Our research

York's focus is on the integration of theoretical and empirical investigation of the formal properties, development, use and acquisition of linguistic systems. Our work aims to be cross-disciplinary and collaborative, involving national and international partners.

Research areas

Research community

Current projects

  • Diagnostic Instruments for Autism in Deaf Children (DIADs)
  • LanGeLin (Language and Gene Lineages)
  • The Use and Utility of Localised Speech Forms in Determining Identity: Forensic and Sociophonetic Perspectives
  • Voice and Identity: Source, Filter, Biometric

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