Language and Cognition
We are engaged in forefront research in human speech,
language and communication. Our interests include core issues in the
development of spoken and written language, the cognitive bases of language in
adults, the inter-relationship of language with other cognitive systems, and
impairments of language and communication across the lifespan.
The profile of
the department is multidisciplinary, consisting of 27 scholars with backgrounds
in psychology, linguistics, speech-language therapy, and education.