Head of the Centre for Speech, Language and the Brain, Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge
Professor Lorraine Tyler heads the Centre for Speech, Language and the Brain. Their interdisciplinary research covers a wide range of issues in the cognitive neuroscience of language, object processing, semantics, the ageing brain and cognition. They integrate behavioural experimental and neuroimaging studies on healthy people, together with similar research on brain-damaged patients.
Lorraine is a Fellow of Clare College, the British Academy, the Academia Europaea, the British Psychological Society and the American Psychological Society. She is the Managing Editor of both Language and Cognitive Processes and Cognitive Neuroscience of Language, and is the Principal Investigator of the Cambridge Centre for Ageing and Neuroscience.