Caroline Palmer

Academic title(s): 


Canada Research Chair in Cognitive Neuroscience of Performance
(Tier I)


Contact Information:


Office: Stewart Biology Building, N7/15
Phone: 514.398.6128
Email: caroline.palmer[at]


Mailing Address:
Department of Psychology
1205 Dr Penfield Avenue
Montreal, QC
H3A 1B1



Research Areas:

Cognition & Cognitive Neuroscience

Research Summary:

Auditory cognitive neuroscience; temporal coordination; skilled performance.

Selected References:

Zamm, A., Pfordresher, P.Q., & Palmer, C. (2015). Temporal coordination in joint music performance: Effects of endogenous rhythms and auditory feedback. Experimental Brain Research, 233, 607-615. 

Palmer, C., Lidji, P., & Peretz, I. (2014). Losing the beat: Deficits intemporal coordination. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society: Biological Sciences, 369, 20130405.

Loehr, J.D., Large, E.W., & Palmer, C. (2011). Temporal coordination and adaptation to rate change in music performance. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 37, 1292-1309.

Lidji, P., Palmer, C., Peretz, I., & Morningstar, M. (2011). Listeners feel the beat: Entrainment to English and French speech rhythms. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 18, 1035-1041.