Dr Karen Huang

PhD (Hawaii), MA (Hawaii), BSc (NTU)

Research | Current

  • Chinese linguistics
  • Acoustic phonetics
  • Speech perception
  • Chinese dialects
  • Historical linguistics
  • Language contact
  • Tone

Teaching | Current

CHINESE 100 Beginning Modern Chinese 1

CHINESE 101 Beginning Modern Chinese 2

Areas of expertise

Chinese linguistics; Acoustic Phonetics; Speech Perception; Chinese dialects; Historical Linguistics; Language contact; Tone

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Huang, K. (2016). Production of lexical tones by Southern Min-Mandarin bilinguals. Speech Prosody 2016 Boston, U.S.A.. Related URL.
  • Huang, K. (2013). Revisiting the four tones in Taiwan Mandarin. In W.-S. Lee (Ed.) Proceedings of ICPLC-2013, 58-61. Hong Kong, China.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/22525
  • Huang, K. (2012). A Study of Neutral-Tone Syllables in Taiwan Mandarin University of Hawai'i at Manoa. ProQuest. Related URL.
  • Huang, K. (2011). On the perception of the neutral tone in Taiwan Mandarin. Proceedings of the 17th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences (ICPhS XVII), 910-913. Hong Kong, China. Related URL.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/22520

Contact details

Office hours

S2 2016

3pm - 4pm Tuesdays

2pm - 3pm Fridays

Primary location

ARTS 2 - Bldg 207
Level 4, Room 428
New Zealand