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Kensy Cooperrider

  • PhD
  • Postdoctoral Scholar
  • University of Chicago Department of Psychology
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Research interests

space and timegestureculturecognitioncommunication

Co-authors (9)

Recent publications

  • The Palm-Up Puzzle: Meanings and Origins of a Widespread Form in Gesture and Sign

    • Cooperrider K
    • Abner N
    • Goldin-meadow S
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  • Where do measurement units come from?

    • Cooperrider K
    • Gentner D

Professional experience

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Psychology, University of Chicago

September 2012 - Present

Visiting Assistant Professor/ Visiting Instructor

Department of Cognitive Science, Case Western Reserve University

August 2011 - June 2012(10 months)


Ph.D. in Cognitive Science

University of California, San Diego

September 2005 - October 2011(6 years)

B.A. in Linguistics

Duke University

September 1999 - May 2003(4 years)