This summer, the Linguistics Department will welcome Dr. Akira Omaki to his new post as tenure-track assistant professor. Dr. Omaki previously was part of the Johns Hopkins Department of Cognitive Science and served as Director of Graduate Admissions. This Summer Quarter he will be teaching LING 457, Language Development, during B-term, which begins on July 21. Dr. Omaki's research interests include adult/child sentence processing and L1 acquisition of morphosyntax. To read more about Dr. Omaki's research, please visit his page on the Johns Hopkins Cognitive Science website.