LINGUIST List 26.1160

Mon Mar 02 2015

Summer Schools: STEPCCP: Spring Training Workshop in Experimental Psycholinguistics / Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Editor for this issue: Ashley Parker <ashleylinguistlist.org>


Date: 27-Feb-2015
From: Lauren Rudat <ccplingualberta.ca>
Subject: STEPCCP: Spring Training Workshop in Experimental Psycholinguistics / Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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STEPCCP: Spring Training Workshop in Experimental Psycholinguistics / Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Host Institution: University of Alberta
Coordinating Institution: University of Alberta
Website: http://ccp.artsrn.ualberta.ca/?page_id=269

Dates: 19-May-2015 - 23-May-2015
Location: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Focus: The Centre for Comparative Psycholinguistics (CCP) at the University of Alberta Department of Linguistics organizes a week long spring training workshop in current issues and methods in psycholinguistics in Edmonton, Alberta from May 19-23, 2015. The spring school is directed at graduate and advanced undergraduate students, and anyone else interested in learning how to make their research ideas into concrete steps towards experimental designs, data collection, and analysis using advanced experimental and statistical methods. The workshop takes a practical hands-on training approach.

Minimum Education Level: Undergraduate

Special Qualifications:
The spring school is particularly geared towards advanced undergraduate and graduate students, but is open to anyone.

Description:
The following courses will be offered:

A Short Overview and Introduction to Statistics and R
- Vincent Porretta and Antti Arppe, University of Alberta

Exploring the Visual World Eye-Tracking Paradigm: Introduction and Data Collection
- Juhani Järvikivi, University of Alberta and Jacolien Van Rij, University of Tübingen

Figurative Language and Experimental Psycholinguistics: Converging Paradigms and Measures
- Herbert Colston, University of Alberta

Exploring the Visual World Eye-Tracking Paradigm: Analyzing the Time Course of Eye-Tracking Data
- Jacolien Van Rij, University of Tübingen and Juhani Järvikivi, University of Alberta

Implicit Morphology
- R. Harald Baayen, University of Tübingen

Using Speech in Psycholinguistics: From Speech Synthesis to Spoken Word Recognition
- Benjamin V. Tucker, University of Alberta

The Psycholinguistics of Complex Words in Creative Minds
- Gary Libben, Brock University

Linguistic Field(s): Psycholinguistics

Tuition: 300 CAD

Tuition Explanation: The workshop fee includes attendance, workshop materials, tea/coffee, and
light snacks and lunch for five days.

Registration: 09-Mar-2015 to 01-May-2015

Contact Person: Lauren Rudat
Phone: 1-780-492-7560
Email: ccplingualberta.ca

Apply on the web: http://ccp.artsrn.ualberta.ca/?page_id=269

Registration Instructions:
Registrants will need to preview the workshop timetable through the link on our website before they can choose their courses on the registration form. All other relevant information can be found on the website.

Page Updated: 02-Mar-2015