Film scholar, ‘accidental scientist’ among winners of Killam Prize

The Canadian Press reported that Janet Werker, a UBC psychology researcher and Canada Research Chair, is one of five winners of the prestigious Killam Prize.

Werker’s research examines language acquisition among infants who are raised in monolingual and bilingual environments.

The CP story appeared on CBC and in the Globe and MailNational Post, Calgary Herald, and Winnipeg Free Press.