Language bootstraps cognitive complexity.
Funded by the ERC Consolidator Grant programme (Connell: 2017-2022).
If it looks like a duck: Emergent categorical structure in the human conceptual system.
Funded by the Leverhulme Trust (Lynott, Connell, & Brysbaert: 2016-2018).
Replication of Strack, Stepper & Martin's (1998) Facial Feedback Hypothesis.
Funded by the Association for Psychological Science (Lynott & Connell: 2015-16).
From mind to hand: Gesture and the spatial grounding of mental representations
Funded by the Leverhulme Trust (Connell & Holler)
Multimodal conceptual representations of size
Funded by the British Academy (Connell & Lynott)
Modality-specific representations in conceptual combination
Funded by the ESRC (Connell & Lynott)
The role of perceptual modalities in conceptual processing
Funded by the ESRC (Connell)