Professor Jennifer Hay

School of Language, Social and Political Sciences; Linguistics; New Zealand Institute of Language, Brain & Behaviour



Phone: +64 3 364 2987 ext. 6242

Office: Locke Building (English) 210

Fields of Research

  • Morphology
  • Phonetics
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Laboratory Phonology
  • Sociophonetics
  • New Zealand English

Researcher Summary

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.

Subject Area: Disciplines

Research Projects

Research Groups

Publications

  • Brandstetter, J., Racz, P., Beckner, C., Sandoval, E.B., Hay, J. and Bartneck, C. (2014) A peer pressure experiment: Recreation of the Asch conformity experiment with robots. Chicago, IL, USA: International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS2014), 14-18 Sep 2014. In IEEE (Conference Contributions - Papers in published proceedings)
  • Derrick, D., O'Beirne, G., De Rybel, T. and Hay, J. (2014) Aero-tactile integration in fricatives: Converting audio to air flow information for speech perception enhancement. Singapore: InterSpeech 2014, September. (Conference Contributions - Full conference papers)
  • Saarinen, P. and Hay, J. (2014) Derivational Affix Order. In R. Lieber and P. Štekauer (Ed.), Oxford Handbook of Derivation: in press. Oxford: Oxfprd University Press. (Chapters in Books)
  • Foulkes, P. and Hay, J. (2014) Emergence of Sociophonetic Structure. In B. MacWhinney and W. O'Grady (Ed.), The Handbook of Language Emergence: in press. Malden, MA: Wiley Blackwell. (Chapters in Books)
  • Racz, P., Papp, V. and Hay, J. (2014) Frequency and Corpora. In A. Hippseley and G. Stump (Ed.), The Cambridge Handbook of Morphology: in press. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. (Chapters in Books)
  • Clark, L., Hay, J., Walsh, L. and Millar, P. (2014) Investigating within-speaker variation in the QuakeBox Canterbury earthquake stories. Chicago: New Ways of Analyzing Variation 43, November. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Gruber, J.F., Hay, J.B., King, J. and Johnston, L. (2014) Maori gestures of the hands, head and eyebrows. San Diego, CA, USA: 6th conference of the international society for gesture studies, 8-11 Jul 2014. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Racz, Peter., Beckner, Clay., Hay, Jennifer. and Pierrehumbert, Janet. (2014) Morphological variation in the English past tense'. Chicago, USA: New Ways of Analyzing Variation 43, November 2014. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Racz, P., Beckner, C., Hay, J.B. and Pierrehumbert, J.B. (2014) Rules, Analogy and Social Factors codetermine past-tense formation patterns in English. Baltimore, MD, USA: Joint Workshop between SIGMORPHON and SIGFSM, Association for Computational Linguistics (MORPHFSM2014), 27 Jun 2014. http://faculty.wcas.northwestern.edu/~jbp/publications/Racz_SIGMORPHON.pdf. (Conference Contributions - Full conference papers)
  • Racz, P., Pierrehumbert, J., Hay, J. and Papp, V. (2014) The Emergence of Morphological Structure. In B. MacWhinney and W. O'Grady (Ed.), The Handbook of Language Emergence: (in press). Malden, MA: Wiley Blackwell. (Chapters in Books)
  • Gruber, J.F., Johnston, L., Hay, J. and King, J. (2014) Variations of the hand and brow: Patterns of on-verbal communication in New Zealand. Wellington, New Zealand: New Ways of Analyzing Variation Asia Pacific 3 (NWAV-AP), 1-3 May 2014. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Gruber, J., Johnston, L., Hay, J. and King, J. (2013) A Māori gestural repertoire. Christchurch, New Zealand: Linguistics Society of New Zealand 20th Biennial Conference, 20-22 Nov 2013. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Gruber, J., King, J., Hay, J. and Johnston, L. (2013) Gesturing with an accent? The influence of speaker and interlocutor ethnicity on the implementation of co-speech gesture. Christchurch, New Zealand: Variation and Language Processing II, 16-18 Jan 2013. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Fiasson, R. and Hay, J. (2013) Imitation effects within and across word positions: a cross-linguistic study. Christchurch, New Zealand: Variation and Language Processing 2, 16-18 Jan 2013. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J. and Walker, A. (2013) Skewed experience with words affects lexical access patterns. Christchurch, New Zealand: Variation and Language Processing 2, 16-18 Jan 2013. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Walsh, L., Hay, J., Bent, D., Grant, L., King, J., Millar, P., Papp, V. and Watson, K. (2013) The UC QuakeBox Project: Creation of a community-focused research archive. New Zealand English Journal 27: 20-32. (Journal Articles)
  • Kylie Fitzgerald, Jennifer Hay. and Viktoria Papp. (2013) Word Segmentation Strategies in Pakeha and Maori English. Christchurch: New Zealand Linguistic Society conference, November. (Conference Contributions - Poster presentations)
  • Hay, J. and Clendon, A. (2012) (Non-)rhoticity: Lessons from New Zealand English. In T. Nevalainen and E.C. Traugott (Ed.), The Oxford Handbook of the History of English: 761-772. Oxford: Oxford University Press. (Chapters in Books)
  • Fiasson, R., Hay, J., Mounfort-Davies, M. and Chevreton, S. (2012) A cross-linguistic study of positional transfer using the imitation paradigm. Auckland, New Zealand: 13th Language and Society Conference, 28-29 Nov 2012. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J. (2012) Analyzing the ONZE data as evidence for sound change. In T. Nevalainen and E.C. Traugott (Ed.), The Oxford Handbook of the History of English: 94-97. Oxford: Oxford University Press. (Chapters in Books)
  • Johnston, L., King, J. and Hay, J. (2012) Ethnic and Sex Bias in Televised Non-Verbal Behaviors? Leeuwarden, Netherlands: 13th International Conference on Language and Social Psychology (ICLASP13), 20-23 Jun 2012. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hattori, K., Derrick, D. and Hay, J. (2012) Examination of spontaneous non-native directed speech. Sydney, Australia: 14th Australasian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology, 6 Dec 2012. (Conference Contributions - Poster presentations)
  • Johnston, L., King, J. and Hay, J. (2012) Forming impressions of others from the nonverbal gestures they use while speaking different languages. Leeuwarden, Netherlands: 13th International Conference on Language and Social Psychology (ICLASP13), 20-23 Jun 2012. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Fromont, R. and Hay, J. (2012) LaBB-CAT: An annotation store. University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand: Australasian Language Technology Workshop (ALTA), 4-6 Dec 2012. In Proceedings 10: 113-117. http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/U/U12/U12-2015. (Conference Contributions - Papers in published proceedings)
  • Warren, P. and Hay, J. (2012) Methods and experimental design for studying sociophonetic variation. In A.C. Cohn, C. Fougeron and M. Huffman (Ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Laboratory Phonology: 634-642. Oxford: Oxford University Press. (Chapters in Books)
  • Hay, J., Kuperman, V. and Saarinen, P. (2012) Paradigmatic structure in plural duration: A cross dialectal study. Auckland, New Zealand: 13th Language and Society Conference, 28-29 Nov 2012. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J. and Kuperman, V. (2012) Spoken Morphology: Investigating the implementation of plural /s/ in a large corpus of historical New Zealand English. Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand: Data-Rich Approaches to English Morphology: From corpora and experiments to theory and back, 4-6 Jul 2012. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Gruber, J., King, J., Hay, J. and Johnston, L. (2012) Te ngeru me te manu (the cat and the bird): Language dependent non-verbal behaviour in Māori/English bilinguals. Perth, Australia: 43rd Annual Conference of Australian Linguistic Society (ALS), 5-7 Dec 2012. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J., Walker, A., McKenzie, J. and Nielsen, D. (2012) The changing realization of 'the' before vowels in New Zealand English. New Zealand English Journal 26: 23-32. (Journal Articles)
  • Hay, J. (2012) The social side of words. Sydney, Australia: The Social Side of Speech, 11 Apr 2012. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J. (2012) Using a large annotated historical corpus to study word-specific effects in sound change. Dunedin, New Zealand: Australasian Language Technology Workshop (ALTA), 4-6 Dec 2012. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J. (2011) A toolbox for teaching phonetics. In K. Kuiper (Ed.), Teaching Linguistics: Reflections on Practice: 4-12. London: Equinox. (Chapters in Books)
  • King, J., Hay, J. and Johnston, L. (2011) Bilingual speakers of Maori: Different language, different gestural cues? Oslo, Norway: International Symposium on Bilingualism (ISB8), 15-18 Jun 2011. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Clopper, C., Hay, J. and Plichta, B. (2011) Experimental speech perception and perceptual dialectology. In M. Di Paolo and M. Yaeger-Dror (Ed.), Sociophonetics: A Students' Guide: 149-162. New York: Routledge. (Chapters in Books)
  • Drager, K. and Hay, J. (2011) Mergers in Production and Perception. Boston, MA, USA: International Society for the Linguistics of English 2011 Conference (ISLE 2011), 17-21 Jun 2011. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J. (2011) Statistical analysis. In M. Di Paolo and M. Yaeger-Dror (Ed.), Sociophonetics: A Students' Guide: 198-214. New York: Routledge. (Chapters in Books)
  • Drager, K., Clifford, R. and Hay, J. (2011) The production and perception of a low back vowel merger. Georgetown: New Ways of Analyzing Variation 40. Georgetown, Oct 2011. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Maclagan, M. and Hay, J. (2011) Transcription. In M. Di Paolo and M. Yaeger-Dror (Ed.), Sociophonetics: A Student's Guide: 36-45. New York: Routledge. (Chapters in Books)
  • Drager, K. and Hay, J. (2010) A Novice's Guide to Understanding Mixed Effects Models. San Antonio, TX, USA: New Ways of Analyzing Variation 39 (NWAV 39), 4-6 Nov 2010. (Conference Contributions - Full conference papers)
  • King, J., Hay, J. and Johnston, L. (2010) Analysing gestural cues in young Māori bilinguals. AUT University, Auckland, New Zealand: 12th New Zealand Language & Society Conference, 22-23 Nov 2010. (Conference Contributions - Full conference papers)
  • Walker, A. and Hay, J. (2010) Congruence between 'word age' and 'voice age' facilitates lexical access. University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA: 12th Conference on Laboratory Phonology, 8-10 Jul 2010. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Drager, K., Hay, J. and Walker, A. (2010) Pronounced rivalries: Attitudes and speech production. Te Reo: Journal of the Linguistic Society of New Zealand 53: 27-53. (Journal Articles)
  • Hay, J. and Maclagan, M. (2010) Social and Phonetic Conditioners on the Frequency and Degree of 'intrusive /r/' in New Zealand English. In D. Preston and N. Niedzielski (Ed.), A Reader in Sociophonetics: 41-69. New York: De Gruyter Mouton. (Chapters in Books)
  • Maclagan, M. and Hay J. (2010) Sociolinguistics in New Zealand. In M.J. Ball (Ed.), The Routledge Handbook of Sociolinguistics around the World: 159-169. London and New York: Routledge. (Chapters in Books)
  • Drager, K. and Hay, J. (2010) Visual subliminal primes affect vowel perception. University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA: 12th Conference on Laboratory Phonology (LabPhon 12), 8-10 Jul 2010. (Conference Contributions - Poster presentations)
  • Nokes, J. and Hay, J. (2009) A large scale investigation into rhythmic changes in New Zealand English. Palmerston North, New Zealand: Linguistic Society of New Zealand 18th Biennial Conference, 30 Nov-1 Dec 2009. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J., Drager, K. and Warren, P. (2009) Careful Who You Talk To: An Effect of Experimenter Identity on the Production of the NEAR/SQUARE Merger in New Zealand English. Australian Journal of Linguistics 29(2): 269-285. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07268600902823128. (Journal Articles)
  • Drager, K. and Hay, J. (2009) Exploiting random intercepts: Two case studies in sociophonetics. Ottawa, Canada: 38th Annual Meeting of New Ways of Analyzing Variation (NWAV 38), 22-25 Oct 2009. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J. and Nilson, E. (2009) Self-priming in New Zealanders' speech about Australia. Palmerston North, New Zealand: Linguistic Society of New Zealand 18th Biennial Conference, 30 Nov-1 Dec 2009. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Drager, K., Hay, J. and Walker, A. (2008) Emotional affect influencing vowel perception. Chicago, IL, USA: 82nd Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America, 3-6 Jan 2008. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J., Maclagan, M. and Gordon, E. (2008) New Zealand English. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press. 164pp. (Authored Books)
  • Hundt, M., Hay, J. and Gordon, E. (2008) New Zealand English: morphosyntax. In K. Burridge and B. Kortmann (Ed.), Varieties of English: Volume 3: The Pacific and Australasia: 305-340. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (Chapters in Books)
  • Guy, G., Hay, J. and Walker, A. (2008) Phonological, lexical, and frequency factors in coronal stop deletion in early New Zealand English. Wellington, New Zealand: Laboratory Phonology 11 Conference, 30 Jun-2 Jul 2008. (Conference Contributions - Poster presentations)
  • Hay, J., Walker, A., Docherty, G. and Whitcombe, R-J. (2008) Talking about Old Events using Old /t/s. Houston, TX, USA: NWAV 37, 6-9 Nov 2008. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J. (2007) A toolbox for teaching phonetics. Te Reo: Journal of the Linguistic Society of New Zealand 50: 7-16. (Journal Articles)
  • Maclagan, M. and Hay, J. (2007) Getting fed up with our feet: Contrast maintenance and the New Zealand English 'short' front vowel shift. Language Variation and Change 19(1): 1-25. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0954394507070020. (Journal Articles)
  • Hay, J., Walker, A. and Drager, K. (2007) Getting your facts right: the effect of affect on speech perception. Hamilton, New Zealand: Linguistic Society of New Zealand (LSNZ) 17th Biennial Conference, 19-20 Nov 2007. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Jen Hay. and Ida Toivonen. (2007) Segment duration in Inari Sami. Kings College, London, UK: Linguistics Association of Great Britain Annual Meeting, 29 August - 1 September 2007. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Warren, P., Hay, J. and Thomas, B. (2007) The loci of sound change effects in recognition and perception. In J. Cole and J. I. Hualde (Ed.), Laboratory Phonology 9: 87-112. New York: Mouton de Gruyter. (Chapters in Books)
  • Gordon, E., Maclagan, M. and Hay, J. (2007) The ONZE Corpus. In J.C. Beal, K.P. Corrigan and H.L. Moisl (Ed.), Creating and Digitizing Language Corpora. Volume 2: Diachronic Databases: 82-104. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. (Chapters in Books)
  • Docherty, G., Hay, J. and Walker, A. (2007) Variation and Change in New Zealand English phrase-final /t/. Lancaster, UK: UK Language Variation and Change Conference (UKLVC6), 11-13 Sep 2007. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Toivonen, I. and Hay, J. (2006) A phonetic study of the Inari Saami ternary length distinction. Aalborg, Denmark: The 22nd Scandinavian Conference of Linguistics, 19-22 Jun 2006. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J. and Maclagan, M. (2006) Are all /r/s alike? Degrees of Constriction in New Zealand English intrusive /r/. Christchurch, New Zealand: New Zealand Language and Society Conference, 19-20 Aug 2006. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Drager, K. and Hay, J. (2006) Can you really believe your ears? The effect of stuffed toys on vowel perception. Christchurch, New Zealand: New Zealand Language and Society Conference, 19-20 Aug 2006. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J., Drager, K. and Warren, P. (2006) Cross-dialectal exemplar priming. Paris, France: Laboratory Phonology 10, 29 Jun-1 Jul 2006. (Conference Contributions - Poster presentations)
  • Hay, J., Warren, P. and Drager, K. (2006) Factors influencing speech perception in the context of a merger-in-progress. Journal of Phonetics 34(4): 458-484. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wocn.2005.10.001. (Journal Articles)
  • Hay, J., Nolan, A. and Drager, K. (2006) From fush to feesh: Exemplar priming in speech perception. The Linguistic Review 23(3): 351-379. http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/TLR.2006.014. (Journal Articles)
  • Jannedy, S. and Hay, J. (Ed.) (2006) Journal of Phonetics, 34 (4). Special Issue: Modelling Sociophonetic Variation. Oxford: Elsevier. 125pp. (Edited Books)
  • Docherty, G., Hay, J. and Walker, A. (2006) Sociophonetic patterning of phrase-final /t/ in New Zealand English. Auckland, New Zealand: 11th Australasian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology, 6-8 Dec 2006. In Proceedings of the 11th Australasian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology 378-383. (Conference Contributions - Papers in published proceedings)
  • Hay, J. and Bresnan, J. (2006) Spoken syntax: The phonetics of giving a hand in New Zealand English. The Linguistic Review 23(3): 321-349. http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/TLR.2006.013. (Journal Articles)
  • Warren, P. and Hay, J. (2006) Using sound change to explore the mental lexicon. In C. Fletcher-Flinn and G. Haberman (Ed.), Cognition, Language and Development: Perspectives from New Zealand: 101-121. Bowen Hills: Australian Academic Press. (Chapters in Books)
  • Thomas, B. and Hay, J. (2005) A pleasant malady: The ellen/allan merger in New Zealand English. Te Reo: Journal of the Linguistic Society of New Zealand 48: 69-93. (Journal Articles)
  • Hay, J. and Gibson, A. (2005) Hearing /r/-sandhi. Auckland, New Zealand: New Zealand Linguistic Society, Nov 2005. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J. (2005) Morphotactics. In K. Brown (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics (2 ed.): 335-336. Oxford: Elsevier. (Chapters in Books)
  • Nielsen, D. and Hay, J. (2005) Perceptions of Regional Dialects in New Zealand. Te Reo: Journal of the Linguistic Society of New Zealand 48: 95-110. (Journal Articles)
  • Nolan, A., Hay, J. and Drager, K. (2005) The effect of regional labels on speech perception. Auckland: New Zealand Linguistic Society, Nov 2005. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Toivonen, I. and Hay, J. (2005) The effect of vowel length on a ternary consonant length distinction: A phonetic study of Inari Sami. Oakland, CA, USA: 79th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America (LSA), 6-9 Jan 2005. http://www.lsadc.org/info/pdf_files/2005meethandbook.pdf. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Fromont, R. and Hay, J. (2004) Development of an interactive digital corpus of New Zealand English. Palmerston North: New Zealand Language and Society Conference, Sep 2004. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Jannedy, S. and Hay, J. (2004) Modeling Sociophonetic Variation. Linguistic Society of America 78th Annual Meeting Boston. Organised Session. (Other)
  • Hundt, M., Hay, J. and Gordon, E. (2004) New Zealand English: Morphosyntax. In B. Kortmann, K. Burridge, R. Mesthrie and E. Schneider (Ed.), A Handbook of Varieties of English Volume 2: Morphology and Syntax: 560-592. Berlin and New York: Mouton de Gruyter. (Chapters in Books)
  • Hay, J. and Schreier, D. (2004) Reversing the trajectory of language change: Subject–verb agreement with be in New Zealand English. Language Variation and Change 16(3): 209-235. (Journal Articles)
  • Hay, J. and Warren, P. (2004) Sound Change and Spoken Word Recognition: Evidence from Merger. Boston, MA, USA: 78th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America (LSA), 8-11 Jan 2004. http://www.lsadc.org/info/pdf_files/2004meet.pdf. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J., Warren, P. and Drager, K. (2004) Sound change and the social indexing of lexical exemplars: evidence from NEAR the SQUARE. Palmerston North: New Zealand Language and Society Conference, Sep 2004. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Warren, P., Hay, J. and Thomas, B. (2004) The loci of sound change effects in recognition and perception. University of Illinois, Urbana, IL USA: 9th Conference on Laboratory Phonology, 24-26 Jun 2004. http://www.linguistics.uiuc.edu/labphon9/program.html. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Maclagan, M. and Hay, J. (2004) The rise and rise of New Zealand English DRESS. Sydney, Australia: 10th Australian International Conference on Speech Science & Technology, 8-10 Dec 2004. In Proceedings of the 10th Australian International Conference on Speech Science & Technology 183-188. http://www.assta.org/sst/2004/proceedings/papers/sst2004-326.pdf. (Conference Contributions - Papers in published proceedings)
  • Maclagan, M. and Hay, J. (2004) The rise and rise of NZE DRESS. In S. Cassidy, F. Cox, R. Mannell, A. Palethorpe (Ed.), Proceedings of the 10th Australian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology: 183-188. Sydney: Australian Speech Science and Technology Association Inc. (Chapters in Books)
  • Anderson, N., Arnold, J., Barron, M., Evans, C., Hay, J., McConnel, D., McKenzie, J., Nielsen, D. and Walker, A. (2004) To thee or not to thee: The linguistic and social distribution of (the) before vowels in New Zealand English. Palmerston North: New Zealand Language and Society Conference, Sep 2004. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J. and Plag, I. (2004) What Constrains Possible Suffix Combinations? On the Interaction of Grammatical and Processing Restrictions in Derivational Morphology. Natural Language and Linguistic Theory 22(3): 565-596. (Journal Articles)
  • Wright, S., Bent, T. and Hay, J. (2003) Anthony and Cleopatra: A Gendered Frequency Effect and the Naming Conspiracy. Atlanta: Linguistic Society of America, Jan 2003. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J. (2003) Causes and Consequences of Word Structure. New York and London: Routledge. 237 pp. (Authored Books)
  • Bod, R., Hay, J. and Jannedy, S. (2003) Is there evidence for a probabilistic language faculty? Oviedo: 12th International Congress of Logic Methodology and Philosophy of Science, Aug 2003. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J. (2003) Male Cheerleaders and Wanton Women: Humour among New Zealand Friends. Te Reo: Journal of the Linguistic Society of New Zealand 45: 3-36. (Journal Articles)
  • Attardo, S., Eisterhold, J., Hay, J. and Poggi, I. (2003) Multimodal markers of irony and sarcasm. Humor: International Journal of Humor Research 16(2): 243-260. (Journal Articles)
  • Bod, R., Hay, J. and Jannedy, S. (Ed.) (2003) Probabilistic Linguistics. Cambridge: MIT Press. 451 pp. (Edited Books)
  • Mendoza-Denton, N., Hay, J. and Jannedy, S. (2003) Probabilistic Sociolinguistics: Beyond Variable Rules. In R. Bod, J. Hay and S. Jannedy (Ed.), Probabilistic Linguistics: 97-138. Cambridge: MIT Press. (Chapters in Books)
  • Hay, J., Pierrehumbert, J. and Beckman, M. (2003) Speech Perception, Wellformedness and the statistics of the lexicon. In J. Local, R. Ogden and R. Temple (Ed.), Phonetic Interpretation (Papers in Laboratory Phonology No. 6 ed.): 58-74. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. (Chapters in Books)
  • Schreier, D., Gordon, E., Hay, J. and Maclagan, M. (2003) The regional and linguistic dimension of /hw/ maintenance and loss in early 20th century New Zealand English. English World-Wide 24(2): 245-269. (Journal Articles)
  • Warren, P., Rae, M. and Hay, J. (2003) Word recognition and sound merger: the case of the front-centering dipthongs in New Zealand English. Barcelona: International Congress of Phonetic Sciences, 3 Aug 2003. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Baayen, H. and Hay, J. (2002) Affix productivity and base productivity. Strasbourg: ESSE 6, Aug 2002. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J. (2002) Causes and Consequences of Word Structure. Glot International 6(2/3): 58-64. (Journal Articles)
  • Hay, J. and Maclagan, M. (2002) Does spelling influence perception when sounds are merging? Stanford: Paper presented at NWAV 31, Oct 2002. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Bent, T., Wright, S. and Hay, J. (2002) Elvis and Priscilla: the Phonological Conspiracy Deepens.. San Francisco: Paper presented at the Linguistic Society of America Annual Meeting, January 2002. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Wright, S. and Hay, J. (2002) Fred and Wilma: A Phonological Conspiracy. In S. Benor, M. Rose, D. Sharma, J. Sweetland and Q. Zhang (Ed.), Gendered Practices in Language: 175-192. Stanford: CSLI Publications. (Chapters in Books)
  • Hay, J. (2002) From Speech Perception to Morphology: Affix Ordering Revisited. Language 78(3): 527-555. (Journal Articles)
  • Warren, P., Rae, M. and Hay, J. (2002) Goldilocks and the three beers: Word recognition and sound merger. Melbourne, Australia: 9th Australian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology, 3-5 Dec 2002. http://www.conferences.unimelb.edu.au/sst/Program.htm. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Attardo, S., Nelms, J., Poggi, I. and Hay, J. (2002) Multimodal Markers of Sarcasm and Irony.. Georgetown: Paper presented at the Georgetown University Roundtable on Linguistics, March 2002. In Georgetown (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J. and Baayen, H. (2002) Parsing and Productivity. In Booij, G. and van Marle, J. (Ed.), Yearbook of Morphology 2001: 203-235. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers. (Chapters in Books)
  • Hay, J. and Baayen, H. (2002) Probabilistic Phonotactics and Morphological Productivity. Strasbourg: ESSE 6, Aug 2002. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Plag, I. and Hay, J. (2002) Suffix combinations, grammatical restrictions and parsing. Budapest, Hungary: 10th International Morphology Meeting, 9-12 May 2002. http://ny01.nytud.hu/~kinga/program.html. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Sudbury, A. and Hay, J. (2002) The demise of non-prevocalic /r/ in early New-Zealand English. Brussels, Belgium: 'r-atics 2: International Workshop on Sociolinguistic, Phonetic and Phonological Characteristics of /r/, 5-7 Dec 2002. http://www.ulb.ac.be/philo/phonolab/r-atics2/r-atics2.htm. (Conference Contributions - Papers in published proceedings)
  • Sudbury, A. and Hay, J. (2002) The fall and rise of /r/: Rhoticity and /r/-sandhi in early New Zealand English. U Penn Working Papers in Linguistics: NWAV 30, Oct 2002. 281-295. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J. (2001) How-/r/-interesting: Intrusive /r/ after /au/ in New Zealand English. Raleigh, NC, USA: New Ways of Analyzing Variation 30 (NWAV30), 11-14 Oct 2001. http://www.ncsu.edu/linguistics/nwav. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J. (2001) Lexical Frequency in Morphological Decomposition: The Relative and the Absolute. Los Angeles, USA: Linguistic Society of America Annual Meeting, Jan 2001. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J. (2001) Lexical Frequency in Morphology: Is Everything Relative? Linguistics: An Interdisciplinary Journal of the Language Sciences 39(6): 1041-1070. (Journal Articles)
  • Hay,J. (2001) Morphological Adjacency Constraints: A Synthesis. Proceedings of SCIL 9. .: MIT Working Papers in Linguistics 36, 2001. (Conference Contributions - Papers in published proceedings)
  • Hay, J. (2001) Phonetic evidence for morphological structure: /t/-deletion and pitch accent placement in English. Nijmegen, The Netherlands: Perspectives on Morphological Processing II: From Aix-en-Provence to Nijmegen, 11-14 Jun 2001. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Feist, M., Fix, S., Hay, J. and Moore, J. (Ed.) (2001) Proceedings of the 10th Student Conference in Linguistics (SCIL 10). (MIT Working Papers in Linguistics No. 37 ed.). Cambridge: MIT Press. (Edited Books)
  • Sudbury, A. and Hay, J. (2001) The fall and rise of /r/: Rhoticity and /r/-sandhi in early New Zealand English.. Raleigh North Carolina: Paper presented at New Ways of Analyzing Variation 30, 11-14 October 2001. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J. (2001) The Pragmatics of Humor Support. Humor: International Journal of Humor Research 14(1): 55-82. (Journal Articles)
  • Hay, J. and Thompson, W. (2001) The Semantics of Predicates taking As and To Be Complements. Proceedings of SCIL 9. .: MIT Working Papers in Linguistics 36, 2001. (Conference Contributions - Papers in published proceedings)
  • Wright, S. and Hay, J. (2000) Fred and Wilma: A Phonological Conspiracy. Stanford, CA, USA: First International Gender and Language Conference (igala1), 6 May 2000. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J. (2000) Functions of Humor in the Conversations of Men and Women. Journal of Pragmatics 32(6): 709-742. (Journal Articles)
  • Hay, J., Mendoza-Denton, N. and Jannedy, S. (2000) Style and Economy: When Frequency Effects Collide. Auckland: 7th New Zealand Language and Society Conference, June 2000. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J., Faust-West, J., Pierrehumbert, J. and Beckman, M. (1999) Lexical Frequency Effects in Speech Errors. Los Angeles: Linguistic Society of America Annual Meeting, January 1999. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J., Jannedy, S. and Mendoza-Denton, N. (1999) Oprah and /ay/:Lexical Frequency, Referee Design and Style. .: Proceedings of the 14th International Congress on Phonetic Sciences, 1999. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay, J., Kennedy, C. and Levin, B. (1999) Scalar Structure Underlies Telicity in 'Degree Achievements'. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Proceedings of Semantics and Linguistic Theory 9, Cornell Linguistics Circle Publications,, 1999. 199-223. (Conference Contributions - Papers in published proceedings)
  • Hay,J. (1998) Social Networks and Teasing: A Case Study. Seattle: American Association for Applied Linguistics Conference, MArch 1998. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay,J. (1998) The Non-uniformity of Degree Achievements.. New York: Paper presented at the Linguistic Society of America Annual Meeting, January 1998. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Holmes, J. and Hay, J. (1997) Humour as an Ethnic Boundary Marker in New Zealand Interaction. Journal of Intercultural Studies 18(2): 127-151. (Journal Articles)
  • Hay, J., Pierrehumbert, J. and Beckman, M. (1997) Perceived Well-formedness of NC Clusters. Bloomington, Indiana: Paper presented at the Mid-Continental Workshop on Phonology 3, October 1997. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)
  • Hay,J. (1997) Who's Joking? The Distribution of Humor in Friendship Groups.. Oklahoma: Paper presented at the 8th International Society for Humor Studies Conference, July 1997. (Conference Contributions - Oral presentations)