Western University PsychologyFaculty of Social Science

Language and Concepts Research Group

Our research group investigates the psychological processes involved in understanding language and concepts. Research topics include visual word recognition, word meaning, figurative language, sentence comprehension, bilingualism, language development, language disorders, concepts and categorization.

To the right you can find links to the web pages of each of the core faculty in the Language and Concepts Research Group and learn more specifically about their research programs. Potential graduate students should also check out the Graduate Student link above. You will see that we currently have a large group of graduate students who are active researchers. Their publications and conference presentations are listed. There is also a list indicating where recent PhD graduates of our program are employed.