Assistant Professor in Sociolinguistics, University of Nottingham

Lucy Jones is an Assistant Professor in Sociolinguistics in the Centre for Research in Applied Linguistics at the University of Nottingham. She researches the connections between language, culture and society, with specific focus on issues related to sexuality and gender. Her work considers how speakers produce identities relevant to their gender and sexuality through their interaction, as well as how LGBT people and politics are represented in the media. Her publications include the 2012 book 'Dyke/Girl: Language and Identities in a Lesbian Group' (Palgrave Macmillan).

Experience

  • –present
    Assistant Professor in Sociolinguistics, University of Nottingham

Education

  • 2010 
    University of Sheffield, PhD