James C. MacDougall

Academic title(s): 

Retired Associate Professor


Contact Information:


Email:  james.macdougall[at]mcgill.ca


Mailing Address:
Department of Psychology
2001 McGill College, 7th floor
Montreal, QC
H3A 1G1


James C. MacDougall

Research Areas:

Cognition & Cognitive Neuroscience | Developmental Science

Research Summary:

Prof. MacDougall is interested in the psychological development -- especially in the areas of cognitive and linguistic processes and literacy -- of deaf and physically disabled children.  Other research includes a study of factors that affect mental health in the deaf population, and issues related to communication, disability and the law.

Selected References:

MacDougall, J. C. (2005). The psychological impact of childhood hearing impairment and deafness: Implications for clinical management. ENT News, Pinpoint Publications. Edinburgh, Scotland

MacDougall, J. C. (2004). Irreconcilable Differences: The Education of Deaf Children in Canada. Education Canada, Special Edition on Exceptional Children.

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