Anne Pycha

Assistant Professor
 Johnston Hall 124

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PhD, Linguistics, University of California, Berkeley
BA, Religious Studies, Brown University

Research Interests

Phonology and its interfaces with phonetics and morphology

Courses Offered

Linguis 415 – First Language Acquisition
Linguis 460 – Sounds and Sound Systems
Linguis 560 – Advanced Phonology

Other Activities

Director, UWM Phonology Lab, Johnston Hall G32

Selected Publications

Pycha, A., & Dahan, D. (In Progress). Differences in coda voicing trigger temporal realignment of gestures: A test case from the American English diphthong /aɪ/. Journal of Phonetics.
Pycha, A. (2015, April (2nd Quarter/Spring)). Subjective perception of affixation: A test case from Spanish. Lingua, 159, 47-69.
Pycha, A. (2015, April (2nd Quarter/Spring)). Listeners perceive prefixes differently: Evidence from a noise-rating task. Word Structure, 8(1), 53-83.
Pycha, A. (2009). Lengthened affricates as a test case for the phonetics-phonology interface. Journal of the International Phonetic Association, 39(1), 1-31.