Follow the link above to watch the Minds that Build video that our lab created for this STEM showcase. 150+ teams submitted their cutting-edge research projects on innovative work aimed at improving teaching and learning of STEM. The event runs May 15 – 22. Tune in and vote for your favorite videos!
The Language and Cognition Lab, led by Barbara Landau, focuses on the nature and development of human knowledge of space and language. Visit our Research page to find out more about our current projects:
- Spatial language
- Spatial information and word learning
- Spatial navigation after disorientation
- Space, language, art, and brain
- Language and thought
We are currently recruiting kids of all ages to participate in our studies!
News & Announcements
May 11, 2017
June 24, 2016
Click to read the Huffington Post’s article about a research project on memory and amnesia carried out by Barbara Landau, Emma Gregory, Mike McCloskey, and Zoe Ovans.
May 5, 2016
The Language and Cognition Lab has an opening for a post-doctoral fellow who will lead a new project on young children’s block-building capacities as a window into the broader development of spatial representations.
Note: This position has been filled and is no longer open.