The Linguistics Department is located on the fourth floor of Guggenheim Hall (map), on the main campus of the University of Washington. The department office is generally open 8am to 5pm Monday through Friday during the academic year. The department is closed for University holidays and occasionally for errands or vacations.

University of Washington
Department of Linguistics
Box 352425
Seattle, WA 98195-2425

Phone: (206) 543-2046
Fax: (206) 685-7978


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Key Contacts:

Department Chair Richard Wright, Professor and Chair (206) 616-2426
Administrative Questions Michael Furr, Administrator
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00-5:00
(206) 685-7467
Joyce Parvi, Program Coordinator
Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00-5:00
(206) 543-2046
Undergraduate Linguistics Degrees and Requirements Katie Manlove, Undergraduate Adviser (206) 685-4846
General Linguistics MA/PhD programs Toshiyuki Ogihara, Graduate Program Coordinator
Barbara Citko, Alternate Graduate Program Coordinator
Computational Linguistics MS program Emily Bender, Professor
ASL program Lance Forshay, ASL Senior Lecturer and Coordinator


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