Psycholinguistics (semantic and lexical processing, iconicity, experimental pragmatics, linguistic relativity)
Neurolinguistics (language testing in awake craniotomies, embodied cognition)
Linguistic philosophy (semantics, pragmatics, of mind)
Applied linguistics (language testing)
Higher Education Policy (commercialisation and internationalisation)
(In review) Overhauling Research Commercialisation at UK Universities. Perspectives: Policy and Practice in Higher Education.
Embodiment Effects in Idiom Processing. Cambridge Occasional Papers in Linguistics, 14(1), pp. 180-199, https://www.mmll.cam.ac.uk/files/copil_14a_6_williamson.pdf
(with Napoleon Katsos, Ema Banerjee, Yin Jue Chang, Thomas Hikaru Clark, Joe Cowan, & Zuzanna Witkowska) Review of Experimental Pragmatics: The Making of a Cognitive Science by Ira Noveck. Journal of Pragmatics, 185, pp. 108-112, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pragma.2021.09.006.
The Graded Co-Salience Hypothesis for Polysemous Ambiguity. Journal of the Undergraduate Linguistics Association of Britain, 1(1), pp. 57-77, https://www.ulab.org.uk/journal/volumes/1/issues/1/articles/3
Is Arbitrariness a Design-Feature of the Sign? Proceedings of the Undergraduate Linguistics Association of Britain Conference IX, pp. 228-259, https://zenodo.org/record/3432350#.Yo4pWKjMLTA
Assessing Individuals’ Embodied Linguistic Gestures. Embodied and Situated Language Processing Conference 2023, Messina, Sicily, Italy. September 29-30, 2023.
Hand-Action Meanings Facilitate Idiom Processing in Phrasal and Sentential Contexts. Cognitive Neuroscience of Language Embodiment and Relativity, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, Poland. October 7-9, 2022.
The Graded Co-Salience Hypothesis for Polysemous Ambiguity. 12th Undergraduate Linguistics Association of Britain Conference, University of Edinburgh, UK. April 9-11, 2022.
The Graded Co-Salience Hypothesis for Polysemous Ambiguity. 17th International Pragmatics Association Conference, Winterthur, Switzerland. June 27-July 2, 2021.
Rayo’s Common Sense in Polysemy. 11th Undergraduate Linguistics Association of Britain Conference, University of Aberdeen, UK. April 16-18, 2021.
Words, Wurds, and Werdz: How to Select Lexical Stimuli for Psycholinguistic Experiments and A Journey of Increasing Reliability in Embodied Semantics. Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics MPhil Oral Presentations, University of Cambridge, UK. March 18, 2021.
The Quarks of Meaning: Embodied Semantic Content. Lent Term Pecha-Kucha, Girton College, University of Cambridge, UK. February 2, 2021.
The Quarks of Language. Words With Friends, Department of Linguistics, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA. November 20, 2020.
Can ‘The Grab Bag’ Stand Up? An Empirical Analysis of Rayo’s Semantic Ontology. 10th Undergraduate Linguistics Association of Britain Conference, Edinburgh, UK. (cancelled)
Is Arbitrariness a Design Feature of the Sign? 9th Undergraduate Linguistics Association of Britain Conference, Queen Mary University of London, UK. April 11-13, 2019.
(with Ben Crumpton) Wittgenstein: Language and Mind. Lancaster University Philosophy Society, Lancaster, UK. March 13, 2019.