Associate Professor Caroline Jones

Associate Professor Caroline Jones

Associate Professor,
MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour & Development

Associate Professor,
MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour & Development

Biography

Qualifications

  • PhD University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • BA University of Sydney

Organisational Unit (School / Division)

  • MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour & Development
  • MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour & Development

Contact

Email: Caroline.Jones@westernsydney.edu.au
Phone: (02) 9772 6303
Mobile:
Location: 1.G.136
Bankstown
Website:

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Publications

Books

  • Jones, C. (2008), 'Darkinyung Grammar And Dictionary : Revitalising A Language From Historical Sources', : Muurrbay Aboriginal Language and Culture Co-operative 9780977535194.

Journal Articles

  • Dwyer, A., Jones, C., Davis, C., Kitamura, C. and Ching, T. (2019), 'Maternal education influences Australian infants' language experience from six months', Infancy, vol 24, no 1 , pp 90 - 100.
  • Jones, S., Sharma, M., Harkus, S., McMahon, C., Taumoepeau, M., Demuth, K., Mattock, K., Rosas, L., Wing, R., Pawar, S. and Hampshire, A. (2018), 'A program to respond to otitis media in remote Australian Aboriginal communities : a qualitative investigation of parent perspectives', BMC Pediatrics, vol 18 .
  • Meakins, F., Jones, C. and Algy, C. (2016), 'Bilingualism, language shift and the corresponding expansion of spatial cognitive systems', Language Sciences, vol 54 , pp 1 - 13.
  • Nicholls, S., Booker, L., Thorpe, K., Jackson, M., Girault, C., Briggs, R. and Jones, C. (2016), 'From principle to practice : community consultation regarding access to Indigenous language material in archival records at the State Library of New South Wales', Archives and Manuscripts, vol 44, no 3 , pp 110 - 123.
  • Mohamed Salleh, R., Kawaguchi, S., Jones, C. and Di Biase, B. (2016), 'The development of plural expressions in a Malay-English bilingual child', Asiatic, vol 10, no 2 , pp 111 - 131.
  • Jones, C. and German, A. (2016), 'F4transkript, a simple interface for efficient annotation', Language Documentation and Conservation, vol 10 , pp 347 - 355.
  • Buchan, H. and Jones, C. (2014), 'Phonological reduction in maternal speech in northern Australian English : change over time', Journal of Child Language, .
  • Tetley, D. and Jones, C. (2014), 'Pre-service teachers' knowledge of language concepts : relationships to field experiences', Australian Journal of Learning Difficulties, vol 19, no 1 , pp 17 - 32.
  • Jones, C. and Meakins, F. (2013), 'Variation in voice onset time in stops in Gurindji Kriol : picture naming and conversational speech', Australian Journal of Linguistics, vol 33, no 2 , pp 196 - 220.
  • Jones, C. and Meakins, F. (2013), 'The phonological forms and perceived functions of janyarrp, the Gurindji 'baby talk' register', Lingua, vol 134 , pp 170 - 193.
  • Jones, C., Meakins, F. and Muawiyath, S. (2012), 'Learning vowel categories from maternal speech in Gurindji Kriol', Language Learning, vol 62, no 4 , pp 1052 - 1078.
  • Jones, C., Meakins, F. and Buchan, H. (2011), 'Comparing vowels in Gurindji Kriol and Katherine English : citation speech data', Australian Journal of Linguistics, vol 13, no 3 , pp 305 - 326.
  • Burnham, D., Jones, C., Leigh, G., Noble, W., Brown, H., Varley, A., Green, D., Goldfried, J., Tam, H. and Reid, A. (2010), 'Who uses television captions, when and why? : analyses based on the Australian Television Caption Users Survey', Asia Pacific Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing, vol 13, no 2 , pp 135 - 144.
  • Eady, M., Herrington, A. and Jones, C. (2010), 'Literacy practitioners' perspectives on adult learning needs and technology approaches in Indigenous communities', Australian Journal of Adult Learning, vol 50, no 2 , pp 260 - 286.
  • Buccini, L., Iverson, D., Caputi, P. and Jones, C. (2010), 'An Australian based study on the readability of HIV/AIDS and type 2 diabetes clinical trial informed consent documents', Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, vol 7, no 3 , pp 313 - 319.
  • Tyler, M., Jones, C., Grebennikov, L., Leigh, G., Noble, W. and Burnham, D. (2009), 'Effect of Caption Rate on the Comprehension of Educational Television Programmes by Deaf School Students', Deafness and Education International, vol 11, no 3 , pp 152 - 162.
  • Buccini, L., Caputi, P., Iverson, D. and Jones, C. (2009), 'Toward a construct definition of informed consent comprehension', Journal of empirical research on human research ethics, vol 4, no 1 , pp 17 - 23.
  • Buccini, L., Iverson, D., Caputi, P., Jones, C. and Gho, S. (2009), 'Assessing clinical trial informed consent comprehension in non-cognitively-impaired adults : a systematic review of instruments', Research Ethics Review, vol 5, no 1 , pp 2 - 8.
  • Burnham, D., Leigh, G., Noble, W., Jones, C., Tyler, M., Grebennikov, L. and Varley, A. (2008), 'Parameters in Television Captioning for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Adults: Effects of Caption Rate Versus Text Reduction on Comprehension', Deaf Studies and Deaf Education, vol 13, no 3 , pp 391 - 404.
  • Jones, C. and Laffan, S. (2008), 'Lexical similarity and endemism in historical wordlists of Australian Aboriginal languages of the greater Sydney region', Transactions of the Philological Society, vol 106, no 3 , pp 456 - 486.
  • Shea, T., Sergejew, A., Burnham, D., Jones, C., Rossell, S., Copolov, D. and Egan, G. (2007), 'Emotional prosodic processing in auditory hallucinations', Schizophrenia Research, vol 90, no 40603 , pp 214 - 220.
  • Jones, C., Berry, L. and Stevens, C. (2007), 'Synthesised speech intelligibility and persuasion: Speech rate and non-native listeners', Computer Speech & Language, vol 21 , pp 641 - 651.
  • Schembri, A., Jones, C. and Burnham, D. (2005), 'Comparing Action Gestures and Classifier Verbs of Motion: Evidence from Australian Sign Language, Taiwan Sign Language, and Nonsigners' Gestures Without Speech', The Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education, vol 10, no 3 , pp 272 - 290.
  • Jones, C. (2005), 'Effects of vocalic duration and first formant offset on final voicing judgments by children and adults', JOURNAL OF THE ACOUSTICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA, vol 117, no 6 , pp 3385 - 3388.

Conference Papers

  • Tran, J., Nguyen, Q., Jones, C., Hendery, R. and Simoff, S. (2017), 'CorpusViz : child and adult speech visualisation', International Conference on Information Visualisation, London, U.K..
  • Jones, C., Demuth, K., Li, W. and Almeida, A. (2017), 'Vowels in the Barunga variety of north Australian Kriol', INTERSPEECH (Conference), Stockholm, Sweden.
  • Burnham, D., Reynolds, J., Vignali, G., Bollwerk, S. and Jones, C. (2007), 'Rigid vs Non-Rigid Face and head Motion in Phone and Tone Perception', Interspeech 2007, Antwerp, Belgium.
  • Burnham, D., Tsukada, K., Jones, C., Rungrojsuwan, S., Krachaikiat, N. and Luksaneeyanawin, S. (2006), 'The Development of Lexical Tone Production in Thai Children, 18 months to 6 years: Relationships with Language Milestones', 7th International Seminar on Speech Production, Ubatuba, Brazil.
  • Jones, C. (2003), 'The development of phonological categories in children's perception of final stop voicing in English', The Eighth Western Pacific Acoustics Conference, Melbourne.
  • Burnham, D., Issa, Z., Schoknecht, C., Tam, H., Jones, C. and Davis, C. (2003), 'Are Tones Phones', Proceedings of 15th International Conference of Phonetic Sciences, Barcelona.
  • Jones, C. (2002), 'Development of phonological categories in children's perception of final voicing in English', 2002 Australian Linguistics Society Conference, Macquarie University.
  • Burnham, D. and Jones, C. (2002), 'Categorical perception of lexical tone by tonal and non-tonal language speakers', Ninth Australian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology, Melbourne.
  • Rosen, A., Burnham, D. and Jones, C. (2002), 'Verbal overshadowing in speaker identification: Face and voice', Ninth Australian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology, Melbourne.

Other Publications

  • 2013, 'Evaluation Report for Sunrise Health Service, Katherine NT: The LiTTLe Program (Learning to Talk, Talking to Learn)', Research Report

Current Projects

Title: ARC Centre of Excellence for the Dynamics of Language [via ANU]
Funder:
  • Australian Research Council (ACRG)
  • University of Western Sydney
  • Australian Research Council (ACRG)
  • Australian Research Council (ACRG)
  • Australian Research Council (ACRG)
Western Researchers: Anne Cutler, Paola Escudero Neyra and Caroline Jones
Years: 2014-09-12 - 2021-12-31
ID: P00021657

Previous Projects

Title: Learning to Talk, Talking to Learn: Effects of an early childhood language program in remote Northern Territory indigenous communities
Funder:
  • Australian Research Council (ACRG)
  • Sunrise Health Service Aboriginal Corporation
  • The Smith Family
Western Researchers: Caroline Jones, Paola Escudero Neyra and Karen Mattock
Years: 2015-04-22 - 2018-04-29
ID: P00021898
Title: 12th Australasian Language Technology Association Meeting (ALTA), including Australasian Document Computing Symposium and Confluence 2015 for Computing, Language and Music Sciences
Funder:
  • Department of Trade and Investment Regional Infrastructure and Services
Western Researchers: Caroline Jones, Dominique Estival, Laurence Park and Kate Stevens
Years: 2015-05-08 - 2015-12-09
ID: P00022741
Title: Supporting speech and language outcomes among preschool aged indigenous children in the Katherine Eastside Region, Northern Territory
Funder:
  • James N Kirby Foundation
Western Researchers: Caroline Jones
Years: 2013-06-03 - 2014-05-31
ID: P00021523
Title: Conversational Australian English: Analysing Speech Acts in AusTalk Map Tasks [via ANU CoE]
Funder:
  • Australian Research Council (ACRG)
Western Researchers: Dominique Estival and Caroline Jones
Years: 2016-05-01 - 2017-11-30
ID: P00023476
Title: A Field Manual for ultrasound research [via ANU CoE]
Funder:
  • Australian Research Council (ACRG)
Western Researchers: Robert Mailhammer and Caroline Jones
Years: 2016-05-01 - 2017-08-31
ID: P00023478
Title: Speech perception in children with a history of otitis media
Funder:
  • University of Western Sydney
Western Researchers: Caroline Jones
Years: 2001-12-02 - 2002-12-31
ID: P0010088
Title: Understanding bilingual language acquisition in northern Indigenous Australia: phonological, lexical, orthographic, and family factors
Funder:
  • Australian Research Council (ACRG)
Western Researchers: Caroline Jones
Years: 2013-01-14 - 2017-06-18
ID: P00020666

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