Professor Bencie Woll FBA
Sign language as a model to understand human language generally: neuroimaging studies of commonalities in processing spoken & signed languages; the influence of modality of communication on language structure; sociolinguistics of Deaf communities.
- Fellow type
- UK Fellow
- Year elected
10-Minute Talks: Looking at Sign Language
14 Jul 2021 Professor Bencie Woll FBA
Professor Bencie Woll FBA introduces research on the sign languages of deaf communities.
Professor of Sign Language and Deaf Studies, University College London
Professor Janet Watson FBA
The documentation and morpho-syntactic description of modern Arabic dialects and Modern South Arabian languages; theoretical phonology and morphology with reference to Arabic and Modern South Arabian
Professor Margaret Boden FBA
Philosophy of mind and creativity; computational psychology; artificial intelligence