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Michael Wolfman

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M.A. Student
Graduate Teaching Assistant

Michael is a Master’s Student in the Department of Linguistics at the University of Georgia. He graduated from UGA with a B.A. in Linguistics, a B.A. in Classics, and minors in Italian, Latin, and Classical Culture. Michael's research interests lie at the nexus of Syntax, Human Sentence Processing, and Computational Linguistics.

Michael is currently conducting research with faculty members from the University of Georgia  and University of Alabama. Michael also works as a Research Assistant in the Digital Humanities (DIGI) Lab at UGA, as well as contributing as a Teaching Assistant for the Morehead Honors College and the Linguistics Department.

Michael currently serves as the president of the Linguistics Society at UGA (LSUGA) and Associate Editor for their Working Papers Journal.  


M.A. in Linguistics (In-Progress)  — University of Georgia 

B.A. in Linguistics (2022), Summa cum Laude  — University of Georgia 

B.A. in Classics (2022), Summa cum Laude  — University of Georgia 


Awards and Special Recognitions:

First Honor Graduate (2022)

Presidential Scholar (2018 - 2022)

Library Undergraduate Research Award Juror’s Choice (2022)

Outstanding Honors Student in Humanities Research (2022)

Spark Award for Undergraduate Linguistics Research (2021)

Honors International Scholar (2019) 

Experiential Learning General Scholarship Recipient (2019)

Articles Featuring Michael Wolfman

 The Linguistics department is excited to announce that our Brainvision EEG machine is up and running! Last week, Dr. Dustin Chacón recorded the brain waves of our first brave subject, Ph.D. student Donnie Dunagan.

Major Professor:

Arch Professor in World Languages and Cultures
(706) 542-2115‬

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