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Duane G Watson

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Division: Cognitive

Associate Professor of Linguistics
Associate Professor of Psychology
Beckman Institute

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Contact Information:

  • Address:
    603 E. Daniel
    829 Psychology Bldg
    603 E Daniel
    M/C 716
    Champaign, IL 61820
  • Telephone: (217) 333-0280

Research Description

Language production, comprehension, prosody and disfluencies

Education

  • Ph.D. from MIT

Courses

  • PSYCH 525
  • PSYC 331

Recent Publications

Fraundorf, S. H., Benjamin, A.S., & Watson, D.G. (in press). What happened (and what didn’t): Font emphasis promotes representation of salient alternatives in discourse. Journal of Memory and Language.

Lam, T. Q. & Watson, D. G. (2010). Repetition is easy: Why repeated referents have reduced prominence. Memory & Cognition, 38, 1137-1146.

Lee, E-K., Brown-Schmidt, S., & Watson, D.G. (in press). Ways of looking ahead: Incrementality in language production. Cognition.

Watson, D. & Gibson, E. (2004) The relationship between intonational phrasing and syntactic structure in language production. Language and Cognitive Processes, 19, 713-755.

Watson, D., Gunlogson, C., & Tanenhaus, M. (2008). Interpreting pitch accents in on-line comprehension: H* vs L+H*. Cognitive Science, 32, 1232-1244.

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Accessibility in the Psychology Bldg

The project in the west basement corridor is to upgrade the accessibility to Room 23 with powered doors to allow proper ADA access. The next goal is to upgrade the accessibility to the Atrium and Room 142!