Jennifer Ganger, Ph.D.


Contact

3405 Sennott Square

jganger@pitt.edu

Phone:

412-624-3064

Fax:

412-624-4428

Research Interests

Language acquisition.

Biography

Accepting Graduate Students: No

Labs: I study individual differences in early language development.

Degrees

  • PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Publications

  • Publication 102

    Jennifer Ganger, Steven Pinker, Sonia Chawla, & Allison Baker. (Under revision to resubmit). (2009). The Heritability of Early Milestones of Vocabulary and Grammar: A Twin Study.

  • Publication 815

    Ganger, J. & Brent, M. (2004) Re-examining the vocabulary spurt. Developmental Psychology, 4, 621-632.

  • Publication 290

    Babyonyshev, M., Ganger, J.B., Pesetsky, D., & Wexler, K. (2001). The maturation of grammatical principles: Evidence from Russian unaccusatives. Linguistic Inquiry, pp. 1-44.

  • Publication 103

    Jennifer Ganger & Karin Stromswold. (1998). Innateness, evolution, and genetics of language. Human Biology, 70, 199-213.