PROF John Hajek

PROF John Hajek

Positions

  • Italian migration
  • Italy (language, culture, history)
  • Language education
  • Language typology
  • Phonetics and Phonology
  • ltalian and Romance linguistics

Overview

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  • Prof John Hajek is Professor of Italian Studies and a linguist in the School of Languages and Linguistics. He completed in his university education in Australia, Italy and the UK. He has also held research fellowships at Oxford where he completed his doctoral studies and at Melbourne. He is also the director of RUMACCC (Research Unit for Multilingualism and Cross-cultural Communication) and first past president of LCNAU (Languages and Cultures Network for Australian Universities).   

Publications

Selected publications

Research

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Additional Grant Information

  • Previously: Dingwall Junior Research Fellow, Christ Church, University of Oxford
    ARC Post-doctoral fellow, University of Melbourne   

Awards

Education and training

  • DPhil, University of Oxford 1992
  • BA(Hons), University of Melbourne 1983

Awards and honors

  • Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities, 2005
  • Crawford Medal, Australian Academy of the Humanities, 2000

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Supervision

Available for supervision

  • Y

Supervision Statement

  • I am able to supervise students across a range of areas - in Italian and Romance linguistics as well as general linguistics (specifically phonetics, phonology, pragmatics, languages of Indonesia/East Timor)