Faculty & Staff

photo of Mohinish Shukla

Mohinish Shukla, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Psychology, College of Liberal Arts
  • Telephone: 617-287-4000
  • Office Location: McCormack Hall

Areas of Expertise

Developmental cognitive linguistics and neuroimaging


PhD, SISSA/ISAS, Trieste, Italy

Additional Information

Dr. Shukla is interested in the developing infant mind and brain, in particular in the domain of human language. He is interested both in discovering early cognitive capacities that make language learning possible and the mechanisms by which such early capacities lead to language learning. Dr. Shukla's research utilizes both behavioral (eye-tracking) and neuroimaging (Near-Infrared Spectroscopy) methods.