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School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences - The University of Texas at Dallas

Mandy Maguire

 

Mandy Maguire

Associate Professor

PhD, Temple University

Developmental Cognitive and Linguistics Neuroscience

 

CD A 1.02

214-905-3163 phone

mjm053000@utdallas.edu email

 

Developmental Neurolinguistics Laboratory website

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

About Mandy Maguire

 

My research integrates three different areas of psychology: neurocognitive development, language acquisition and conceptual development. I am currently investigating the neurological correlates of children's understanding of complex words (love, hate, freedom, heaven) and how these change with development. Further I am interested in the development of verb concepts, which generally are more abstract and difficult than noun concepts, using electrophysiological measures, specifically Event Related Potentials or ERPs.

 

Recent Publications

 

Maguire, M.J., Magnon, G. & Fitzhugh, A.E. (2014). Improving data retention in developmental visual EEG research using child-centered eye tracking. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 238, 78-81. DOI: 10.1012/j.j.neumeth.2014.09.2014

 

Konishi, H. Wilson, F., Golinkoff, R. M., Maguire, M.J., Hirsh-Pasek, K. (in press). Late Japanese bilingual's construal of novel verbs. Bilingualism: Language and Cognition.

 

Abel, A.D., Maguire, M.J., Naqvi, F. & Kim, A. (in press). Lexical retrieval of nouns and verbs in a sentence completion task. Journal of Psycholinguistic Research. DOI 10.1007/s10936-014-9304-8

 

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