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Adam McBride

Assistant Professor
French and Italian

3135 JFSB
Provo, UT 84602


Adam McBride is an assistant professor of French Linguistics in the Department of French & Italian at Brigham Young University. He received his PhD in French Linguistics from the University of Texas at Austin in 2017. His research interests include French phonetics and phonology, historical linguistics, and L2 acquisition.

Research Interests

French phonetics and phonology (mid vowels and nasal vowels), L2 acquisition, and language policy (e.g. hegemony of the 'Standard' language).

Teaching Interests

French language and linguistics (especially phonetics and phonology).


  • Ph.D., French Linguistics , University of Texas at Austin (2017)
  • M.A., French Linguistics , University of Texas at Austin (2013)
  • B.A., French Studies , Classical Studies - Latin, Brigham Young University (2011)

Courses Taught