Derek Denis

Assistant Professor
Sidney Smith Hall, Room 4085, 100 St. George Street, Toronto ON, M5S 3G3



Department of Linguistics

Fields of Study

Areas of Interest

  • Language change and innovation
  • Canadian English
  • Multicultural Toronto English and new dialect formation
  • Language and settler colonialism
  • Grammaticalization of pragmatic markers


PhD, University of Toronto
MA, University of Toronto
BA (Hons), University of Toronto