DR jessie ricketts
Senior Research Fellow
University of Warwick
Telephone: 07824 541189
Facsimile: 024-7652 4472
I joined CEDAR in September 2009 to work on the Better Communication Research Project. My main areas of research include exploring language and literacy skills in typically developing children and children with language and literacy difficulties.
Doctor of Philosophy, Experimental Psychology. University of Oxford (2005-2008). Thesis: Reciprocal Development in Vocabulary and Reading Skills. Supervisors: Professor Kate Nation and Professor DVM Bishop.
Masters of Science (with Distinction), Experimental Psychology. University of Oxford (2004-2005). Thesis: Beyond decoding: The relationship between reading comprehension and exception word reading. Supervisors: Professor Kate Nation and Professor DVM Bishop.
Bachelor of Science (with First Class Honours), Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol (2000-2003). Dissertation: Implicit versus explicit phonological awareness: How is underlying phonological knowledge associated with reading strategy and ability? Supervisor: Dr Clive Frankish.