About our Team Get to know who's working behind the scenes

This section is under construction as we update it with our new team!

Principal Investigator

Janet Randall, PhD LinguisticsCV
425 Lake Hall, Northeastern University
I took piano lessons with a world-class pianist.

Current Team


Samantha Bonnin

B.A. History, Minors in Law and Public Policy and English, 2022

I learned Irish Gaelic over the summer.


Ashley Robbins

B.A. Linguistics and Psychology, Minor in Behavioral Neuroscience

I learned Irish Gaelic I have hiked Mount Olympus!

Julien Cherry
B.S.  Computer Science and Linguistics, 2020

The only people who have my fingerprints are the German government and Disney World.

Leah Butz

B.A. Linguistics and English, 2020


Abigail Montag
B.S. Biology, B.A. International Affairs with Minors in Physics and History, 2023

I have watched Jurassic Park nine times.

Filip Musial

B.S. Computer Science and Philosophy, 2024






Katherine Fiallo

Alex Jones

Haley Emerson

Francielle Reis

Alana Dore

John Tan

Ryan ‘H’ Hsu

Brian Kim

Andrea Medrano

Lucas Graf

Nichole Clarke

Aaron McPherson

Elizabeth Steyngrob

Lindi Nguyen

Emma Jaffe

Shaughnessy Jones

Matthew Monjarrez

Benjamin Rubin

Katheryn Aucella

Abbie MacNeal

Avery Isaacs

Ryan Semple

Andrea Rodriguez

Xian Yu