BBS Speaker Series: The Bilingual reading brain: Cross-linguistic influences on children’s literacy
The Behavioral and Biological Sciences program invites you to join them at the first lecture of their Fall 2019 Speaker Series.
Dr. Ioulia Kovelman, Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Michigan
The Bilingual reading brain: Cross-linguistic influences on children’s literacy
Dr. Kovelman is a developmental cognitive neuroscientist interested in how bilingual children learn language and literacy. Her research program includes both behavioral as well as brain imaging studies of language and literacy acquisition, in typically developing children, as well as children with learning difficulties.
Behavioral and Biological Sciences Program; Dept. of Behavioral Sciences; Dept. of Language, Culture, and Communication; Dept. of Natural Sciences.