

  1. Adaptation without Insight?

    Bibliography

    Sterelny, Kim. 2018. "Adaptation without Insight?". In A Different Kind of Animal: How Culture Transformed Our Species, 135-151. Princeton: Princeton University Press.

  2. Review of Billy Griffiths’s Deep Time Dreaming: Uncovering Ancient Australia

    Bibliography

    Kim Sterelny. 2020. "Review of Billy Griffiths’s Deep Time Dreaming: Uncovering Ancient Australia." Australian Journal of Biography and History. (3): 163-166.

  3. Demography and Cultural Complexity

    Bibliography

    Kim Sterelny. 2020. "Demography and Cultural Complexity." Synthese. doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11229-020-02587-2.

  4. The Origins of Multi-Level Society

    Bibliography

    Kim Sterelny. 2019. "The Origins of Multi-Level Society." Topoi. 1-14. doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11245-019-09666-1.

  5. Michael Devitt, Cultural Evolution and the Division of Linguistic Labour

    Bibliography

    Sterelny, Kim. 2019. "Michael Devitt, Cultural Evolution and the Division of Linguistic Labour". In Language and Reality From a Naturalistic Perspective: Themes From Michael Devitt, Springer.

Nick Thieberger

Nick Thieberger

  • Program: Archiving
  • Institution: The University of Melbourne

Recent Publications

  1. Technology in support of languages of the Pacific: neo-colonial or post-colonial?

    Bibliography

    Nick Thieberger. 2020. "Technology in support of languages of the Pacific: neo-colonial or post-colonial?." Asian-European Music Research Journal. 5 (3): 17-24. doi: https://doi.org/10.30819/aemr.

  2. Acoustic evidence for right-edge prominence in Nafsan

    Bibliography

    Rosey Billington, Janet Fletcher, Nick Thieberger, and Ben Volchok. 2020. "Acoustic evidence for right-edge prominence in Nafsan." Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. Special Issue.. 147 (4): 2829. doi: doi.org/10.1121/10.0000995.

  3. Public access to research data in language documentation: Challenges and possible strategies

    Bibliography

    Mandana Seyfeddinipur,, Felix Ameka, Bolton Lissant, Jonathan Blumtritt, Brian Carpenter, Hilaria Cruz, Sebastian Drude, Patience Epps, Vera Ferreira, Ana Vilacy Galucio, Brigit Hellwig, Oliver Hinte, Gary Holton, Dagmar Jung, Irmgarda Kasinskaite Buddeberg, Manfred Krifka, Susan Kung, Miyuki Monroig, Ayu’nwi Ngwabe Neba, Sebastian Nordhoff, Brigitte Pakendorf, Kilu von Prince, Felix Rau, Keren Rice, Michael Riessler, Vera Szoelloesi Brenig, Nick Thieberger, Paul Trilsbeek, Hein van der Voort, and Tony Woodbury. 2019. "Public access to research data in language documentation: Challenges and possible strategies." Language Documentation & Conservation. 13: 545-563.

  4. Languages past and present

    Bibliography

    Simpson, Jane, McConvell, Patrick, and Thieberger, Nick. 2019. "Languages past and present". In Macquarie Atlas of Indigenous Australia, 76-85. Sydney: Pan Macmillan.

  5. Building capacity for community-led documentation in Erakor, Vanuatu

    Bibliography

    Krajinovic, Ana, Billington, Rosey, Emil, Lionel, Kaltap̃au, Gray, and Thieberger, Nick. 2019. "Building capacity for community-led documentation in Erakor, Vanuatu". In Human language technologies as a challenge for computer science and linguistics — 2019, 185-189. Poznan: Wydawnictwo Nauka i Innowacje.

Gillian Wigglesworth

Gillian Wigglesworth

  • Program: Learning
  • Institution: The University of Melbourne

Recent Publications

  1. Fundamental Frequency and Regional Variation in Lifou French

    Bibliography

    Catalina Torres, Janet Fletcher, and Gillian Wigglesworth. 2020. "Fundamental Frequency and Regional Variation in Lifou French." Language and speech. doi: https://doi.org/10.1177/0023830920952497.

  2. Dis, that and da other: Variation in Aboriginal children's article and demonstrative use at school

    Bibliography

    Fraser, Henry, Mushin, Ilana, Meakins, Felicity, Gardner, Rod, Wigglesworth, Gillian, Simpson, Jane, and Vaughan, Jill. 2017. "Dis, that and da other: Variation in Aboriginal children's article and demonstrative use at school". In Language practices of Indigenous children and youth: the transition from home to school, 237-269. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

  3. Language Assessment in Indigenous Contexts in Australia and Canada

    Bibliography

    Baker, Beverly, and Wigglesworth, Gillian. 2017. "Language Assessment in Indigenous Contexts in Australia and Canada". In Encyclopedia of Language and Education, 287-301. Boston: Springer.

  4. Task and performance based assessment

    Bibliography

    Wigglesworth, Gillian. 2017. "Task and performance based assessment". In Encyclopedia of Language and Education, 111-134. Boston: Springer.

  5. Probability of Heritage Language Use at a Supportive Early Childhood Setting in Australia

    Bibliography

    Paola Escudero, Criss Jones Diaz, John Hajek, Gillian Wigglesworth, and Eline Adrianne Smit. 2020. "Probability of Heritage Language Use at a Supportive Early Childhood Setting in Australia." Frontiers in Education. doi: https://doi.org/10.3389/feduc.2020.00093.

Janet Wiles

Janet Wiles

  • Program: Technology
  • Institution: The University of Queensland

Recent Publications

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

    Bibliography

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

  2. Functional Knowledge Requirements for Interactive Task Learning

    Bibliography

    Wray, Robert, Taatgen, Niels, Lebiere, Christian, Pastra, Katerina, Pirolli, Peter, Rosenbloom, Paul, Scheutz, Matthias, Stewart, Terrance, and Wiles, Janet. 2019. "Functional Knowledge Requirements for Interactive Task Learning". In Interactive Task Learning: Humans, Robots, and Agents Acquiring New Tasks through Natural Interactions, 19–52. Cambridge: MIT Press.

  3. Children's Expectations and Strategies in Interacting with a Wizard of Oz Robot

    Bibliography

    Janet Wiles, Scott Heath, Peter Worth, Kristyn Hensby, Ben Matthews, Marie Boden, Arafeh Karami, Jason Weigal, Jonathon Taufatofua, and Paul Pounds. 2015. "Children's Expectations and Strategies in Interacting with a Wizard of Oz Robot". In OzCHI '15: Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Australian Special Interest Group for Computer Human Interaction, 608–612. Parkville, VIC Australia.

  4. Preschool children overimitate robots, but do so less than they overimitate humans

    Bibliography

    Kristyn Sommer, Rebecca Davidson, Kristy Armitage, Virginia Slaughter, Janet Wiles, and Mark Nielsen. 2020. "Preschool children overimitate robots, but do so less than they overimitate humans." Journal of Experimental Child Psychology. 191: 104702. doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jecp.2019.104702.

  5. The Challenges of Designing a Robot for a Satisfaction Survey: Surveying Humans Using a Social Robot

    Bibliography

    Scott Heath, Jacki Liddle, and Janet Wiles. 2019. "The Challenges of Designing a Robot for a Satisfaction Survey: Surveying Humans Using a Social Robot." International Journal of Social Robotics. 1-15. doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s12369-019-00604-0.

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