Her research interests include:
  • Phonological and morphological development in children
  • Computer modeling of phonological development and morphological knowledge
  • Interaction of discourse structure with syntactic defects in aphasia, including experimental techniques for studying the effects of empathy and shared information;
  • Psycholinguistic models of sentence production in discourse context, focusing on understanding of language about spatial relations and orientations
  • Phonotactics in first and second language learners
  • Cross-linguistic comparison of language disorders
  • Web access for people with aphasia