Our staff

Resident Academic staff of the Institute

Associate Members

Research staff

Visiting staff 

Current Ph.D. students

  • Mr Michele Cafagna (generative multimodal models, model transparency and semantic grounding) 
  • Mr Montaser Motia Ujvari (Acoustic phonetics; EFL learning)
  • Ms Amanda Muscat (Individual profiling and language variation)
  • Ms Michela Vella (First language acquisition)
  • Ms Rebecca Vella Muskat (Sociolinguistics; Hate speech; Content analysis)
  • Ms Arnika Suska (cross-linguistic comparison of discursive strategies in nutrition, computer-mediated communication)



https://www.um.edu.mt/linguistics/ourstaff