Administrative Staff

CONOR SINCLAIR
Administrator

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Conor oversees the daily operations of the Department. He supervises the staff 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

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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.  

 

JENNIFER BRUSSTAR
Administrative Assistant

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Jennifer is a Georgetown graduate who has worked for the Department since 2008 at the Front Desk. She is in charge of the reception area, answering the telephone, welcoming visitors, and providing helpful information about the Department or University. Jennifer provides clerical and administrative support, manages the meeting room scheduling, and helps in the planning of departmental events.

 

JOSEPHINE ONAH
Business Manager
Josephine supports the department as the business manager with financial transactions and daily administrative tasks. Josephine is also the coordinator for the Assessment and Evaluation Language Resource Center where she manages logistics. She has a B.A. from George Mason University in French and Interdisciplinary Studies and an affinity for language having lived in Togo, France, Nigeria, Sweden and the Philippines.

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Josephine supports the department as the business manager of financial transactions and daily administrative tasks. Josephine is also coordinator for the Assessment and Evaluation Language Resource Center where she manages logistics.  She has a B.A. from George Mason University in French and Interdisciplinary Studies and an affinity for language having lived in Togo, France, Nigeria, Sweden and the Philippines.

 

KATE MURRAY
Assistant to Deborah Tannen

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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.