Program Director: Margery Lucas (Psychology)
Assistant Professor: Angela Carpenter
Visiting Lecturer: Adam Cooper
Margery Lucas (Psychology)
Andrea Levitt (Linguistics and French)
Allison McIntyre (Philosophy)
Ellen Hildreth (Computer Science)
Other faculty who teach in the program:
Margaret Keane (Psychology)
Sun-Hee Lee (East Asian Languages and Cultures)
Mary Kate McGowan (Philosophy)
Jennie Pyers (Psychology)
Shaio-Wei Tham (East Asian Languages and Cultures)
Catherine Wearing (Philosophy)
Wellesley Faculty Assistant Professor of Cognitive and Linguistic Sciences
B.A., Wellesley College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Massachusetts (Amherst)
Professor of linguistics; research interests include artificial language learning and acquisition of phonology.
Professor of Computer Science
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Research on human vision combining computer modeling and perceptual studies; interdisciplinary computer science education.
Professor of Psychology
A.B., Harvard College; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Interested in exploring the cognitive and neural bases of human memory capacities; teach courses in memory, cognition, and neuropsychology.
Associate Professor of Korean
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Yonsei University; Ph.D., Ohio State University
Focused on Korean language and culture, particularly corpus-based analysis of Korean and learner error corpus
Margaret Clapp ’30 Distinguished Alumna Professor of French and Linguistics
B.A., Wellesley College; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University
Professor of linguistics and French. Interested in language learning and speech perception and production.
Professor of Psychology and Cognitive and Linguistic Sciences
B.S., Pennsylvania State University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Rochester
Studies psychology of choice and desire with focus on decisions about money and mating; evolutionary approach to behavior.
Luella LaMer Professor of Women's Studies; Professor of Philosophy
B.A., Wellesley College; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University
Professor of metaphysics, philosophy of language and law; also teaches logic and various seminars.
Virginia Onderdonk ’29 Professor of Philosophy
B.A., M.A., Tufts University; Ph.D., Princeton University
Main interests: philosophy of mind, moral theory, the history of moral philosophy, especially 18th-century British moral psychology.
Associate Professor of Psychology
B.A., Smith College; Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)
Research interests include the relationship between language and cognition, bilingualism, and the psycholinguistics of sign languages.
Associate Professor of Chinese
B.A., National University of Singapore; M.A., Ph.D., Stanford University
Research: linguistics, with focus on word meaning, Chinese.
Teaching: linguistics, Chinese language.
Associate Professor of Philosophy
B.A., McGill University; Ph.D., Harvard University
Researches at the intersection of philosophy of language and cognitive science, focusing especially on figurative language.