Short CV/Education and training

  • 2011 – 2016
    NWO VIDI project at the Center for Language Studies (Radboud University Nijmegen): What makes a good listener? Correlates of speech-comprehension ability in young and older adults

  • 2010 – 2011
    Senior staff member in Psychology of Language department at the Max Planck institute for Psycholinguistics Nijmegen

  • 2006 – 2010
    Post-doc project (NWO VENI-grant) at the Utrecht institute of Linguistics and the Max Planck institute for Psycholinguistics Nijmegen: Old ears, old brains: Problems in speech perception in elderly listeners

  • 2002 – 2006
    Post-doc project at Utrecht institute of Linguistics OTS on auditory speech processing in aphasic patients

  • 1997 – 2002
    PhD project at Utrecht institute for Lingustics OTS resulting in dissertation entitled Production and perception of fast speech (2003)

  • 1997
    Master degree in English language and literature, Leiden University (Ma thesis A perceptual study of vowel nasalisation in RP English)

Selected publications

  • Janse, E., & Adank, P. (2012). Predicting foreign-accent adaptation in older adults. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 65, 1563-1585. doi:10.1080/17470218.2012.658822.

  • Jesse, A., & Janse, E. (2012). Audiovisual benefit for recognition of speech presented with single-talker noise in older listeners. Language and Cognitive Processes, 27(7/8), 1167-1191. doi:10.1080/01690965.2011.620335.

  • Janse, E., & Ernestus, M. (2011). The roles of bottom-up and top-down information in the recognition of reduced speech: Evidence from listeners with normal and impaired hearing. Journal of Phonetics, 39(3), 330-343. Doi:10.1016/j.wocn.2011.03.005.

  • Adank, P., & Janse, E. (2010). Comprehension of a novel accent by young and older listeners. Psychology and Aging, 25(3), 736-740. Doi:10.1037/a0020054.

  • Adank, P. & Janse, E. (2009). Perceptual learning of time-compressed and natural fast speech. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 126, 2649-2659.

  • Janse, E. (2009). Processing of fast speech by elderly listeners. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 125, 2361-2373.

  • Janse, E., Nooteboom, S. & Quené, H. (2007). Coping with gradient forms of /t/-deletion and lexical ambiguity in spoken word recognition. Language and Cognitive Processes, 22 (2), 161-200.

  • Janse, E. (2006). Lexical competition effects in aphasia: deactivation of lexical candidates in spoken word processing. Brain & Language 97, 1-11. Doi:bandl.2005.06.011.

  • Janse, E. (2004). Word perception in fast speech: artificially time-compressed vs. naturally produced fast speech. Speech Communication 42 (2), 155-173.

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