Patrick Thomas

Adjunct Instructor, Lingusitics

pthomas6@uca.edu

Irby 302 B

(501) 852-0989

Educational Background
Ph.D., Linguistics, University of Arizona (expected 2017)
M.A., Linguistics, University of Arizona (2013)
B.A., Linguistics, University of Oklahoma (2010)
Specialty Fields
Phonetics, acoustics, phonology, language revitalization and maintenance
Research Interests
Uto-Aztecan languages (Kawaiisu, Akimel O’otham, Tohono O’odham)
Muskogean languages (Choctaw, Chickasaw)
Courses taught at UCA
LING 1310: Language, Culture, and Society
LING 3325: Sociolinguistics
LING 4350: Phonology
Recent Publications
2017. The central vowel of Kawaiisu. International Journal of American Linguistics 83, 539-559.