Research in Linguistics and Language Sciences at Newcastle University falls into four broad themes:
Across these themes, staff work on a wide range of languages, adopt diverse methodologies and theoretical perspectives, and share a strong commitment to engaging in productive and innovative collaborations. For staff working on speech/language disorders and second language learning, there is also a strong focus on developing the evidence base underpinning practice. Newcastle also has a unique spread of expertise in corpus creation and analysis, spreading across many different research areas.
Newcastle also has strength in many international collaborations.