Sarah Beckham

Position title: Associate Director, Center for South Asia

Email: sbeckham@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-262-3209

Address:
203 Ingraham Hall
1155 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706

Dr. Sarah Beckham has previously served as the Hindi-Urdu Pedagogy Specialist for the South Asian Flagship Languages Initiative (SAFLI), South Asia Summer Language Institute (SASLI), and Project Global Officer (GO) programs at UW-Madison, and she has also been a Hindi Lecturer in the Department of Asian Languages and Cultures.  Beckham specializes in sound systems of South Asian languages, with a research focus on contact linguistics and loanword phonology in Marathi.  In addition, she is co-founding member of the Punjabi Boliyan Research Initiative (PBRI).