Prof Cécile De Cat

Prof Cécile De Cat

Professor of Linguistics

Summary: Language acquisition (first, bilingual, second); second language processing; information structure an its interaction with syntax; corpus-based and experimental studies; statistical modelling

Location: B22 (Michael Sadler Building)


Please see Cécile's personal website for research interests, projects and publications.  

PhD students

(see menu on the left for current and past students)

Cécile is happy to consider applications for postgraduate research in any of the areas listed above.  

U of Leeds responsibilities

External responsibilities

  • Associate editor for the Journal of Child Language
  • Editorial board member for the Studies in Bilingualism (SiBil) series (Benjamins)
  • Member of Flanders' Research Foundation (FWO) expert panel Cult 1: Languages
  • Council member of the Philological Society 
  • Assessor for the ESRC 
  • White Rose Doctoral Training Centre Pathway Leader (Linguistics)