College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Jie Zhang

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences - Linguistics
Ph.D., Linguistics, UCLA
Primary office:
Blake Hall
Room 420E
University of Kansas
1541 Lilac Lane
Lawrence, KS 66045-3129


Phonology, phonetics, phonology-phonetics relations, tone languages, Chinese languages


Ph.D., Linguistics, UCLA

M.A., Linguistics, UCLA

B.E., Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua University

Teaching Interests

  • Phonology
  • Phonetics
  • Linguistics
  • Chinese

Research Interests

  • Phonology
  • Phonetics
  • Linguistics
  • Chinese
  • Tone



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