In this short video, Dr. Julia Hofweber gives an overview of her talk about “The effects of code-switching on bilinguals’ executive functions”.
Have you ever found yourself mixing words from different languages in a sentence? Well, this can be associated with better performance at cognitive control tasks. In this video, Dr. Julia Hofweber gives a snapshot of her former PhD research at @UniofReading.@IOE_London @UCLPALS pic.twitter.com/SvjYi0DCDH
— CEN (@UoL_CEN) November 3, 2019
Julia carried out this work during her PhD program at the University of Reading. She is now a postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Psychology and Human Development at UCL, investigating implicit learning in the context of sign language acquisition with Chloe Marshall.
You can find her publications here.