Registered to supervise postgraduate research

1988 …2022

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I have spent 25 years investigating computational methods for recording, enriching, and analysing data from endangered languages, drawing on fieldwork in West Africa, South America, and Melanesia. Over the past 6 years I have been working with remote Aboriginal communities in northern Australia. I have held academic positions at U Edinburgh, U Pennsylvania, UC Berkeley, and U Melbourne. I direct the Top End Language Lab at Charles Darwin University, and am producer at


Education/Academic qualification

PhD, University of Edinburgh

Award Date: 31 Jan 1991

External positions

Linguist, Nawarddeken Academy

1 May 2017 → …

Research Scientist, International Computer Science Institute, University of California Berkeley

1 Jul 2015 → …


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