William Clapp

Teaching Fellow
William Clapp
Email: wsclapp@bu.edu
Office number: 113
Office address: Linguistics Department, 621 Commonwealth Ave.
Boston, MA 02215
Office hours: Spring 2019: M 12:15-2:15, or by appointment

BA, Boston University

Will graduated from Boston University in 2015 with a BA in German Language & Literature and Political Science. With the Kilachand Honors College, he also completed a senior thesis in the translation of two graphic novels from German to English. With the Linguistics Department, Will has participated in research with Jon Barnes examining differences in the lexical tone systems of Mandarin and Cantonese, as well as with Charles Chang examining phonetic variation in Korean. His research interests are primarily concentrated on phonetics and phonology in psychological and social context.