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Professor Elena Lieven FBA

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About this Fellow


Current post

  • Professor of Psychology and Director, ESRC International Centre for Language and Communicative Development (LuCiD), University of Manchester

Past Appointments

  • Director, Max Planck Child Study Centre, 2000 - 2014
  • Lead, Centre for Developmental Science and Disorders, Institute of Brain and Behaviour and Mental Health, 2012 - 2016
  • Managing Editor, Journal of Child Language, 1996 - 2005

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The history of the English language, particularly of the Early Modern English period; historical sociolinguistics; language variation and change; corpus linguistics; design and compilation of digital text corpora