Gabriella Morvay

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Associate Professor
Academic Literacy and Linguistics


Office: N-499B

Office Hours:

Phone: +1 (212) 220-1408


Theoretical Linguistics: Lexical Semantics; Social Semiotics; Linguistic theories of humor; Bilingualism;


  • Mgr. College of Education, Nitra, Slovakia, Teaching English and Hungarian Language and Literature,1992
  • M.A. Teachers College, Columbia University, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages,1995
  • PhD. The Graduate Center, CUNY, Linguistics,2009

Courses Taught

Research and Projects


Honors, Awards and Affiliations

  • Fulbright scholar 1993/94
  • BMCC Faculty Development Award, 2011
  • Scholar-in-residence, New York University, 2018/19

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