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James Hafford, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

  • Education

      Ph.D. Linguistics (University of Hawaii at Manoa) 2015
      MA Linguistics (University of Texas at Arlington) 1999
      BA Computer Science (Pacific Lutheran University, Washington State) 1983
  • Research & Scholarship

      Merit Scholarship, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Linguistics Department, 2013



  • Recent Publications

    2015. Wuvulu grammar and vocabulary. ProQuest. PhD dissertation U. of Hawai‘i at Mānoa.

    2012. The Wuvulu velar obstruent puzzle solved. Working Papers in Linguistics:University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, Vol. 43(2).

    2008. Pidgins and Creoles. Chapter in linguistics reader, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa.

    2005. Wuvulu New Testament, Korean Bible Society.

    2005. Organised phonology data supplement: Wuvulu language. Data papers on PNG Languages (47) 95-108.

    1999. Elements of Wuvulu grammar. University of Texas at Arlington, unpublished MA thesis.


  • Courses Taught at TWU

    • Morphosyntax
    • Historical and Comparative Linguistics


School of Graduate Studies, Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences, and ACTS

Department or Program:

MA Linguistics, and Linguistics
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