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Rachel Weissler

Assistant Professor
Black Studies, Linguistics
Office: Straub Hall 375
Office Hours: Wed 11:00a-1:00p and by appt NOTE: Dr. Weissler will be on leave Spring 2024
Research Interests: sociolinguistics, emotion perception, neurolinguistics, language and social justice


Assistant Professor at the University of Oregon since 2023. Dr. Weissler is a raciolinguistic emotion perception researcher and African American English scholar. She uses experimental methods from sociolinguistics and psycholinguistics. She has a Black Studies affiliation, is a co-director of the Umoja Black Scholars Academic Residential Community, and a co-director of the Black Strategies Group.