Emily Noschese

Emily Noschese

Assistant Professor of Bilingual and Bicultural Education for American Sign Language

Noschese@wayne.edu, hf7809@wayne.edu

Office Hours: email to make an appointment

231 Education Bldg.

Emily Noschese

Degrees and Certifications

P.h.D., Linguistics, University of Hawai'i at Māona

M.A., Linguistics, Gallaudet University

B.A., American Sign Language, Gallaudet University 

Responsibilities

  • Develop curriculum and program for American Sign Language

Area of Expertise

  •  American Sign Language
  • Sign Language linguistics 

Research Interests

  •  American Sign Language (ASL) Linguistics
  • ASL bilingual curriculum
  • Sign Language documentation 
  • ASL word order
  • ASL Literature 
  • ASL acquisition for L1 and L2

Awards

  • Outstanding Alumni Award, Western Pennsylvania School for the Deaf 2022
  • Bilinski Dissertation Fellowship, University of Hawai’i at Mānoa 2020-2021
  • Bilinski Summer Fellowship, University of Hawai’i at Mānoa 2019
  • Graduate Assistantships, University of Hawai’i at Mānoa 2018-2020
  • Lecturer of the Year Award, Kapi’olani Community College 2017-2018

Community Engagement Activities

  •  Lead-K Hawai’i 

Presentations

  •  “The Importance of Linguistics in Sign Language: Understanding the Usage and Context” - First National Seminar: Linguistics for all without accessibility; Mexico. April 30, 2022
  • “Sign Languages of Laos” - University of Hawai’i at Mānoa September 17, 2019
  • “Classifiers: What is it and how to use it”- Hawai’i School for the Deaf and Blind; Honolulu HI June 10, 2017
  • “A Bilingual Approach to Teaching Grammar” - Convention of American Instructors of the Deaf; Louisville, KY June 29, 2016 and National Deaf Education Conference; Phoenix, AZ July 6, 2016

Publications

 Noschese, E. (2021). Younger Deaf People’s Attitudes Toward American Sign Language Structure. [Doctoral dissertation, University of Hawai’i at Mānoa]. ProQuest Dissertations Publishing.

Laszakovits, Sabine, Quadros, Ronice Müller de, Noschese, Emily Jo & Lillo-Martin, Diane (to appear, 2022). Object shift in ASL and Libras. In Sabine Laszakovits & Zheng Shen (Eds.), The Size of Things II: Movement, Features, and Interpretation. Berlin: Language Science Press. 

Courses taught by Emily Noschese

Winter Term 2023 (current)

Fall Term 2022

Spring-Summer Term 2022

Winter Term 2022

Fall Term 2021

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