School of Communication

Bilingualism and Psycholinguistics Research Group

Join Our Group

Graduate Students

Prospective students interested in applying for a PhD degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders should consult the following links:

For inquiries specific to the Bilingualism and Psycholinguistics Research Group, email the director, Dr. Viorica Marian (v-marian at northwestern dot edu). Please include your CV, GRE scores, unofficial transcripts, and specific research interests.

Undergraduate Students

Northwestern University undergraduate students can join our research group by engaging in research as part of an Independent Study registration, by conducting honors thesis projects, or for work-study hours. Students should plan to work a minimum of 10 hours per week. Tasks will include stimuli preparation, data collection, and data coding. Required skills include previous research or statistics-based coursework (e.g., research methods, statistics, or other comparable courses). Preferred skills include previous research experience, familiarity with SPSS and/or MATLAB, and knowledge of a second language. Interested students should email their resume/CV, unofficial transcripts, and test scores (e.g., SAT) to, phone number 847-491-2656.

Ongoing Studies

If you are interested in being part of ongoing studies see the participate page.