Conference proceedings

Published conference papers by RUMACCC researchers.


  • De Iacovo, Valentina, Paolo Mairano and John Hajek. 2023. "Does gemination resist linguistic attrition? A study on Italian migrant speech in Melbourne," in Radek Skarnitzl and Jan Volín (eds.), Proceedings of the 20th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences, pp. 2860-2864. Guarant International.
  • Amorati, Riccardo and John Hajek. 2023. “'The work is tangible so you can actually see what you’ve learnt': Pedagogical rationale and student evaluation of a project-based learning module," in Conference Proceedings: 16th International Conference Innovations in Language Learning pp. 277-280. Bologna: Filodiritto Editore.


  • Tsukada, Kimiko and John Hajek. 2022. "Adaptation to L3 phonology? Perception of the Japanese consonant length contrast by learners of Italian," in Rosey Billington (ed.), Proceedings of the Eighteenth Australasian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology pp. 171-175. Canberra: Australasian Speech Science and Technology Association.
  • Wide, Camilla and Catrin Norrby. 2022. "Duande eller niande? Uppfattningar om tilltal på svenska i Finland [Du or ni? Perceptions of address in Swedish in Finland]," in Siv Björklund, Bodil Haagensen, Marianne Nordman and Anders Westerlund (eds.), Svenskan i Finland 19, pp. 361-374. Vasa: Svensk-Österbottniska Samfundet.


  • Tsukada, Kimiko, and Hajek, John 2020. "Perception of consonant length in familiar and unfamiliar languages by native speakers of Mandarin, Italian and Japanese," in Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Speech Prosody, pp. 66-70. doi:10.21437/speechprosody.2020-14


  • Loakes, Deborah, Escudero, Paola, Clothier, Joshua and Hajek, John. 2019. "Tracking vowel categorization behaviour longitudinally: a study across three x three year increments (2012, 2015, 2018)", in Calhoun, S. et al. (eds.), Proceedings of the 19th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences, Melbourne, 2019. Canberra: ASSTA, pp. 2787-2791
  • Norrby, Catrin, Nilsson, Jenny, Wide, Camilla and Lindström, Jan. 2019. "När det privata blir offentligt: Referens till icke-närvarande familjemedlemmar i servicesamtal" [When private becomes public: reference to non-present family members in service encounters], in Bianchi, M. et al. (eds.), Svenskans beskrivning 36: Förhandlingar vid trettiosjätte sammankomsten, Uppsala 25–27 oktober 2017. Uppsala: Uppsala universitet, pp. 207-218
  • Tsukada, Kimiko and Hajek, John. 2019. "Cross-language perception of Italian and Japanese length contrasts: A comparison of native Italian listeners with and without Japanese language learning experience", in Calhoun, S. et al. (eds.), Proceedings of the 19th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences, Melbourne, 2019. Canberra: ASSTA, pp. 82-86


  • Hajek, John and Williams-van Klinken, Catharina. 2018. "Tetun nudar lian jornalizmu: Mudansa gramátika liuhosi kontaktu língua," in Job, Peter et al. (eds.,). New Research on Timor-Leste: A TLSA Research Conference, Dili, 29-30 June 2017. Hawthorn: Swinburne Press, pp. 65-71
  • Loakes, Debbie, McDougall, Kirsty, Clothier, Joshua, Hajek, John and Fletcher, Janet. 2018. "Sociophonetic variability of postvocalic /t/ in Aboriginal and mainstream Australian English," in Epps, Julian et al. (eds.,). Proceedings of the 17th Australasian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology, Sydney, 4-7 December 2018. Sydney: ASSTA, pp. 5-8
  • Norrby, Catrin, Lindström, Jan, Wide, Camilla and Nilsson, Jenny. 2018. "Kivasvenska och kanonsvenska. Sekvensavslutande värderingar i servicesamtal" ['Fine' Swedish and 'top' Swedish. Sequence closing evaluations in service interactions], in Silén, B. et al. (eds.,). Swedish in Finland 17 (Nordica Helsingiensia 53). Helsinki: University of Helsinki, pp. 107-117


  • Smith, W., Wadley, G., Daly, Oliver, Webb, M., Hughson, Jo-ann, Hajek, John, Parker, Anna and Story, David. 2017. "Designing an app for pregnancy care for a culturally and linguistically diverse community," in Proceedings of the 29th Australian Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (OzCHI 2017), Brisbane November 2017, 10 pp.


  • Tsukada, Kimiko, Cox, Felicity, Hajek, John and Hirata, Yukari. 2015. "Perception of Italian and Japanese singleton/geminate consonants by listeners from different language backgrounds," in Proceedings of the 18th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences. Glasgow: University of Glasgow, paper no. 165.1-5


  • Tsukada, Kimiko, Cox, Felicity and Hajek, John. 2014. "Cross-language perception of Japanese singleton and geminate consonants: Preliminary data from non-native learners of Japanese and native speakers of Italian and Australian English," in Li, Haizhou, et al. (eds.,). Proceedings of the 15th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association (INTERSPEECH 2014), Singapore, pp. 1288-1292
  • Tsukada, Kimiko, Cox, Felicity, Hajek, John and Hirata, Yukari. 2014. "Perception of Italian and Japanese consonant length by native speakers of Australian English and Italian: A pilot study," in Proceedings of the 15th Australasian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology (SST 2014), Christchurch, pp. 215-218