Alumni

Post-Doctoral Fellows

  • Judit Gervain
    Judit Gervain (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    Chargé de recherché de deuxième classe CNRS, Université René Descartes Paris V
    PhD Neuroscience, SISSA, Trieste Italy
    Post-Doctoral Fellow, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

      website
  • Tania Zamuner
    Tania Zamuner (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    Assistant Professor, Linguistics, University of Ottawa
    Post-Doctoral Fellow, Infant Studies Centre, UBC
    PhD Linguistics, University of Arizona

    website
  • Julianne Scott
    Julianne Scott (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    Research Associate, Centre for Child Studies, Psychology, University of Waterloo
    Post-Doctoral Fellow, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

      
  • Stephanie Baker
    Stephanie Baker (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    American Sign Language Interpreter, The Community College of Baltimore County
    Post-Doctoral Fellow, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Suzanne Curtin
    Suzanne Curtin (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    Assistant Professor (Linguistics and Psychology), University of Calgary
    PhD Linguistics, USC
    Post-Doctoral Fellow, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

    website
  • Helene Deacon
    Helene Deacon (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    Assistant Professor (Psychology), Dalhousie University
    PhD Exp. Psychology, University of Oxford
    Post-Doctoral Fellow, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Christiane Dietrich
    Christiane Dietrich (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    Speech-Language Pathologist, Vancouver
    PhD, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen
    Post-Doctoral Fellow, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Peter McLeod
    Peter McLeod (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    Professor, Acadia University

      website
  • Nenagh Kemp
    Nenagh Kemp (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    Assistant Professor, Psychology, University of Tasmania
    PhD Exp. Psychology, University of Oxford

    website
  • Ferran Pons
    Ferran Pons (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    Research Scientist, Universitat de Barcelona
    Post-Doctoral Fellow, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Laura Sabourin
    Laura Sabourin (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    Assistant Professor, Linguistics, University of Ottawa
    Post-Doctoral Fellow, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Rushen Shi
    Rushen Shi (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    Professor (Psychology), Universite du Quebec a Montreal
    PhD Cognitive and Linguistic Sciences
    Post-Doctoral Fellow, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

    website
  • Judith (Pegg) Gilley
    Judith (Pegg) Gilley (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    Retired; Assistant Professor, Psychology, SFU
    Post-Doctoral Fellow, UBC

  • Renee Desjardins
    Renee Desjardins (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    PhD Psychology, UBC

  • Christine Stager
    Christine Stager (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    Speech Pathologist, Ontario
    PhD Psychology, UBC

  • Esther Mang
    Esther Mang (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    Assistant Professor, Hong Kong Baptist University
    PhD Psychology, UBC

    website
  • Susan Small
    Susan Small (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    Assistant Professor, Audiology & Speech Sciences, UBC
    Post-Doctoral Fellow, Infant Studies, UBC

    website
  • Afra Foroud
    Afra Foroud (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    Killam Post-Doctoral Fellow, Dalhousie University
    PhD Neuroscience, Canadian Centre for Behavioural Neuroscience, The University of Lethbridge

      
  • Linda Polka
    Linda Polka (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    Professor, School of Communication Sciences and Disorders, McGill University

    website
  • Joe Pater
    Joe Pater (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    Associate Professor, Lingustics, University of Massachusetts at Amherst

    website
  • Tracey Burns
    Tracey Burns (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    Analyst, Centre for Educational Research and Innovation, OECD, Paris

    website
  • Mélanie Havy
    Mélanie Havy (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    PhD Cognitive Psychology, University of Paris-Descartes

      
  • Stella Christie
    Stella Christie (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

    PhD Cognitive Psychology, Northwestern University

      

Graduate Students

  • Whitney Weikum
    Whitney Weikum (Graduate Student)

    Postdoctoral Fellow, BC Women’s Hospital
    PhD Neuroscience and Psychology, UBC
    BSc Honours, UNBC

      
  • Krista Byers-Heinlein
    Krista Byers-Heinlein (Graduate Student)

    Assistant Professor, Psychology, Concordia University
    PhD Developmental Psychology, UBC

      website
  • H. Henny Yeung
    H. Henny Yeung (Graduate Student)

    PhD, Developmental Psychology, UBC

      website
  • Katie Yoshida
    Katie Yoshida (Graduate Student)

    Research Associate, New York University
    PhD Psychology, UBC

  • Chris Fennell
    Chris Fennell (Graduate Student)

    Assistant Professor, Psychology, University of Ottawa
    PhD Developmental Psychology, UBC

    website
  • Sheila McDonald
    Sheila McDonald (Graduate Student)

    Speech Pathologist, Vancouver
    MSc Speech Pathology
    MMus Violin Performance, Juilliard

  • Chandan R. Narayan
    Chandan R. Narayan (Graduate Student)

    Assistant Professor, Linguistics, University of Toronto
    PhD Linguistics, University of Michigan

      website
  • Michelle Patterson
    Michelle Patterson (Graduate Student)

    Clinical Psychologist, Vancouver
    Post-Doctoral Fellow and Clinical Director, Yale University
    PhD Clinical Psychology, UBC

    website
  • Athena Vouloumanos
    Athena Vouloumanos (Graduate Student)

    Assistant Professor (Psychology), New York University
    PhD Neuroscience and Psychology, UBC
    Graduate Student, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

    website
  • Sara Weinstein
    Sara Weinstein (Graduate Student)

    Research Officer, BC Coroner’s Office
    PhD Candidate (Neuroscience), UBC

  • Jacqueline Kampman
    Jacqueline Kampman (Graduate Student)

    Instructor, Thompson River University

  • Chris Lalonde
    Chris Lalonde (Graduate Student)

    Professor, University of Victoria

    website
  • Valerie Lloyd
    Valerie Lloyd (Graduate Student)

    Instructor, Langara College

      

Staff

  • Laurel Fais
    Laurel Fais (Staff)

    PhD Linguistics, Indiana University
    Research Associate, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

      
  • Sarah Heller
    Sarah Heller (Staff)

    BA Psychology, UBC
    Recruitment Coordinator, Early Development Research Group, UBC

      
  • Julia Leibowich
    Julia Leibowich (Staff)

    MA Student, Adler School of Professional Psychology
    Research Assistant, BCCW

      
  • Ladan Hamadani
    Ladan Hamadani (Staff)

    BA Psychology, UBC
    Research Assistant, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

      
  • Amber Lo
    Amber Lo (Staff)

    Law, UBC
    BA Cognitive Systems, UBC
    Research Assistant, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Lawrence Chen
    Lawrence Chen (Staff)

    B.Sc. BioPsychology, UBC Research Assistant

      
  • Emily Chevrier
    Emily Chevrier (Staff)

    BA English and Canadian Studies, Dalhousie University
    Lab Coordinator, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Ramesh Thiruvengadaswamy
    Ramesh Thiruvengadaswamy (Staff)

    PhD Materials Science and Engineering, NCSU
    Computer and Tech Support Person, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Alisa Almas
    Alisa Almas (Staff)

    MA Psychology, University of Toronto
    BA Psychology, UBC
    Lab Coordinator, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Jasmine Cady
    Jasmine Cady (Staff)

    BA Psychology, UBC
    Research Assistant, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Marisa Cruickshank
    Marisa Cruickshank (Staff)

    LLB Student, University of Victoria
    Recruitment Coordinator, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Jessica Deglau
    Jessica Deglau (Staff)

    BA Speech Science and Psychology, UBC
    Recruitment Coordinator, Early Development Research Group, UBC

  • Vashti Garcia
    Vashti Garcia (Staff)

    BA English, Minor in Psychology, UBC
    Research Assistant, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Stephanie Helm
    Stephanie Helm (Staff)

    BA Psychology, UBC
    Research Assistant, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Marie Jette
    Marie Jette (Staff)

    MA Speech Pathology, MGH School of Health Professionals, Boston
    BA Speech Science and Linguistics, UBC
    Lab Coordinator, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Janet Kidd
    Janet Kidd (Staff)

    BA Psychology, Minor in Family Studies, UBC
    Research Assistant, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Clarisa Markel
    Clarisa Markel (Staff)

    Lic Psychology, Universidad de Buenos Aires
    Recruitment Coordinator, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Carla Merkel
    Carla Merkel (Staff)

    MA Education, UBC
    BA Pscyhology, University of Victoria
    Research Assistant, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Erin Moon
    Erin Moon (Staff)

    MA Clinical Psychology, Dalhousie University
    Recruitment Coordinator, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Vivian Pan
    Vivian Pan (Staff)

    BSc Behavioural Neuroscience, UBC
    Lab Coordinator, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Neda Razaz-Rahmati
    Neda Razaz-Rahmati (Staff)

    Master of Public Health, UBC
    Research Manager, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

      
  • Maria Ho
    Maria Ho (Staff)

    MA Candidate, Early Childhood Education, UBC
    Hospital Recruiter, Early Development Research Group, UBC

      
  • Qinqin Zhang
    Qinqin Zhang (Staff)

    MA Candidate, Master of Library and Information Science, UBC
    Infant Studies Centre, UBC

      
  • Miguel Imperial
    Miguel Imperial (Staff)

    Computer and Tech Support Person, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Dara Dabiri
    Dara Dabiri (Staff)

    Bachelor of Computer Science, UBC Database Administrator, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

      
  • Jessica Ferguson-King
    Jessica Ferguson-King (Staff)

    MA Student, Adler School of Professional Psychology
    Lab Coordinator, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

      
  • Anthea Pun
    Anthea Pun (Staff)

    BCCW Hospital Recruiter, Early Development Research Group, UBC
    BSc, General Biology, UBC
    Research Assistant, Living Lab (UBC Psychology)

Undergraduates & Volunteers

  • Moko (Ke Heng) Cheng
    Moko (Ke Heng) Cheng (Undergraduate Student)

    BA Psychology, UBC

      
  • Candace Brown
    Candace Brown (Undergraduate Student)

    BA Psychology, UBC
    Research Assistant, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Cathy Lin
    Cathy Lin (Undergraduate Student)

    Graduate Student, Columbia
    BA Psychology and Linguistics, UBC
    Undergraduate Student, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Nazanin Akmal
    Nazanin Akmal (Undergraduate Student)

    BA Honours Psychology, UBC

  • Esther Walker
    Esther Walker (Undergraduate Student)

    BA Cognitive Systems, UBC

  • Robin Avery
    Robin Avery (Undergraduate Student)

    BA Cognitive Systems, UBC

  • Bronwyn Cass
    Bronwyn Cass (Undergraduate Student)

    BA Cognitive Systems (Language Stream), UBC

      
  • Kellie Lok
    Kellie Lok (Undergraduate Student)

    BA Psychology, UBC

  • Corinna Elliott
    Corinna Elliott (Undergraduate Student)

    PhD Candidate, Clinical Psychology, Concordia University
    BSc Honours Psychology, UBC
    NSERC Directed Studies Student, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Neelam Ladhar
    Neelam Ladhar (Undergraduate Student)

    BA Psychology, UBC
    Directed Studies Student, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Noshin Lalji-Samji
    Noshin Lalji-Samji (Undergraduate Student)

    BSc Cell Biology and Genetics, UBC
    Undergraduate Student, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Jason Lau
    Jason Lau (Undergraduate Student)

    BSc, UBC Summer Career Research Student, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Dilys Leung
    Dilys Leung (Undergraduate Student)

    Graduate Student, Dalhousie University
    BA Psychology, UBC
    Undergraduate Student, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Alexandra Schiffmacher
    Alexandra Schiffmacher (Undergraduate Student)

    BSc Biopsychology, UBC
    NSERC-USRA Directed Studies Student, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Alanna Friedman
    Alanna Friedman (Undergraduate Student)

    BA Linguistics, University of Manitoba

      
  • Marissa Mar
    Marissa Mar (Undergraduate Student)

    BA Honours Psychology (4th year), UBC

      
  • Rand Eid
    Rand Eid (Undergraduate Student)

    BSc Honours Biopsychology (3rd year), UBC

      
  • Lana Ohira
    Lana Ohira (Undergraduate Student)

    BSc Biopsychology (3rd year), UBC

      
  • Iris Tung
    Iris Tung (Undergraduate Student)

    B.A. Kinesiology (3rd year), UBC

      
  • Maria Lenart
    Maria Lenart (Undergraduate Student)

    B.A. Speech Sciences, UBC

      
  • Lauren Ogilvie
    Lauren Ogilvie (Undergraduate Student)

    B.Sc. Psychology (3rd Year), UBC

      
  • Eunice Chae
    Eunice Chae (Volunteers)

    BA Psychology (4th year), UBC

      
  • Zarrin Hosseinzadeh
    Zarrin Hosseinzadeh (Volunteers)

    BSc Biopsychology (3rd year), UBC

  • Sonia Finseth
    Sonia Finseth (Volunteers)

    BA Psychology (3rd year), Minor in French, UBC

      
  • Sinthi Vaithilingham
    Sinthi Vaithilingham (Volunteers)

    BSc Biopsychology, UBC

      
  • Hannah Evangelista
    Hannah Evangelista (Volunteers)

    BSc Cognitive Systems, UBC

  • Grace Chan
    Grace Chan (Volunteers)

    BSc Pharmacy (1st year), UBC

      
  • Raphaelle Roy
    Raphaelle Roy (Volunteers)

    BA Cognitive Science (4th year), France

  • Kiki Lipsett
    Kiki Lipsett (Volunteers)

    Undergraduate Student, Psychology (4th year), UBC
    Volunteer, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Sarah Jo
    Sarah Jo (Volunteers)

    BA Psychology, UBC
    Volunteer, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Danille Lew
    Danille Lew (Volunteers)

    BA Cognitive Systems, UBC

      
  • Kat Gunion
    Kat Gunion (Volunteers)

    Volunteer, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Kim Ta
    Kim Ta (Volunteers)

    Volunteer, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Susan Yang
    Susan Yang (Volunteers)

    Volunteer, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Tania Lam
    Tania Lam (Volunteers)

    Volunteer, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Yuki Matsumura
    Yuki Matsumura (Volunteers)

    Volunteer, Infant Studies Centre, UBC

  • Pamela Lau
    Pamela Lau (Volunteers)

    BA Speech Sciences (5th year), UBC

      
  • Trisha Pranjivan
    Trisha Pranjivan (Volunteers)

    BSc Biopsychology (4th year), UBC

      
  • Jamie Lee
    Jamie Lee (Volunteers)

    BA Psychology (2nd Year), UBC

      
  • Ayumi Sasaki
    Ayumi Sasaki (Volunteers)

    BComm Sauder School of Business Marketing, Minor in Psychology (4th year), UBC

      
  • Tamar O'Shea
    Tamar O'Shea (Volunteers)

    BA Psychology (2nd year), UBC

      
  • Ruby Grewal
    Ruby Grewal (Volunteers)

    BA Psychology, UVic

      
  • Haley Galvon
    Haley Galvon (Volunteers)

    BA Speech Sciences (4th year), UBC

      
  • Alima Hassam
    Alima Hassam (Volunteers)

    BA Psychology (4th year), UBC

  • Lorraine Ho
    Lorraine Ho (Volunteers)

    BA Linguistics (2nd year), UBC

  • Rebecca Feguson
    Rebecca Feguson (Volunteers)

    BA English, History (graduated) BA Education (final year), UBC

  • Samantha Catalano
    Samantha Catalano (Volunteers)

    BSc. General Biology, (2nd year), UBC

      
  • Rachel Busby
    Rachel Busby (Volunteers)

    BSc. Cognitive Systems (4th Year), UBC B.Mus., McGill

  • Harveer Athwal
    Harveer Athwal (Volunteers)

    B.A. Psychology (1st Year), UBC

      
  • Varandeep Mann
    Varandeep Mann (Volunteers)

    B.A. Psychology (4th Year), UBC

      
  • Dylan Yeates (Volunteers)

    B.A. Psychology (3rd Year), UBC

      
  • James Yu (Volunteers)

    B.Sc. Pharmacology (3rd Year), UBC

      
  • Jacqueline Saint-Pierre
    Jacqueline Saint-Pierre (Volunteers)

    B.A. Psychology (4th Year), UBC

      
  • Eva Nguyen
    Eva Nguyen (Volunteers)

    B.A. Psychology (2nd Year), UBC

      
  • Jasmine Tsang
    Jasmine Tsang (Volunteers)

    B.A. Psychology, UBC

  • Michelle Wong
    Michelle Wong (Volunteers)

    B.Sc. Cognitive Systems, 3rd Year, UBC

  • Alison Myers
    Alison Myers (Volunteers)

    B.A. Cognitive Systems, 3rd Year, UBC B.Sc. Psychology, University of Waterloo

  • Mary Forbes
    Mary Forbes (Volunteers)

    B.Sc. Cognitive Systems, 3rd Year, UBC

  • Fiona Brough
    Fiona Brough (Volunteers)

    B.A. Cognitive Systems, 4th Year, UBC

  • Karyn Kraemer
    Karyn Kraemer (Volunteers)

    B. Kin., Minor in Psychology, UBC

  • Jessica Luu
    Jessica Luu (Volunteers)

    B.A. Speech Sciences (Major) & Psychology (Minor), 4th Year, UBC

  • Sonja Saqui
    Sonja Saqui (Volunteers)

    UBC

  • Toshiko Shibano
    Toshiko Shibano (Volunteers)

    B.A. Psychology, 3rd Year, UBC

  • Yaachna Tangri
    Yaachna Tangri (Volunteers)

    B.A. Speech Sciences, 4th Year, UBC

  • Alyson Budd
    Alyson Budd (Volunteers)

    B.A. Speech Sciences, 4th Year, UBC

  • Nicole Saleh
    Nicole Saleh (Volunteers)

    Guided Studies in the Faculty of Education, UBC
    B.A. Hispanic Studies, U Victoria

  • Tanya Tam
    Tanya Tam (Volunteers)

    B.A. Cognitive Systems, 3rd Year, UBC

  • Britney Dehler
    Britney Dehler (Volunteers)

    B.A. Psychology, 3rd Year, UBC

  • Brock Ferguson
    Brock Ferguson (Volunteers)

    BA Psychology (4th year), University of Ottawa

      website
  • Jacqueline Chong
    Jacqueline Chong (Volunteers)

    BFA Film Production (4th year), UBC