English Language and Linguistics PhD and MPhil Supervisors

English Language and Linguistics is a developing research grouping in English. Four members of staff work in English Language and Linguistics, along with a growing group of doctoral students. Find out more about English Language and Linguistics research at Leicester.

Dr Philip Shaw

  • Old English Language and Literature
  • Pre-Christian Religion and Conversion in the Germanic-Speaking World
  • English Place-Names
  • Onomastics

Dr Cathleen Waters

  • English Varieties and Variation in English Around the World
  • Language Variation and Change (lexical, morpho-syntactic and discourse-pragmatic)
  • Quantitative Sociolinguistics

Other PhD and MPhil Supervision Areas



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