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Language and Cognition Seminar Series

Term 1 - 2016/17

Date/Room Speaker
Title/Abstract
Mon 12 September
13:00 - 14:00
Chandler House, room G10

Dr Lotte Meteyard

School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences, University of Reading

Iconicity in aphasia

Wed 12 October
16:00 – 17:00

Chandler House, room G15

Dr Elizabeth Rochon

Dept. of Speech-Language Pathology, University of Toronto

Recent findings from an anomia therapy study: Reflections on treatment intensity in chronic aphasia

Tues 1 November
16:00 – 17:00

Chandler House, room 118

Prof Alison Wray

School of English, Communication & Psychology, Cardiff University

The role(s) of language in determining Alzheimer’s risk

Wed 16 November
13:00 – 14:00

Chandler House, room G15

Dr Jessica Horst

School of Psychology, University of Sussex

How Preschool Children Learn Words From Storybooks

Mon 21 November
13:00 – 14:00

Chandler House, room G15

Dr Jessie Ricketts

Dept. of Psychology, Royal Holloway University of London

Hear a word, see a word: The impact of orthography on oral vocabulary acquisition

Wed 30 November
13:00 – 14:00

Chandler House, room G15

Miss Katie Whiteside

Dept. of Psychology, Royal Holloway University of London

Predicting English language proficiency over the early school years in children learning English as an additional language

Tues 6 December
16:00 – 17:00

Chandler House, room B01

Dr Nathalia Gjersoe

School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol

to be confirmed

Term 2 and 3  - 2016-17

Date/Room
Speaker
Title/Abstract

Wednesday 22 February
13:00 - 14:00

Chandler House, room G10

Prof Kate Nation

Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford

Learning to read and the transition from novice to expert: why reading experience matters

Wednesday 8 March
13:00 – 14.00

Chandler House, room G10

Dr Kenny Smith

School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, University of Edinburgh

Language learning, language use, and the evolution of linguistic structure

Tuesday 14 March
13:00 – 14:00

Chandler House, room G10

Prof Jeffrey Bowers

School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol

The Practical and Principled Problems with Educational Neuroscience

Wednesday 29 March
13:00 – 14:00

Chandler House, room G10

Dr Manon Jones

School of Psychology, Bangor University

Cross-modal binding in developmental dyslexia

Monday 24 April
13:00 – 14:00

Chandler House, room G10

Prof Elizabeth Meins

Department of Psychology, University of York

Minding the baby: The role of maternal mind-mindedness in predicting children's development

Wednesday 10 May
13:00 – 14:00

Chandler House, room G10

Dr Ben Ambridge

Institute of Psychology Health and Society, University of Liverpool

The Retreat from Overgeneralisation in Child Language Acquisition

Wednesday 17 May
13:00 – 14:00

Chandler House, room 118

Dr Elizabeth Wonnacott

Department of Language & Cognition, University College London

Language Learning Experiments in Children and Adults

Tuesday 23 May
13:00 – 14:00

Chandler House, room G10

Dr Duncan Astle

MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge

Using systems neuroscience to understand typical and atypical cognitive development
Wednesday 21 June
12:00 - 13:00
Chandler House

Alejandra Morlett Paredes
Psychology Department at the Virginia Commonwealth University
TBC

Faculty of Brain Sciences - Inaugural Lecture

Thursday 13 July
18:00 - 19:30

Chandler House, room G10
(Advance registration required)

Prof Courtenay Norbury
Department of Language & Cognition, University College London
The Developmental Course and Functional Impact of Childhood Language Disorders

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