Fred Eckman

Distinguished Professor Emeritus
 Johnston Hall 135

Note: Professor Eckman has retired, and is no longer accepting new graduate student advisees.

Research Lab

Language Acquisition Lab


PhD, University of Indiana

Research Interests

Second language acquisition; second-language phonology; second-language syntax

Teaching Areas

General linguistics; second language acquisition

Courses Offered

Linguis 100 – The Diversity of Human Language
Linguis 350 – Introduction to Linguistics
Linguis 420 – Introduction to Second Language Acquisition
Linguis 468 – Language in Its Various Forms
Linguis 708 – Proseminar in Linguistics
Linguis 806 – Seminar in Linguistics


Selected Publications