External Director of Studies; Linguistics
Dr Buttery won a Cambridge University Pilkington Prize for teaching in 2015.
Computational Language Learning
Recent research projects:
Computer-Assisted Language Learning (CALL) for the revitalization of endangered languages: The case of Runyakitara – Funded by Cambridge-Africa Alborada Research Fund and the Cambridge Africa Programme.
The Institute for Research in Automated Language Teaching and Assessment (ALTA). – Funded by Cambridge English Language Assessment
Understanding the Effects of Topic on ‘Opportunity of Use’. – Funded by Cambridge English Language Assessment.
UK version of PubMed Central (UKPMC). – Funded at the European Bioinformatics Institute by the Wellcome Trust and the UKPMC funders group.
Computational Natural Language Processing and the Neuro-Cognition of Language. – Funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) as a Cognitive Systems Foresight Project.
English Profile: Reference Level Descriptions for English. – Funded by Cambridge English Language Assessment