Meghan Clayards

Meghan Clayards, Associate Professor, joint appointment with School of Communication Sciences and Disorders 
Specializations: Phonetics, Speech Perception
PhD: University of Rochester

Contact Information

Email: meghan.clayards [at] (Meghan Clayards) 
Office: 2001 McGill College, room 819 / 1085 Dr. Penfield, room 201
Office Hours: by appointment
Phone: 514-398-4235
Speech Learning Lab

Major Publications

Clayards, M. (accepted) Individual talker and token variability in multiple cues to stop voicing. Phonetica.

Clayards, M., Niebuhr, O., Gaskell, M.G. (2015) The time-course of auditory and language-specific mechanisms in compensation for sibilant assimilation. Attention, Perception & Psychophysics. 77:1, 311-328. doi: 10.3758/s13414-014-0750-z.

Clayards, M, Tanenhaus, M.K., Aslin, R.N., Jacobs, R.A (2008) Perception of speech reflects optimal use of probabilistic speech cues. Cognition, 108(3), 804-809.

Current Grants

What makes a good listener: Individual differences in speech perception and their implications; SSHRC Insight Grant; Meghan Clayards (PI); 2016-2020

Breaking into the Acoustic Stream: The role of allophonic patterns in processing language: SSHRC Insight Grant; Michael Wagner (PI) & Meghan Clayards;  2014-2017