Emma Kainz, Tulane University

Emma Kainz

Graduate Student



Emma Kainz entered into the Linguistics Ph.D. program at Tulane in Fall of 2020. She served as a Peace Corps Literacy Volunteer stationed in Guyana prior to joining the program. She received her undergraduate degree from North Carolina State University with concentrations in Spanish Language and Literature and Political Science in 2016. She is interested in research on historical linguistics, language variation and Creole languages of the Caribbean.