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Susan Hespos

Susan Hespos

Associate Professor, Learning Sciences
Associate Professor, Psychology
Awards/Honors
2006 - Distinguished Teaching Award from the Undergraduate Psychology Association Northwestern University

2004 - Professor of the Month, Selected by the Greek Community / Panhellenic Council Vanderbilt University

2000 - McDonnell-Pew Institute for Cognitive Neuroscience Fellow, Dartmouth College

Research/Scholarship

Education
Year Degree Institution
1996 PhD, Developmental Psychology Emory University
1993 MA, Cognitive Psychology Emory University
1990 BA, Psychology Reed College


Selected Publications
Hespos, S.J., Dora, B., Rips, L., & Christie, S. (In Press/Under Review). Infants make quantity discriminations for substances. Child Development.

Hespos, S. J. (2010). What is optical imaging?. Journal of Cognition and Development: 3-15.

Ferry, A., Hespos, S.J., & Waxman, S. (2010). Categorization in 3- and 4-month-old Infants: An Advantage of Words Over Tones. Child Development: 472-479.

Research Interests
Object representation, number and spatial relationships.




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