Suzanne Kemmer
suzanne at glastonbury abbey

Glastonbury Abbey, August 1998

Associate Professor of Linguistics
Rice University

Director of Cognitive Sciences
Advising coordinator, Linguistics
Resident Associate, Duncan College
Divisional Adviser, Social Sciences, Duncan College

Office Herring Hall 209
Office phone (713) 348-6225, 348-7106
Email kemmer AT

Mailing address
Department of Linguistics, MS 23
Rice University
P.O. Box 1892
Houston, TX 77251-1892

Recent courses

Ling 320 Origins and Evolution of Human Language (Spring 2012)
Ling 416: Language Universals and Typology (Spring 2012)
Ling/Engl 215, Words in English (Fall 2011)
FSEM/Ling 138, Writing: Origin and Evolution (Fall 2011)


Cognitive Linguistics, Language Universals and Typology, Semantics/Pragmatics, Language Change, Germanic languages, Nilo-Saharan Languages, African Languages, Austronesian languages