Yee Pin Tio | Psychology | SIU

Southern Illinois University



Yee Pin Tio

Doctoral Student, Brain and Cognitive Sciences

Yee Pin Tio



Undergraduate Institution:

Southern Illinois University Carbondale, BA

Current Program:

Brain and Cognitive Science

Year of Matriculation:


Research Interests:

Language and Cognition, Bilingualism, Lexical Semantic

Publications and Presentations:

Lakshmanan, U., Tio, Y.P., Tan, H.Y. (June, 2013).Language and Theory of Mind: Sequential bilingual children's use of Mental State terms in their L1 and L2 narratives. Oral presentation given at the 9th International Symposium on Bilingualism in 2013.

Tio. Y.P., Klaver, J.M., Kibby, M.Y. (May, 2012). BRIEF: Inter-rater Agreement and Relations to Traditional Measures of Executive Functioning. Poster presented at the 2012 Annual Convention of Association of Psychological Science.

Teaching Experience:

Teaching Assistant: Introduction to Neuroscience, Cognitive Psychology, Introduction to Psychology

Guest lecturer: Bilingualism Seminar Class, Introduction to Neuroscience, Cognitive Psychology

Future Career Plans:

Teaching at a college/ university level, and continuing my research interest in language and cognition.

What Attracted Me to SIU:

Teaching opportunities and research resources that could support my exploration in the field of Language and Cognitive Psychology.