People

Principal Investigators

  • Jeff Good
    PI and Project Director. Associate Professor, Department of Linguistics, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York.
  • Ling Bian
    co-PI, Professor, Department of Geography, Director of the National Center for Geographic Information and Analysis, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York.
  • Pierpaolo Di Carlo
    Co-PI and Project Coordinator. Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Linguistics, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York.

Senior personnel in Cameroon

  • Florence Tabe
    Professor, Department of African Languages and Linguistics, University of Yaounde I.
  • Gratien Atindogbe
    Professor, Department of Linguistics, University of Buea.

Research Team

  • Angela Nsen Tem
    Sociolinguistics, Department of African Languages and Linguistics, University of Yaounde I.
  • Nelson C. Tschonghongei
    Sociolinguistics, Department of African Languages and Linguistics, University of Yaounde I.

PhD Students

  • Yujia Pan
    PhD student, Department of Geography, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

A new batch of PhD students will be enrolled by September 2022.

Master’s students

    A new batch of Master’s students will be enrolled by September 2022.

    Alumni

    Past PI’s

    • Jan Chomicki
      co-PI, Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York.

    Past Senior personnel in Cameroon

    • Ayu’nwi N. Neba
      Professor, Department of Linguistics, University of Buea.
    • Etienne Sadembouo
      Professor, Department of African Languages and Linguistics, University of Yaounde I.
    • Gabriel Mba
      Professor, Department of African Languages and Linguistics, University of Yaounde I.
    • Paul N. Nkwi
      Professor, Department of Anthropology, Catholic University of Cameroon – Bamenda.
    • Philip N. Mutaka
      Professor, Department of African Languages and Linguistics, University of Yaounde I.
    • Pius W. Akumbu
      Lecturer, Department of Linguistics and African Languages, University of Bamenda.

    PhD students

    • Angiachi D. Esene Agwara
      Sociolinguistics, BIGSAS University of Bayreuth, Germany.
    • Doriane Ngako
      Sociolinguistics, Department of African Languages and Linguistics, University of Yaounde I.
    • Irène D. Ngueteu
      Sociolinguistics, Department of African Languages and Linguistics, University of Yaounde I.
    • Margaret N. Chenemo
      Sociolinguistics, Department of African Languages and Linguistics, University of Yaounde I.
    • Marius Kum Kebei
      Anthropology and Sociology, Department of Anthropology, University of Buea.
    • Perpetua Ngengwe
      Anthropology, Catholic University of Cameroon – Bamenda.
    • Rachel Ayuk Ojong Diba
      Sociolinguistics, Department of Linguistics, University of Buea.

    Master’s students

    • Béthune Pulchérie GOUNOU TEKOU
      Sociolinguistics, Department of African Languages and Linguistics, University of Yaounde I.
    • Budji K. Ivoline
      MA Anthropology (2015), Catholic University of Cameroon – Bamenda
    • Joyce Tatang Yasho
      Sociolinguistics, Department of African Languages and Linguistics, University of Buea.
    • Penghang Liu
      Master’s student, Department of Geography, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York