Roula Svorou



After receiving her Ph.D. from the University at Buffalo (SUNY). Dr. Svorou became a member of the CSU faculty — first at CSU Fresno, then SJSU. Her native language is Greek and her special areas of interest are cognitive linguistics, semantics, syntax, language universals & typology, historical linguistics & grammaticalization. Dr. Svorou is currently the Linguistics Coordinator for the Department of Linguistics and Language Development at SJSU.