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Language, cognition, and brain: a bilingual perspective - lexical representations and selection

  • Full or part time
  • Application Deadline
    Applications accepted all year round
  • Self-Funded PhD Students Only
    Self-Funded PhD Students Only

Project Description

More than half of the world population is individuals who speak two languages (i.e., bilinguals). This project will look at how bilinguals handle two languages with one brain, focusing on two related but also independent aspects. This project is concerned with lexical representations and selection, attempting to depict the dynamics of language control in bilinguals. In terms of methodologies, a combination of experimental psychology, eye-tracking, and event-related brain potentials will be used.

Funding Notes

Requirements: We ask for a good honours degree of 2:1 or above and generally a masters or pending masters (merit or distinction) in Psychology or a related discipline.

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How good is research at University of Sheffield in Psychology, Psychiatry and Neuroscience?

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