Don Daniels, Department of Linguistics

Don Daniels, associate professor of linguistics

Don Daniels

Associate Professor of Linguistics
Practice Areas: Linguistics

Don Daniels works with languages in Papua New Guinea, where he documents and describes the underdocumented languages on the island nation, as well as doing comparative reconstruction. In 2022, he received the National Science Foundation’s most prestigious award in support of early-career faculty, the CAREER Award. Daniels has been a UO faculty member since 2018. He received his Ph.D. and M.A. in linguistics from University of California, Santa Barbara.