Nadéra Bureau

For anyone involved with the ILCB, Nadéra Bureau needs no introduction, but… did you know that she holds an Assistant Manager degree and that she has been with us since 2012, first as the administrative and financial manager of the Labex Brain and Language Research Institute (BLRI) and then as the administrative and financial manager […]

Fabienne Delfour

Fabienne Delfour teaches at the veterinary school in Toulouse. She was scientific director of the dolphinarium at Parc Astérix from 2006 to its closure in 2021, and associate researcher at the Laboratoire d’Ethologie Expérimentale et Appliquée at Paris 13 University from 2014 to 2020. Before that, she was an associate researcher at the University of […]

Thomas Schatz

Thomas Schatz is an assistant professor at the Laboratoire d’Informatique et Systèmes (LIS). He joined the LIS in 2021 after his postdoctoral positions at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the University of Maryland (UMD), both in Naomi Feldman’s lab. He had previously obtained his PhD from Université Pierre et Marie Curie (UPMC) in […]

Christine Meunier

Christine Meunier is the new director of the Laboratoire Parole et Langage (LPL). She joined this laboratory in 1998 after working four years as a postdoctoral researcher in Genera with U.H. Frauenfelder (Psycholinguistic Laboratory). Her research explores speech production and perception. She is interested in speech variation according to various factors such as speech situation, […]

Sophie Herment

Sophie Herment is the new deputy director of Laboratoire Parole et Langage (LPL). Sophie is full Professor at the Département d’études du monde anglophone (DEMA) of Aix-Marseille University. She works mainly on prosody. Her research interests concern the interface between prosody and syntax in discourse, the intonation of English varieties, the prosody of L2 English […]

Jonathan Grainger

After beginning his career as a CNRS researcher in Experimental Psychology in Paris in 1988, Jonathan Grainger founded and directed the Laboratoire de Psychologie Cognitive (LPC – CNRS & Aix-Marseille University) from 2000 to 2012. During this period, the LPC joined two other CNRS labs to create the Pôle 3C (now the Fédération 3C). He […]

Prof. Kate Watkins

  Kate Watkins is a Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience at the Department of Experimental Psychology and St Anne’s College, University of Oxford.  She is the current Holder of the ILCB IMERA Chair and based in Marseille until March 2023.  Kate is interested in the brain processes involved in speech and language.  Her research group uses […]

Sabrina Rodrigues

Sabrina Rodrigues is the new information and communication manager of ILCB. After working in communication and education, she resumed her studies in Neuroscience in November 2017. She graduated valedictorian with a Master in Neuroscience specialized in Molecular, Cellular and Integrated Neuroscience from Aix-Marseille University in June 2022. After the current one-year stint with us at […]

Florence Bouhali

Florence Bouhali was awarded a 2022 ILCB post-doc fellowship to work with Johannes Ziegler (LPC) and Chotiga Pattamadilok (LPL), in collaboration with Fumiko Hoeft (UConn/UCSF). Her project will address the variability in the reading brain network across languages, individuals and contexts, to clarify how the size of orthographic units used for reading (from single letters […]

Margaux Lê

Margaux Lê was awarded a 2022 ILCB post-doc grant to conduct a project on rhythmic skills in dysgraphia with Marianne Jover (PsyClé), Aline Frey (LNC), and Jeremy Danna (LNC, CLLE). Margaux started to investigate rhythmic processing in children with neuro-developmental disorders (DCD and/or DD) with Jessica Tallet during her MSc at the University of Toulouse. She […]