Curriculum Vitæ

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2017-

Research Scientist

Laboratory for Language DevelopmentRIKEN Center for Brain Science, Wako, JAPAN

2016

Lecturer - Child Development

School of Psychology - University of Ottawa, CANADA

2016-2017

Postdoctoral Researcher

Language Development LaboratoryUniversity of Ottawa, CANADA

2015-2016

Postdoctoral Researcher

Laboratoire Psychologie de la Perception CNRS UMR8242, Paris, FRANCE

2011-2014

Teaching Assistant

Institut de PsychologieUniversité Paris Descartes, Boulogne-Billancourt, FRANCE

EDUCATION

2014

Ph.D. in Psychology

Supervisor: Dr. Thierry NazziLaboratoire Psychologie de la Perception CNRS UMR8242Université Paris Descartes, Paris, FRANCE

2011

M.S. in Cognitive Science - Cogmaster

Ecole Normale SupérieureUniversité Paris DescartesEcole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales

2009

B.A. in Psychology

Institut de Psychologie - Université Paris Descartes

PUBLICATIONS

    • Von Holzen, K., Nishibayashi, L.-L., & Nazzi, T. (2018). Consonant and vowel processing in word form segmentation: an infant ERP study. Brain Sciences, 8(2), 24.
    • Berdasco-Munoz, E., Nishibayashi, L.-L., Baud, O., Biran, V., & Nazzi, T. (2018). Early segmentation abilities in preterm infants. Infancy, 23(2), 268-287.
    • Nishibayashi, L.-L. & Nazzi, T. (2016). Vowels then consonants: early bias switch in recognizing segmented word forms. Cognition, 155, 188-203.
    • Nazzi, T., Nishibayashi, L.-L., Berdasco-Munoz, E., Baud, O., Biran, V., & Gonzalez-Gomez, N. (2015). Acquisition du langage chez l’enfants prématuré durant la première année de vie. Archives de Pédiatrie, 22(10), 1072-1077.
    • Nishibayashi, L.-L., Goyet, L., & Nazzi, T. (2015). Early speech segmentation in French-learning infants: monosyllabic words versus embedded syllables. Language and Speech, 58(3), 334-350.
    • Nazzi, T., Nishibayashi, L.-L., Berdasco-Munoz, E., Baud, O., Biran, V., & Gonzalez-Gomez, N. (2015). Acquisition précoce du langage (sons et mots) chez l’enfant prématuré. In J.P. Relier (Ed.), Progrès en Néonatalogie, 35 (pp. 69-83). Paris: Karger.
    • Goyet, L., Nishibayashi, L.-L., & Nazzi, T. (2013). Early syllabic segmentation of fluent speech by infants acquiring French. PlosOne, 8(11), e79646.

TEACHING

2016

Child Development (PSY2505)

Schol of PsychologyUniversity of Ottawa, CANADA

2011-2014

Developmental Psychology (DEV2)

Second-year undergraduates

Experimental Psychology (EXP2)

Second-year undergraduates

Cognitive Psychology (PSCOG)

Third-year undergraduates
Institut de Psychologie, Université Paris Descartes

CONFERENCES

2018

Berdasco-Munoz, E., Nishibayashi, L-L., & Nazzi, T. (2018). Early segmentation abilities in fullterm and preterm bilingual infants. Paper presented at the International Symposium on Bilingualism and Cognition (ISBC), Goa, India, November 2018.
Nishibayashi, L-L. & Mazuka, R. (2018). Early consonant bias in recognizing segmented word forms in Japanese-learning infants. Poster presented at the 43rd Boston University Conference on Language Development (BUCLD), Boston, MA, USA, November 2018.

2016

Nishibayashi, L-L. & Yeung, H. H. (2016). Parental contact enhances 8-month-oldsability to segment words. Poster presented at the International Conference on Infant Studies (ICIS), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 2016.
Von Holzen, K., Nishibayashi, L-L., & Nazzi, T. (2016). Consonant and vowel representation in newly segmented words: an ERP study. Poster presented at the International Conference on Infant Studies (ICIS), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 2016.
Nishibayashi, L-L., Berdasco-Munoz, E., & Nazzi, T. (2016). Preterm infants segment words from fluent speech by 6 months of age, as full-term infants. Poster presented at the International Conference on Infant Studies (ICIS), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 2016.

2015

Nishibayashi, L-L. & Yeung, H. H. (2015). Social attention facilitates word segmentation in French-learning 8-month-olds. Poster presented at the 40th Boston University Conference on Language Development (BUCLD), Boston, MA, USA, November 2015.
Nishibayashi, L-L., Wang, Y., Seidl, A., & Nazzi, T. (2015). Functional C/V asymmetries in segmented word form recognition: data from English-learning 8-month-olds. Poster presented at the Biennial Meeting Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD), Philadelphia, PA, USA, March 2015.

2014

Nishibayashi, L-L. & Nazzi, T. (2014). Vowels then consonants: behavioral switch between 6 and 8 months in recognizing segmented word forms. Paper presented at the 39th Boston University Conference on Language Development (BUCLD), Boston, MA, USA, November 2014.
Nishibayashi, L-L. & Nazzi, T. (2014). Asymmetry in consonant/vowel processing in recognizing segmented word forms: evidence of a switch between 6 and 8 months of age. Poster presented at the XIXth Biennial International Conference on Infant Studies (ICIS), Berlin, Germany, July 2014.
Nishibayashi, L-L., Goyet, L., & Nazzi, T. (2014). Word and syllabic segmentation in French-learning 6-month-olds. Poster presented at the 6th Dubrovnik Conference on Cognitive Science, Language and Conceptual Development (DuCog), Dubrovnik, Croatia, May 2014.

2013

Nishibayashi, L-L. & Nazzi, T. (2013). Early consonant/vowel processing asymmetry: evidence from speech segmentation with French-learning 8-month-olds. Poster presented at the Biennial Meeting Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD), Seattle, WA, USA, April 2013.

2012

Nishibayashi, L-L. & Nazzi, T. (2012). Early consonant/vowel asymmetry: evidence from speech segmentation in French-learning 8-month-olds. Paper presented at the XVIIIth Biennial International Conference on Infant Studies (ICIS), Minneapolis, MN, USA, June 2012.
Nishibayashi, L-L. & Nazzi, T. (2012). Early consonant/vowel asymmetry: behavioral evidence from speech segmentation in French infants. Paper presented at the Journées annuelles du GDR Neurosciences Cognitives du Développement, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France, July 2012.

2011

Nishibayashi, L-L. & Nazzi, T., (2011). Perceiving consonants and vowels: behavioral evidence of a consonantal bias in early word segmentation. Paper presented at the Groupement de Recherche Neurosciences (GDR) Cognitives du Développement, Paris, France, December 2011.
Nishibayashi, L-L. & Nazzi, T. (2011). Asymmetry in consonant/vowel processing: evidence from early word segmentation. Paper presented at the 36th Boston University Conference on Language Development (BUCLD), Boston, MA, USA, November 2011.
Goyet, L., Nishibayashi, L-L., & Nazzi, T. (2011). Syllabic and TP-based segmentation in French-learning 8-month-olds. Poster presented at the XIIth International Congress for the study of Child Language (IASCL), Montreal, Canada, July 2011.

GRANTS & AWARDS

2018

Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research KAKENHI 18K13379

Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)

2014

Paula Menyuk travel award

Boston University Conference for Language Development (BUCLD)

Travel Award for ICIS

GDR neuroscience cognitives du développement, CNRS

2013

Travel Award for SRCD

GDR neuroscience cognitives du développement, CNRS

2011

Travel Award for BUCLD

GDR neuroscience cognitives du développement, CNRS

2011

Three-year doctoral fellowship

Ecole Doctorale Cognition, Comportements, Conduites Humaines ED261

SCIENTIFIC SERVICE

2014-2016

Creation and organization of the Student & Postdoc Talks (SPOT)

Laboratoire Psychologie de la Perception, CNRS UMR 8242

2012-2013

Organization of the Speech team weekly meetings

Laboratoire Psychologie de la Perception, CNRS UMR 8242

SKILLS

Languages

French: native

Japanese: native

English: fluent

Softwares

Statistica, Statsoft, Inc.

SPSS, IBM

Praat, Phonetic sciences (Paul Boersma & David Weenink)

Audition CC, Adobe

E-prime, Psychology Software Tools, Inc.

Netstation, Electrical Geodesics, Inc. (Summer school, Paris, France, 2012)

EEGlab / ERPlab

Fieldtrip (Oostenveld, Fries, Maris, & Schoffelen, 2011)

Letswave (http://www.nocions.org/letswave/)

Biolab Acquisition, MindWare Technologies, LTD.

Neuroscan & Presentation, Neurobehavioral Systems

Other

Headturn Preference Procedure set-up

MEDIA