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Our lab is committed to supporting and enhancing diversity, equity and inclusion. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds, and demonstrate our commitment through training and research.

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Graduate Students

We are accepting students interested in completing their Masters and/or Doctoral degree(s) in Linguistics. If you are interested in studying first language acquisition, contact the relevant professor of our two research groups.

  • Dr. Athanasopoulou
  • Dr. Skordos

Please visit the following pages to learn more about our program. 

(If you are interested in adult second language acquisition or language pedagogy, please visit the Languages, Literatures and Cultures Program.)

Honours Students

We are accepting students interested in doing an Honours thesis with us. Please contact the relevant professor and the Undergraduate Advisor in Linguistics ( before the beginning to the Winter semester.



Volunteer Opportunities

The Developmental Psycholinguistics Lab will be seeking several Linguistics students who wish to gain volunteer experience. The time commitment required for this position will vary week to week, depending on the number of research participants scheduled in the lab, however applicants must be able to offer 4-5 hours per week. Interested applicants can submit a brief statement of interest to Dr. Athanasopoulou or Dr. Skordos.


Developmental Psycholinguistics Lab is located in the School of Languages, Linguistics, Literatures, and Cultures at the University of Calgary in Craigie Hall, block D, room 506 (CHD 506).

Room: CHD 506

Phone: 403-210-6556