Expert Profile

Gunnar Hansson

Associate Professor

Expertise

  • Phonetics (speech sounds), phonology (sound patterns, sound systems), language change, linguistic relationships (language families), reconstruction of proto-languages, language contact, Scandinavian languages (esp. Icelandic, Faroese, Swedish), Athabaskan (Dene) languages, Saami (Lapp) languages, Russian
  • English
  • Icelandic
  • Swedish

gunnar.hansson@ubc.ca

phone: 604-822-4658

http://www.linguistics.ubc.ca/people/ghansson

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