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Dr Michael Ramsammy

Lecturer in Linguistics

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), University of Manchester


2007-2012 - PhD Linguistics, University of Manchester

2005-2006- MA Linguistics, University of Manchester

2001-2005- BA German and Hispanic studies with honours, King's College London

Visiting and Research Positions

2011-2013- Research Associate, University of Manchester


University of Manchester

(2011-2012) Lecturer in General and Hispanic Linguistics

(2009-2011) Phonetics Laboratory Technician

(2007-2010) Graduate Teaching Assistant


Research outputs

  1. The phonology-phonetics interface in constraint-based grammar: Gradience, variability and phonological change

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  2. Preface: Papers in Historical Phonology

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

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Research activities & awards

  1. Vowel nasality in Brazilian Portuguese: variability is context and quality dependent

    Activity: Academic talk or presentation typesInvited talk

  2. 23rd Manchester Phonology Meeting

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

  3. British Association of Academic Phoneticians (External organisation)

    Activity: Membership typesMembership of external research organisation

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