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Gil Watz Dissertation Fellow

Gil Watz Dissertation Fellow

Students eligible to receive a Humanities Dissertation Release may also apply to be designated a Gil Watz Dissertation Fellow with the Center for Language Acquisition. Watz Fellows receive a $1,000 research budget from the Center to support their dissertation research and make a presentation to the Round Table of the Department of Applied Linguistics. For more information and to apply, see:

  • 2022: Jacob Rieker and Eunhae Cho
  • 2021: Kelly Bayas, Valerie Keppenne, Yulia Khoruzhaya, and Jingyuan Zhuang
  • 2020: Katherine Kerschen and Lindsey Chandler
  • 2019: Yingying Liu
  • 2018: Michael Amory, Junwan Yoon, and Naseh Shahri
  • 2017: Miso Kim