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Team member since 2018
Linguistics, Cognitive Science, Research, Creative Development
“As you are reading these words, you are taking part in one of the wonders of the natural world. For you and I belong to a species with a remarkable ability: we can shape events in each other's brains with exquisite precision.”
Christopher joined Lexicon to lead the Linguistics group, conduct new naming research, and contribute to creative development. He holds BAs in Linguistics and Cognitive Science from UC Berkeley, and received his Ph.D. in Brain and Cognitive Sciences from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. His academic work applied theories of formal syntax to experimental investigations in language acquisition and language loss. He’s lectured at Berkeley, MIT, Harvard, and presented original research at conferences across North America and Europe.