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Faculty Affiliates

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Lastname Firstname Department Email 2015-2016 Steering Committee Emeritus Advisor to CogSci Grad Students Research Specialties
Altmann Gerry Psychology X X Adult language processing, the influence of context on sentence comprehension, event comprehension, the interface between language and vision
Bar-On Dorit Linguistics X Philosophy of language and mind; origins of language; theory of mind; pragmatics/semantics
Bar-Shalom Eva Linguistics X
Bobaljik Jonathan Linguistics X Morphology, Syntax, Endangered Languages
Bontly Thomas Philosophy X Philosophy of mind, philosophy of science
Boskovic Zeljko Linguistics X Linguistics (Syntax)
Calabrese Andrea Linguistics X
Carello Claudia Psychology X Ecological approach to perception and action
Chrobak James Psychology X
Coelho Carl Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences X X  Discourse, acquired language disorders
Coppola Marie Psychology; Linguistics X
Cuevas Kimberly Psychology X Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience: EEG, ECG, Learning, Memory, Executive Functions
Dzhafarov Damir Mathematics Mathematical logic, computability theory and reverse mathematics
Eigsti Inge-Marie Psychology X
Fitch Holly Psychology Animal models of neurodevelopment and cognition; Models of neurodevelopmental disruption (genetics, early injury) and developmental disability
Fowler Carol Psychology x
Friesen Lendra Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences X cochlear implants, speech perception, electrophysiology, aging
Gajewski Jon Linguistics X
Garcia-Sierra Adrian Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences X Speech perception, language development, bilingualism, ERPs
Green James Psychology X Development of prelinguistic communication
Green Mitchell Philosophy X X Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Mind, Pragmatics, Evolution of Communication, Animal Communication
Grela Bernard Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences X SLI, language disorders, reading disabilities, phonological disorders
Gustafson Gwen Psychology
Hart Elizabeth English Cognitive linguistics, blending theory, dynamical systems theory, and applications of these areas to literary texts, literary history, and literary experience (creativity, reading, interpretation)
Hogan Patrick English X Emotion, simulation, and narrative; beauty and aesthetic response; social neuroscience, politics, and literature
van der Hulst Harry Linguistics Phonological Theory, SL Phonology, Evolution of Language, Phonological Acquisition, Phonetics-Phonology Interface
Katz Leonard Psychology X The reading process, dyslexia, printed word recognition
Kaufman James C. Educational Psychology Creativity measurement; Creativity and social justice; Creativity and its relationship to other constructs (such as personality, intelligence, and motivation); Creativity theories; and Creativity and Mental Health.
Kaufmann Magdalena Linguistics X Semantics, pragmatics, syntax-semantics interface
Kaufmann Stefan Linguistics X Semantics, Pragmatics, Computational Linguistics, Philosophy of Language, Cognitive Psychology
Ladha Ally Literatures, Cultures, and Languages Philosophy and literature; aesthetics; literary theory; postcolonial studies; poetry (19th and 20th century French, francophone African, American, British, Latin American); Islamic studies (pre-Islamic poetry; Quranic studies; art and aesthetics; Islamic legal and political theory; African Islam); German romanticism.
Landi Nicole Psychology
Large Edward Psychology X Nonlinear dynamical systems; auditory neuroscience; music psychology
Lillo-Martin Diane Linguistics X Language acquisition, structure and acquisition of sign languages, bilingualism
Lynch Michael Philosophy Representation, philosophy of mind
Magnuson Jim Psychology X Cognitive psychology and cognitive neuroscience of language; computational modeling
Markus Etan Psychology X Behavioral neuroscience, physiology, learning, memory aging
Marsh Kerry Psychology X
McCartney Robert Computer Science & Engineering Artificial intelligence, robotics, computing education
Millikan Ruth Philosophy X
Moiseff Andy Physiology and Neurobiology X
Myers Emily Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences; Psychology X Speech perception, cognitive neuroscience, neuroimaging, aphasia
Naigles Letitia Psychology X X Language representation, language acquisition, language in developmental disorders, cross-linguistic comparisons
Read Heather Psychology X X Behavioral neuroscience of social communication including vocalizations
Rueckl Jay Psychology X
Salamone John Psychology X
Schneider Susan Philosophy X Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics, Cognitive Science, Bioethics, Philosophy of Science
Shor Mikhael Economics Industrial organization & antitrust, experimental economics, auction theory
Skoe Erika Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences; Psychology X
Snyder William Linguistics  X X Child Language Acquisition, Comparative Grammar, Models of Language Processing
Spaulding Tammie Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences X X Language development; Specific Language Impairment
Sprouse Jon Linguistics X X
Tabor Whitney Psychology X Dynamical systems theory, artificial neural networks, language (structure, processing, change, learning), sentence processing, artificial grammar, recursion, experimental semiotics, theory of computation.
Theodore Rachel Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences X Speech perception, spoken language processing, perceptual learning, dyslexia, hearing impairment
Urios-Aparisi Eduardo Literatures, Cultures, and Languages X Cognitive linguistics, conceptual metaphor theory applied to cinema and art
Wagner Manuela Literatures, Cultures, and Languages X Early language development in “normal” and “exceptional” circumstances, second language acquisition, pragmatics, brain development
Wurmbrand Susanne Linguistics X Syntax, semantics, Germanic
Xygalatas Dimitris Anthropology Ritual, cooperation, and the interaction between cognition and culture.
Yee Eiling Psychology X Semantic memory/neural representation of concepts; spoken word recognition