Executive Commitee

 
 

AltmannG

Institute Director
Psychology

Gerry Altmann

Research Interests:

Adult language processing; Influence of context on sentence comprehension; Event comprehension; Interface between language and vision.

 

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joe loturco

Institute Associate Director
Physiology & Neurobiology

Joseph LoTurco

Research Interests:

Malformations of cortical development, neural circuit excitability and epilepsy; Pediatric brain tumors and tracking sources of cellular diversity; Learning disorder associated genes in neural circuit function.

 
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magnuson

Institute Associate Director
Psychology

Jim Magnuson

Research Interests:

Language processing, especially real-time integration of information at multiple scales; Language development; EEG/ERP, Computational modeling.

 
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doritbaron

Director of ECOM
Philosophy

Dorit Bar-On

Research Interests:

Philosophy of language & mind; Epistemology; Metaethics.

 
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Joanne_Conover

Physiology & Neurobiology

Joanne Conover

Research Interests:

Neural stem cell biology and its application in neurodegenerative disease.

 

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Coyne
Neag School of Education

Michael Coyne

Research Interests:

Reading Instruction and Intervention; Learning Disabilities; Language and Vocabulary Learning; Multi-tiered Systems of Support (RTI).
 

 
 

fitch

Psychology

R. Holly Fitch

Research Interests:

Animal models of neurodevelopment and cognition; Models of neurodevelopmental disruption (genetics, early injury) and developmental disability.

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Kalirin

Neuroscience

Eric Levine

Research Interests:

Synaptic modulation in the hippocampus and neocortex, Synaptic deficits in autism and related neurogenetic disorders, Kalirin.

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salamone

Psychology

John Salamone

Research Interests:

Psychopharmacology; Neurochemistry and behavior; Behavioral functions of dopamine and acetylcholine; Parkinson's disease, schizophrenia, depression.

 
 

snyder_edited

Linguistics

William Snyder

Research Interests:

Child language acquisition; Comparative syntax and morphology; Syntax-semantics interface; Theory of grammar.

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Ex Officio Members

 
 
coelho_new_editedSpeech, Language & Hearing Sciences
Director of Cognitive Science Program

Carl Coelho

Research Interests:

Discourse; Aphasia; Traumatic brain injury.
 

 
 

jimgreen

Psychology
Head of Department

Jim Green

Research Interests:

Parent-child relations; Social Development; Prelinguistic communication; Quantitative methods.

 
 

rueckl

Psychology
Director of Brain Imaging Research Center

Jay Rueckl

Research Interests:

Visual word recognition; Morphology; Computational models.

Executive Commitee Meetings

 

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