Doctoral student in Developmental Psychology

Background

Ashley is a doctoral student in the Developmental Psychology program working with Dr. Dan Yurovsky. She graduated from Middlebury College with a degree in Psychology and English & American Literatures in 2016. Prior to starting her graduate studies, she was a research assistant at Northwestern University, where she worked with Dr. Viorica Marian at the Bilingualism and Psycholinguistics Research Group.

Research Interests

Ashley is interested in language development in children, and the different factors that impact learning outcomes. She is currently exploring parent-child communication and its effects on child language learning.