Scientific Committee


Adviseon the implementation of activities, schedules, selections, and GLOCAL COMELA academic quality
Consultas to ways in which the GLOCAL COMELA may increase in quality
Suggeston the content and structure of the GLOCAL COMELA
Recommendshort and long term strategies of the GLOCAL COMELA
Nominateself or other for positions inside and outside of the GLOCAL COMELA
Representkey institutions and networks in Linguistic Anthropology, and other scholarships, globally
Participatein the sharing of knowledge and expertise in Linguistic Anthropology
Ensurecontinued quality and integrity of all aspects of the GLOCAL COMELA
Networkwith other institutional bodies


Alessandro DurantiAnthropology, University of California, U.S.A.
Aditi BhatiaLinguistics, Polytechnic University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Aditi GhoshLinguistics, Calcutta University, India
Adrian PabléEnglish, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Alexander CoupeHumanities, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Alexis MichaudLinguistics, French National Centre for Scientific Research, France
Alice MitchellAfrican Studies, University of Cologne, Germany
Amanda WeidmanAnthropology, Bryn Mawr Cllge., U.S.A.
Amara PrasithrathsintLinguistics, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Andrea Hoa PhamLanguages, Literatures & Cultures, University of Florida, U.S.A.
Ana DeumertAfrican Sociolinguistics, University of Capetown, South Africa
Andreas StoffersAsia Europe Institute, University of Malaya, Malaysia
Andrew WongAnthropology, California State University, U.S.A.
Anna De FinaItalian, Georgetown University, U.S.A.
Anne PauwelsLanguages, Cultures and Linguistics, SOAS, University of London, U.K.
Asmah Haji OmarLinguistics, University of Malaya, Malaysia
Barbara Watson AndayaAsian Studies Program, University of Hawai’i, U.S.A.
Bjarke FrellesvigOriental Institute, University of Oxford, England
Bruce ConnellLanguage and Cultural Contact, York University, Canada
Brigittine FrenchPeace and Conflict Studies, Grinnell Cllge., U.S.A.
Cécile VigourouxArts and Social Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Canada
Chia-Rung LuLinguistics, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Christine JourdanAnthropology, Concordia University, Canada
Collette SnowdenCommunication, University of South Australia, Australia
Collin WilliamsLaw and Politics, Cardiff University, Wales
Daniel PerrinApplied Linguistics, Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Zurich, Switzerland
David EberhardLinguistics, SIL International, U.S.A.
David KatanHumanities, University of Salento, Italy
Delia Carmela ChiaroInterpreting and Translation, University of Bologna, Italy
Dimitris DalakoglouSocial Anthropology, Vrije University, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Dinh Lu GiangLinguistics, University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Vietnam
Don KulickCultural Anthropology and Ethnology, Uppsala University, Sweden
Eirini TheodoropoulouArts and Sciences, Qatar University, Qatar
Fabienne BaiderFrench Studies and European Studies, University of Cyprus, Cyprus
Friederike Lüpke African Languagess, University of Helsinki, Finland
Geoffrey BenjaminSociology, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Ghil‘ad ZuckermannLinguistics, University of Adelaide, Australia
Gladys TangLinguistics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Haley De Korne
Educational Linguistics, University of Oslo, Norway
Hans LadegaardEnglish, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Hartmut HaberlandLinguistics, Roskilde University, Denmark
Heather BrookesLinguistic Anthropology, University of Capetown, South Africa
Herbert PiersonLanguages & Literatures, St. John’s University, New York, U.S.A.
Howard GilesCommunication, University of California, Santa Barbara, U.S.A.
Hugo CardosoLinguistics, University of Lisbon, Portugal
Ianthi TsimpliTheoretical and Applied Linguistics, Cambridge University, England
Ikuko NakaneArts, University of Melbourne, Australia
Ingrid PillerLinguistics, Macquarie University, Australia
Jack SidnellAnthropology, University of Toronto, Canada
James EssegbeyAfrican Languages and Linguistics, University of Florida, U.S.A.
James KirbyLinguistics, University of Edinburgh, U.K.
James FoxAsia and the Pacific, Australian National University, Australia
Jan BlommaertBabylon Centre, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
Janet McIntoshAnthropology, Brandeis University, U.S.A
Jean Michel FilippiLinguistics, Royal University of Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Jeff GoodLinguistics, University at Buffalo, U.S.A.
Jo AngouriLinguistics, University of Warwick, U.K.
Johanna HaninkClassics, Brown University, U.S.A
John LoweSanskrit, Oxford University, U.K.
John Victor SinglerLinguistics, New York University, U.S.A.
José Luis LanataNational Scientific and Technical Research Council, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Joseph ErringtonAnthropology, Yale University, U.S.A.
Judith PineAnthropology, Western Washington University, U.S.A.
Julie AbbouArts, Literature, Languages and Humanities. Aix-Marseille University, France
Julie FaulknerEducation, Monash University, Australia
Karin BarberAnthropology, University of Birmingham, U.K.
Katherine ChenEnglish, Hong Kong University, Hong Kong
Katherine E. HoffmanAnthropology, Northwestern University, U.S.A.
Kathryn HowardTeacher Education and Foundations, California State University, U.S.A.
Katrien PypeAfrican Studies and Anthropology, University of Birmingham, U.K. / KU Leuven University, Belgium
Kendall KingCurriculum and Instruction, University of Minnesota, U.S.A.
Kenneth Van BikLinguistics, California State University Fullerton, U.S.A.
Keren RiceIndigenous Studies, University of Toronto, Canada
Kira HallCulture, Language, and Social Practice, University of Colorado, U.S.A.
Kofi AgyekumLinguistics, University of Ghana, Ghana
Kristine HornerLanguages and Cultures, The University of Sheffield, England.
Kuniyoshi KataokaArts and Letters, Aichi University, Japan
Laura MillerAnthropology and Archaeology, University of Missouri, U.S.A.
Lawrence ReidUniversity of Hawai’i, U.S.A.
Li WeiApplied Linguistics, University College London, England
Lionel WeeEnglish Language and Literature, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Loretta KimModern Languages and Cultures, Hong Kong University, Hong Kong
Luke FlemingAnthropologie, Université de Montréal, Canada
M. Luisa Carrió-PastorApplied Linguistics, Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain
Maisa TahaAnthropology, Montclair State University, U.S.A.
Mandana SeyfeddinipurWorld Languages Institute, SOAS University of London, U.K.
Manolis VarvounisFolklore, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
Margaret HillenbrandOriental Studies, Oxford University, U.K.
Mariam DurraniEducation, Harvard University, U.S.A.
Marina BondiLinguistic and Cultural Studies, Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy
Marinus van den BergAsian Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands
Mark AldenderferJohn D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, University of California, Merced, U.S.A
Mark AlvesJSEALS EIC. Linguistics and Communication Studies, Montgomery Cllge., U.S.A.
Mark TurinAnthropology & Institute for Critical Indigenous Studies, University of British Columbia, Canada
Maarten MousAfrican Linguistics, Leiden University, The Netherlands
Mary BucholtzLinguistics, University of California, Santa Barbara, U.S.A.
Matthew HullAnthropology, University of Michigan, U.S.A.
Merav ShohetAnthropology, Boston University, U.S.A.
Michael LempertLiterature, Science, and the Arts, University of Michigan, U.S.A.
Michael PeletzAnthropology, Emory University, Atlanta, U.S.A.
Michelle Lazar English Language and Literature, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Mie HiramotoEnglish Language and Literature, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Mohsin KhanEnglish, Aligarh Muslim University, India
Momoko NakamuraKanto Gakuin University, Japan
Monica HellerSocial Justice Education/Anthropology, University of Toronto, Canada
Nana OishiArts, University of Melbourne, Australia
Nancy HornbergerEducation, University of Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
Nathan HillEast Asian Languages and Cultures, SOAS, University of London, U.K.
Nick Thieberger Languages and Linguistics, University of Melbourne, Australia
Nishaant ChoksiSoutheast Asian Studies, Kyoto University, Japan
Paja FaudreeAnthropology, Brown University, U.S.A.
Paul GarrettAnthropology, Temple University, U.S.A.
Paul SambreMultimodality, Interaction and Discourse, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
Paul SidwellArts & Social Sciences Australian National University, Australia
Peter AustinLinguistics, SOAS, U.K.
Peter De CostaLinguistics, Michigan State University, U.S.A.
Pia PichlerEnglish and Comparative Literature, Goldsmiths, University of London, U.K.
Qing ZhangAnthropology, University of Arizona, U.S.A.
Rachel HarrisonLanguages, Cultures and Linguistics, SOAS, U.K.
Ramy M. K. AlyAnthropology, American University in Cairo, Egypt
Rikker DockumLinguistics, Swarthmore College, U.S.A.
Ritsuko KikusawaAdvanced Human Sciences, National Museum of Ethnology, Japan
Rita KothariHumanities, Ashoka University, India.
Rizwan AhmadEnglish Literature and linguistics, Qatar University, Qatar.
Robert AmeryLinguistics, University of Adelaide, Australia
Rose Marie BeckAfrican Languages and Literatures, Leipzig University, Germany
Rusty BarrettLinguistics, University of Kentucky, U.S.A.
Sean O’NeillAnthropology, University of Oklahoma, U.S.A.
Selvyn JussyLinguistics, University of Calcutta, India
Shalini ShankarAnthropology, Northwestern University, U.S.A.
Sharon CarstensAnthropology, Portland State University, U.S.A.
Sidney CheungAnthropology, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Simon PicklFaculty of Modern & Medieval Languages, University of Cambridge, U.K.
Stephanie Inge RudwickAfrican Studies, University of Hradec Králové, Czech Republic
Steven ThorneWorld Languages and Literatures, Portland State University, U.S.A.
Susan NeedhamAnthropology, California State University Dominguez Hills, U.S.A.
Suzanne RomaineEnglish Language & Literature, University of Oxford, U.K.
Tan Kim HuaSocial Sciences and Humanities, University Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia
Thomas ReuterAsia Institute, University of Melbourne, Australia
Tommaso MilaniLinguistics, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Tran Tri DoiLinguistics, University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Hanoi, Vietnam
Tran Thi Hong HanhLinguistics, University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Vietnam
Umberto AnsaldoLinguistics, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Verita SriratanaEnglish, Fac. of Arts, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Vina TsakaliPhilology, University of Crete, Greece
Vijay Kumar BhatiaEnglish, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
William HanksAnthropology, University of California, Berkely, U.S.A.
Yahya AsiriLinguistics, King Khalid University, Abha, Saudi Arabia
Yee-Jean FonLinguistics, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Ying Ying TanLinguistics and Multilingual Studies, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Yoshiyuki AsahiNat. Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics, Japan
Zane GoebelLanguages and Linguistics, La Trobe University, Australia
Zuraidah Mohd DonLanguages and Linguistics, University of Malaya, Malaysia
Honorary members
Alexandra JaffeAnthropology, California State University, U.S.A.
Barbara JohnstoneCarnegie Mellon University, U.S.A.
Gunther KressUniversity College London, U.K.
Harry TriandisUniversity of Illinois, U.S.A.