Lara Hochstein successfully defended her dissertation, Epistemic reasoning and implicature computation in typically-developing children and individuals with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. Lara is now a Language Arts Product Analyst at IXL Learning.
Ivano Caponigro has received a Fellowship from the Center for Advanced Studies in the Behavioral Sciences (CASBS), Stanford University for 2014-2015 and a Fellowship from the American Council of Learned Societies for 2015.
Congratulations to former graduate student Kathryn Davidson who just started in her new position as a postdoctoral associate in Cognitive Science at Yale University.
The September 2013 issue of Language contains four papers by current and former UCSD students and faculty. Featured authors are Laura Kertz, Farrell Ackerman & Rob Malouf, Raúl Aranovich, and Nayoung Kwon, Robert Kluender, Marta Kutas & Maria Polinsky. Check it out: http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/language/toc/lan.89.3.html.
Klinton Bicknell (PhD 2011) has accepted a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the Department of Linguistics at Northwestern University beginning March 2014. Before he gets settled in Chicago, he’ll be a Center for Language Sciences postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences at the University of Rochester (June 2013 – March 2014). Congratulations, Klinton!