Spencer Hanlin

Teaching Fellow
Spencer Hanlin
Email: shanlin8@bu.edu
Office number: 113
Office address: Linguistics Department, 621 Commonwealth Ave.
Boston, MA 02215
Office hours: Spring 2019: T 12:20-2, or by appointment

BA, University of Georgia

Spencer received his Bachelor's degree in Linguistics, Cognitive Science, and Spanish from the University of Georgia in 2015. He published a senior thesis examining the dynamics of scrambling in Japanese as a syntactic and pragmatic element. Spencer's interests include syntax, language and the internet, lexicography, and language change in the present day. He has studied numerous world languages, including Spanish, French, and Japanese. He is an avid traveler, and has spent time in Spain, France, Italy, and Japan. He enjoys writing, both academic and creative, translation, and film in his free time.