Team

Professor Lüpke is the principal investigator on the project and leads a large international and interdisciplinary team of researchers and support staff. The team consists of three post-doctoral fellows based at SOAS: Dr Alexander Cobbinah, Dr Abbie Hantgan, and Dr Rachel Watson. A total of six PhD students work on topics related to multilingualism: Samantha Goodchild, Chelsea Krajcik, and Miriam Weidl based at SOAS, while Marguerite Dieme, Tricia Manga, and Cheikh Sadibou Sambou are based at the Université Cheikh Anta Diop in Dakar, Senegal. Overseeing the project in Senegal as project coordinator is Dr Alain-Christian Bassène, who is also Head of Department of Linguistics at the Univeristé Cheikh Anta Diop, Dakar. Anne-Laure Vieillé is the overall project coordinator, based in the UK at SOAS.