Guest speaker at the *Language, Learning, & Cognition Lab* meeting, Royal Holloway, University of London.
Talk for Memrise's *MemTalks* series on the benefits of sleep for language learning.
We test whether sleep-associated memory benefits are observable in naturalistic language learning.
Virtual poster presentation at the upcoming Cognitive Science Society meeting.
Ongoing; ESRC Postdoctoral Fellowship research
We present new evidence that poor comprehenders’ encoding difficulties extend beyond word meanings and into the phonological domain; but that consolidation mechanisms remain intact.
Science for kids, edited by kids. Part of the collection *Everything you and your teachers need to know about the learning brain.*
2014--2019: PhD research with Dr Lisa Henderson and Prof. Gareth Gaskell
The relative contributions of different learning mechanisms may change across the lifespan.
For different stories, vocabulary enhanced consolidation of explicit knowledge. For repetitive stories, vocabulary had no positive impact on explicit learning.