Jacqueline Serigos

Jacqueline Serigos

Jacqueline Serigos

Assistant Professor

Spanish: language contact, corpus linguistics, computational linguistics, sociolinguistics

Jacqueline Serigos is an Assistant Professor of Spanish Linguistics in the Department of Modern and Classical Languages. Her research focuses on various aspects of language contact – including loanwords, code-switching, and calques – and draws from multiple disciplines and linguistic subfields including corpus linguistics, computational linguistics, sociolinguistics, semantics, and statistics. She has several publications on Spanish and English contact using large datasets. In collaborating with the external research group, Bilingual Annotation Task force, she develops computational methods, metrics and visualizations to analyze mixed language corpora.

Education

BA (Anthropology & Latin American Studies) Emory University
MA (Hispanic Linguistics) University of Texas at Austin
PhD (Hispanic Linguistics) University of Texas at Austin