LINGUIST List 28.919

Mon Feb 20 2017

Summer Schools: STEP - Spring Training in Experimental Psycholinguistics/Canada

Editor for this issue: Yue Chen <yuelinguistlist.org>


Date: 16-Feb-2017
From: Lauren Rudat <ccplingualberta.ca>
Subject: STEP - Spring Training in Experimental Psycholinguistics/Canada
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Host Institution: University of Alberta
Coordinating Institution: University of Alberta
Website: http://ccp.artsrn.ualberta.ca/stepccp/

Dates: 15-May-2017 - 20-May-2017
Location: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Focus: The Centre for Comparative Psycholinguistics (CCP, University of Alberta Department of Linguistics) organizes a week long Spring Training Workshop on current issues and methods in psycholinguistics in Edmonton, Alberta. The Spring School is directed at graduate and advanced undergraduate students and anyone else interested in learning how to turn their research ideas into concrete steps towards experimental designs, data collection, and analysis using advanced experimental and statistical methods.
Minimum Education Level: No Minimum
Special Qualifications: The Spring School is directed at graduate and advanced undergraduate students and anyone else interested in learning how to turn their research ideas into concrete steps towards experimental designs, data collection and analysis using advanced experimental and statistical methods.

Description:
The workshop takes a practical hands-on training approach to the following methods and topics:

- Introduction to R (Vincent Porretta, University of Alberta)
- Exploring Visual World Paradigm and Pupillometry (Juhani Järvikivi & Vincent Porretta, University of Alberta)
- Scientific Writing in Psycholinguistics (Shanley E. M. Allen, Kaiserslautern University of Technology)
- Using speech in psycholinguistics: From speech synthesis to spoken word recognition (Benjamin V. Tucker, University of Alberta)
- Eye Movement Methods to Investigate Bilingual Reading (Debra Titone, McGill University)
- Implicit Morphology (R. Harald Baayen, University of Tübingen)
- Linear Mixed Effects Modeling and Data Visualization (Vincent Porretta, University of Alberta, & Aki-Juhani Kyröläinen, University of Turku)

We will also be offering a day-long intensive Advanced Statistical Workshop: Generalized Additive Mixed Models taught by Vincent Porretta and Aki-Juhani Kyröläinen.

Linguistic Field(s): Psycholinguistics

Tuition: 350 CAD
Registration: 20-Feb-2017 to 05-May-2017
Contact Person: Lauren Rudat
                Phone: 780-492-7560
                Email: ccplingualberta.ca

Apply on the web: http://ccp.artsrn.ualberta.ca/stepccp/

Registration Instructions:
Earlybird deadline is April 21, 2017. After this date the fee increases to $380 CAD. Registration will close on May 5, 2017. Follow the instructions provided on the webpage to register.

Page Updated: 20-Feb-2017