Ph.D., Cornell University
Research Methods & Statistics
Language Development & Cognitive Development
PSYC-1105: Critical Thinking Through Problem Analysis
PSYC-2210: Psychological Statistics
PSYC-3305: Language Development
PSYC-3311: Research Methods in Psychology
PSYC-3360: Cognitive Psychology
PSYC-6640: Advanced Methods in Psychological Research
Research and Teaching Interests
Experimental study of (1) language acquisition from a cross-linguistic perspective and (2) the interaction between language-specific features and cognition.
Honors and Awards:
1989-1991 & 1992-1995 National Science Foundation Grant (BNS 88-20439 & DBS 91-20847) for a research project entitled 'A Theoretical and Experimental Study of the Cross Linguistic Acquisition of Binding.'
1992 College of Social & Behavioral Sciences Outstanding Professional Growth Award
2007-2008 Outstanding Professor Award