Contact Us

The Department of Linguistics, like all University of Toronto buildings, is currently closed to the public until further notice.

Most faculty, staff, and students are working remotely and are best contacted by email.
Updates on Coronavirus (COVID-19) and its effect on the University of Toronto can be found here.

Questions about the department, including communications and media inquiries:

Jennifer McCallum

Questions about undergraduate admissions, courses, scheduling, or advising:

Deem Waham

Current Linguistics undergraduate students with questions about courses, transfer equivalences, or prerequisites:

Professor Alexei Kochetov, Associate Chair, Undergraduate

Questions about graduate admissions, funding, courses, scheduling, policies, or advising:

Jennifer McCallum

Current Linguistics graduate students with questions about courses, transfer equivalences, or prerequisites; or graduate students from other departments wishing to take a linguistics course:

Professor Yoonjung Kang, Graduate Coordinator

Questions about payroll, personnel, travel and SIG funding, or inter-departmental business matters:

Mary Hsu, Departmental Officer


The Department of Linguistics is located on the 4th floor of Sidney Smith Hall.

Our mailing address is:
Department of Linguistics
Sidney Smith Hall, 4th floor
100 St. George Street
Toronto ON, M5S 3G3

Department Hours

September - June:

  • Monday - Thursday: 9:00 - 17:00
  • Friday: 9:00 - 15:00

July - August:

  • Monday - Thursday: 9:00 - 16:30
  • Friday: 9:00 - 14:30