Tessa Warren, Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Learning Research and Development Center

Lab

  • Reading and Language Laboratories

Graduate Student Advisees

  • Michelle Colvin
  • Evelyn Milburn
     

Education & Training

  • PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Research Interests

Sentence comprehension; Syntactic, semantic, and referential processing; Reading.

Accepting Graduate Students:

Yes

Representative Publications

Patson, N.D. & Warren, T. (2010). Evidence for distributivity effects in comprehension. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory and Cognition, 36 (3), 782-789.

Patson, N.D. & Warren, T. (2011). Building complex reference objects from dual sets. Journal of Memory and Language, 64 (4), 443-459.

Reichle, E., Vanyukov, P., Laurent, P., & Warren, T. (2008). Using depth-of-processing to examine attention allocation during reading. Vision Research, 48(17), 1831-1836.

Warren, T., McConnell, K., & Rayner, K. (2008). Effects of context on eye movements when reading about plausible and impossible events. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory and Cognition, 34(4), 1001-1010.

Warren, T., White, S.J., & Reichle, E.D. (2009). Investigating the cause of wrap-up effects: Evidence from eye movements and E-Z Reader. Cognition, 111(1), 132-137.

Patson, N.D. & Warren, T. (2010). Eye movements when reading implausible sentences: Investigating potential structural influences on semantic integration. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 63(8), 1516-1532. 

Warren, T. & McConnell, K. (2007). Disentangling the effects of selectional restriction violations and plausibility violation severity on eye-movements in reading. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 14(4), 770-775.

Warren, T. & Gibson, E. (2002). The influence of referential processing on sentence complexity. Cognition, 85, 79-112

Tokowicz, N., & Warren, T. (2010). Beginning adult L2 learners sensitivity to morphosyntactic violations: A self-paced reading study. European Journal of Cognitive Psychology, 22, 1092-1106.

Tokowicz, N., & Warren, T. (in press). (2010). Beginning adult L2 learners sensitivity to morphosyntactic violations: A self-paced reading study. European Journal of Cognitive Psychology

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