The Department of Language Science provides an academic home for faculty research, graduate training, and undergraduate education across a broad range of topics relating to the scientific study of language.

Our approach is interdisciplinary, spanning fields such as linguistics, cognitive science, psychology, neuroscience, computer science, philosophy, logic, anthropology, education, speech, hearing, and engineering. The Department is committed to bringing together scientists working in these areas to yield a rich interdisciplinary atmosphere for research and learning. Learn more . . . 


  • Yanting Li's journey to UCI

    From Guangxi, China to Hong Kong to the US, the UCI language science Ph.D. student's life experience inspires her studies in word choice decisions and code switching


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