Lena V. Kremin

Lena V. Kremin

PhD Candidate

Concordia University

Biography

I am currently a PhD candidate in Psychology at Concordia University in Montreal, Canada.

My main research interest is language acquisition in bilingual children, particularly how bilingual infants separate their languages. I’m currently involved in projects investigating parental language mixing, word learning, and the potential effects of code-switching on comprehension.

Outside of my research, I enjoy practicing and teaching yoga, travelling, spending time with my dog, and occassionally knitting.

Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions relating to my research.

-Lena

Interests

  • Bilingualism
  • Language Acquisition
  • Open Science
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Education

  • PhD in Psychology, 2018 - Present

    Concordia University

  • MA in Linguistics, 2017

    Utrecht University

  • BA in Biopsychology, Cognition, and Neuroscience & Linguistics, 2015

    University of Michigan

Projects

Do bilinguals have separate linguistic systems?

Studies investigating how languages are represented in the bilingual brain

Parental Code-Switching in Montreal

An investigation into naturally-produced code-switching in the home

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