John Carlyle

Doctoral Candidate in Chinese
Predoctoral Instructor in Chinese
John Carlyle

Contact Information

GWN M216
Office Hours
Tuesdays, Thursdays 2:20-3:20pm


B.A. Linguistics, B.A. East Asian Languages and Cultures, University of California Berkeley, 2015

John Carlyle attended the University of California, Berkeley where he received his B.A. in Linguistics and East Asian Languages and Cultures. His main research interests are Chinese dialectology and the historical phonology. He hopes to improve the current understanding of the evolution of Sinitic languages by investigating the older, colloquial lexical strata of various dialects and the contact that occurred between them.