Jennifer Hay

ProfessorJennifer Hay

Elsie Locke Building (English) 210
Internal Phone: 95518


Research Interests

Professor Jen Hay has primary research interests in New Zealand English, sociophonetics, laboratory phonology and morphology. She is Director of the New Zealand Institute of Language, Brain and Behaviour, and is involved in collaborative interdisciplinary projects with a number faculty in the institute.

Recent Publications

  • Walker A., Hay J., Drager K. and Sanchez K. (2018) Divergence in speech perception. Linguistics 56(1): 257-278.
  • Beckner C., Pierrehumbert J. and Hay JB. (2017) The emergence of linguistic structure in an online iterated learning task. Journal of Language Evolution 2(2): 160-176.
  • Hay JB., Drager K. and Gibson A. (2017) Hearing r-sandhi: The role of past experience. Language (to appear)
  • Hay JB., Podlubny R., Drager K. and Mcauliffe M. (2017) Car-talk: Location-specific speech production and perception. Journal of Phonetics 65: 94-109.
  • Racz P., Hay J., Needle J., King J. and Pierrehumbert J. (2017) Gradient Māori phonotactics. Te Reo (in press)