Cognitive Benefits of Language Learning


Advisory Committee Members

Joseph Buckley
Advisor to the British Academy
Steven Fawkes
Trustee and Director of Communications, ALL Association for Language Learning
Núria Sebastián Gallés
Professor in Psychology at the Department of Technology, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain, and Vice-President of the Scientific Council of the European Research Council
Jonathan Gershuny
Professor of Economic Sociology, Director of CTUR, Fellow of Nuffield College, University of Oxford
David Green
Emeritus Professor of Psychology, University College London
Marianne Gullberg
Professor of Psycholinguistics, Director of the Humanities Lab, Lund University, Sweden
Elizabeth Lanza
Professor of Linguistics, Director of National Centre of Excellence for Multilingualism in Society Across the Life-Span (MultiLing), University of Oslo, Norway
Antony McEnery
Director, ESRC Centre for Corpus Approaches to Social Science and Distinguished Professor of English Language and Linguistics, University of Lancaster
Maggie Snowling
Fellow of the British Academy and President of St. John's College, University of Oxford
Teresa Tinsley
Alcantara Communications; Advisor to the British Academy; Former Chair of CILT, the National Centre for Languages
Pascale Vassie
CEO, National Resource Centre for Supplementary Schools
Nigel Vincent
Fellow of the British Academy and Professor Emeritus of General & Romance Linguistics, University of Manchester
Dick Wiggins
Professor in Quantitative Social Science, UCL Institute of Education
Michael Worton
(Retired) CBE. Former Vice-Provost (International) and Fielden Professor of French Language and Literature, University College London