Moges Yigezu is an Associate Professor of Linguistics at the Addis Ababa University, Department of Linguistics and Philology, where he teaches phonetics and phonology to graduate students. His research interests include phonetics and phonology of the various Nilo-Saharan and Omotic languages of Ethiopia, mother tongue education, documentary linguistics and sign linguistics. He has published articles in academic journals and contributed book chapters and proceedings articles in these areas. He has also served as the Chair of the Department of Linguistics for several years. Currently he is the Chief Academic Officer for Graduate Program Development and Admissions at Addis Ababa University.