Director

  • Utako Minai, Ph.D. (Associate Professor of Linguistics)
    First language acquisition; Child sentence processing

Graduate Students

  • Lauren Covey (also affiliated with Second Language Acquisition Lab and Neurolinguistics and Language Processing Lab)
    Syntactic processing of complex clauses in first and second language; Focus word processing by children and adults
  • Xiao Yang (also affiliated with Neurolinguistics and Language Processing Lab)
    Scalar implicature generation and individual differences; Focus word processing by children and adults
  • Alex Vogt-Woodin
    Philosophy of language; Focus interpretation and cognitive development

Undergraduate Students

  • Jamie Parrott (also affiliated with Neurolinguistics and Language Processing Lab)
    Language processing in young children, eye-tracking

Graduates/Former members

  • Breanna Krueger, Ph.D., CCC-SLP. (Assistant Professor, University of Wyoming)
    Developmental speech pathology; children's speech perception
  • Yi-Syuan (Michelle) Liu, Ph.D., CCC-SLP. (Assistant Professor, California Baptist University)
    Online processing of quantifier meaning; Argument structure acquisition in Chinese-speaking children
  • Chia-Ying (Joleen) Chu, Ph.D. (Research fellow, Children's Hearing Foundation, Taiwan)
    Acquisition of demonstratives in English and Chinese; Language development and Theory of Mind; Eye-tracking studies on child Chinese
  • Adrienne Johnson, Ph.D. (Assistant Professor, Missouri Western State University)
    Semantic interaction among logical words in children's meaning comprehension; Syntactic processing in adult second language acquisition
  • Yi-chih Chan, Ph.D. (Research fellow, Children's Hearing Foundation, Taiwan)
    Quantifier meaning in child language and development of executuve function; Development of reading ability in child Chinese
  • Naoko Nadtochiy (Takami), M.A. (Adjunct Assistant Professor, Johnson County Community College)
    Second language acquisition of quantifier meaning in English and Japanese
  • Lamar Hunt III (Graduate program in Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins University)
    Acquisition and processing of quantifier meaning, an ERP study
  • Rachel Brown (Graduate program in Linguistics, University of Arizona)
    Children's logico-semantic knowledge about Englsih compounds
  • Kristen Leucuta (Graduate program in Speech-Language Pathology, University of Idaho)
    Children's meaning processing
  • Brandon Johnson
    Quantifier meaning in child English
  • Gretchen Hess
    Quantifier meaning in child English
  • Ben Bolton
    Semantics of logical words in children and adults
  • Patrick Connelly
    Comprehension of mimetics by native speakers of Japanese