Dr. Creel wins prestigious National Science Foundation award

Dr. Sarah Creel has received an NSF CAREER Award for her project "Speaker variability and spoken language comprehension."  The Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program is the National Science Foundation's "most prestigious award" in support of tenure-track faculty. Her distinction is accompanied by a grant for $410,000, awarded through the NSF's Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences (BCS) Division. Dr. Creel is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Cognitive Science where she is director of the Language Acquisition and Sound Recognition Lab.