Child Language Lab


We’re a small team of researchers in the Department of Linguistics at the University of Pennsylvania. We’re proud members of mindCORE (Penn’s hub for the integrative study of the mind), the Penn Child Development Labs, and the Social and Cultural Evolution Working Group at Penn.

Friends & Collaborators

Collaborators past and present: include Ava Irani, Charles Yang, Elissa Newport, Richard Aslin, Patricia Reeder, Alison Austin, Peter Turkeltaub, Mackenzie Fama, and Amy Booth.

Artists: Kate Merrihew created our logo.

Join our team

Postdocs: Interested postdocs should email Katie and apply to the Integrative Language Science and Technology (ILST) postdoc or the mindCORE Postdoctoral Research Fellowship.

Graduate students: Prospective graduate students should email Katie and apply to the Linguistics program at the University of Pennsylvania. Applications are due in early December.

Undergraduates: Penn students interested in working in the lab during the Academic year should email Katie to express interest.