Dr Sue BarrySenior Lecturer

Specialist Areas

Phonetics and phonology
Acoustic and instrumental phonetics
Transcription and ear training
Accent variation and phonics

Research Interests

The phonetics and phonology of voicing; acoustic and instrumental investigation of speech production and perception.

Professional Body Membership and Activity

International Clinical Phonetics and Linguistics Association
International Phonetics Association
British Association of Academic Phoneticians
Linguistics Association of Great Britain (member of LAGB Education Committee 2000-2006)
Committee for Linguistics in Education 2000-2006 (LAGB representative) (Secretary of CLIE Sept 2001-June 2003)
The UK Linguistics Olympiad committee

Research Outputs

Conference Presentations

Barry S.M.E. 2006. "Accents and Phonics: How can linguists help?" at: LAGB 2006 Linguistics in Education. Newcastle, UK.
url: ftp://ftp.phon.ucl.ac.uk/pub/Word-Grammar/ec/barry.pdf

Current Teaching Input

Levels 2 and 3 of SPT/PSP :-
Phonetics Theory
Acoustic and Instrumental Phonetics
Practical Phonetics
Sue Barry

Research Centre

Health, Rehabilitation and Psychology


Health Professions Department
Birley Building
Birley Fields Campus
53 Bonsall Street
M15 6GX

Tel: 0161 247 2568

Email: s.barry@mmu.ac.uk