Professor of Korean Language

Department: Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, Anthropology, Geography, Comparative Literature, Art History, Archaeology, sohn@humnet.ucla.edu
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EDUCATION

Ph.D. in Linguistics, University of Hawaii, August 1988
M.A. in Korean Linguistics, Busan National University, Busan, Korea, 1982
B.A. in Korean Language and Literature, Busan National University, Busan, Korea, 1980

FIELDS OF SPECIALIZATION

Korean Linguistics, General Linguistics (grammaticalization, functional syntax, morphology, sociolinguistics, and pragmatics), Heritage Language Education (Korean at K-16), and Teaching Korean as a Foreign Language