Exploring Dialect Perception in Indiana

Study Overview

The purpose of this study is to investigate how people speak and how they perceive the speech of other people.

Study Description

This study seeks to explore how people in Indiana perceptually categorize the speech of people from different dialect regions of Indiana.

Additional Information

Must be a student at one of the following IU schools:

IU Northwest, Gary, IN
IUPFW, Fort Wayne, IN
IUPUI, Indianapolis, IN
IUSE, New Albany, IN

Participants will be compensated for their participation.

  • IRB Number: 1804174614
  • Research Study Identifier: TX8847
  • Principal Investigator: Kenneth De Jong

Recruitment Status


Contact the research team to learn more about this study.

Please verify that you are not a bot.

By clicking "Contact Research Team", your contact information will be sent securely to the research staff associated with the study. You will also receive a copy of this email in your inbox, as well as other notifications to determine your participation status in the study.

Volunteer Sign up

Volunteer Registry

Create your profile and be matched to research opportunities

Register Now!

If you need assistance finding a study or if you have any questions, please email: ctsirro@iu.edu or call us at (317) 278-2176