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Office: 2833 Cathedral of Learning

Phone: (412) 624--3750


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Alan Juffs

Associate Professor, University of Pittsburgh Department of Linguistics

Director, English Language Institute

Center Associate, Learning Research & Development Center

Research Interests

Linguistic theory, second language acquisition, syntax and semantics, teachers of English to speakers of other languages (TESOL), and working memory and sentence processing.

Wu, Z., & Juffs, A. (2018). Revisiting the revised hierarchical model: Evidence for concept mediation in backward translation. Bilingualism: Language and Cognition, 1-15.