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Barbara Hancin-Bhatt provides leadership for undergraduate academic affairs for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and has particular interest in international/global studies. She holds appointments in Linguistics and Global Studies, and her research expertise is in second language acquisition. Dr. Hancin-Bhatt was previously Director of Global Studies at Illinois and on the faculty at Penn State University, University of South Carolina, and University of Utah.
A.M. Spanish Applied Linguistics
Hancin-Bhatt, B. "Second language phonology in Optimality Theory." Phonology and Second Language Acquisition, edited by M Zampini, edited by J Hansen. Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 2008, p. 117-146.
Hancin-Bhatt, B, and A. Govindjee. "A computational model of feature competition in L2 transfer." Language and thought in development: Cross-linguistic studies, edited by P Broeder, edited by J Murre. Gunter Narr: Tuebingen, 1999, p. 145-161.
Hancin-Bhatt, B. "Extended Full Transfer/Full Access: A Prolegomena." New Sounds 97: Selected Papers from the Third International Symposium on the Acquisition of Second Language Speech, edited by James Leather, edited by Allan James. Klagenfurt: University of Klagenfurt Press, 1997, p. 109-117.
Durgunoglu, A, and B. Hancin-Bhatt. "Cross-language transfer in bilingual reading." Cognitive Processing in Bilinguals, Amsterdam: Elsevier, 1992.
Bhatt, R, and B. Hancin-Bhatt. "Structural minimality, CP, and the initial state in adult L2 acquisition." Second Language Research, vol. 18, no. 4, 2002, p. 348-392.
Hancin-Bhatt, B. "Optimality in second language phonology: Codas in Thai ESL." Second Language Research, vol. 16, no. 3, 2000, p. 201-232.
Hancin-Bhatt, B, and R. Bhatt. "Optimal L2 syllables: Interactions of transfer and developmental effects." Studies in Second Language Acquisition, vol. 19, no. 3, 1997, p. 331-378.
Bhatt, R, and B. Hancin-Bhatt. "Transfer in L2 grammars: Commentary on Epstein, Flynn and Martohardjono's 'Second language acquisition: Theoretical and experimental issues in contemporary research'." Behavioral and Brain Sciences, vol. 19, no. 4, 1996.
Hancin-Bhatt, B, and W. Nagy. "Lexical transfer and second language morpological development." Applied Psycholinguistics, vol. 15, 1994, p. 289-310.
Hancin-Bhatt, B. "Segmental transfer: A natural consequence of a dynamic system." Second Language Research, vol. 10, no. 3, 1994, p. 242-270.
Hancin-Bhatt, B. "Issues on Indian English Phonology." World Englishes, vol. 10, no. 3, 1992, p. 219-228.
Hancin-Bhatt, B. "On the phonology-morphology interaction in Brazilian Portuguese vowel harmony." Studies in Linguistic Sciences, vol. 21, no. 1, 1991, p. 39-54.