James S. German

Maître de conférences, HDR

Laboratoire Parole et Langage

Aix-Marseille Université & CNRS


About me:

I am currently a maître de conférences (associate professor) in languages sciences at the Laboratoire Parole et Langage (CNRS, Aix-Marseille Université) in Aix-en-Provence, France.

Some of my research interests include:

  • Role of social information in linguistic representation

  • Intonation (prosody-meaning interface)

  • Formal models of situated linguistic communication

  • Dialect contact and dialect acquisition

Languages/varieties that I have investigated:

  • English (American, Singaporean, Glaswegian)

  • French (Corsican, Standard)

  • Malay (Singaporean)

  • Mandarin (Taiwan)