About Me


  • BA in English (major), Linguistics (major), and Educational Psychology (minor) from Simon Fraser University

  • MA in Linguistics from University of Toronto [Forum Paper]

  • Currently: PhD Candidate in the Department of Linguistics at University of British Columbia


  • Speaks British Columbia (Canadian) English fluently.

  • Conducts ʔayʔaǰuθəm (Comox-Sliammon, Salish) and Secwepemctsín (Shuswap, Salish) fieldwork.

  • Reading knowledge of Norwegian Bokmål.

Things I Enjoy

  • Reading Old and Medieval literature

  • Rainy days, the ocean, and mountains

  • Creative writing

  • Designing and drawing storyboards for elicitation

Research Methods

Phonetic Analysis

Archival Materials

(Photo from H. Barnett materials)

Semantic Elicitation