Conor oversees the daily operations of the Department. He supervises all staff, temporary employees, and student workers and is responsible for administrative, financial, and academic transactions. He is also the liaison between the Department of Linguistics and other departments at Georgetown University. Conor is a U.S. Air Force veteran and has an M.A. in Security Studies from Georgetown's School of Foreign Service.
ERIN ESCH PEREIRA
Graduate Program Coordinator
Erin supports the administration of the graduate programs in Linguistics. Prospective applicants may contact Erin with questions about the application process. Current graduate students may contact Erin with questions about milestone degree requirements, academic policy, financial support, graduation requirements, and other matters of concern to graduate students.
YULKIANA DELGADO GONZALEZ
Yulkiana manages the financial and logistical aspects of the Linguistics Department and AELRC. A seasoned business analyst, with over a decade of experience and a Master of Business Administration, Yulkiana works to find innovative solutions to problems and create a better business environment. An ingenuitive leader, Yulkiana is developing opportunities that will further establish the goals of both the Linguistics Department and AELRC.
Jennie is a Georgetown alumnae who returned to the hilltop in 2008 to work for the Linguistics Department. Jennie coordinates departmental events while also managing the Department's weekly newsletter, catering functions, and provides additional clerical support. Previously, Jennie spent several years teaching special education in Los Angeles and DC, serving with AmeriCorps in St. Louis, and volunteering at the Salvation Army homeless shelter for 6 years in Santa Monica, California. Jennie has achieved an associates degree in medical billing and coding and is currently pursuing an MBA in program management.
Front Desk Coordinator
Ben has been an important addition to the Department staff. He is in charge of the reception area. His duties include answering the telephone, welcoming visitors, assisting students, and providing information about the Department and University. He also makes updates to the website and helps arrange for Speaker Series events.
Assistant to Deborah Tannen
Kate is responsible for helping Deborah Tannen in a broad range of ways, including managing correspondences, email, telephone inquiries, and social media; arranging media interviews and speaking engagements; as well as research, publishing, and teaching.