Joanna Porkert

Joanna received her bachelor of arts in Scandinavian studies learning Swedish and Danish and specializing in linguistics. Her BA thesis was a qualitative comparison of second language acquisition of newly arrived migrant pupils in Sweden and Germany.This thesis project was the beginning of her profound interest for research on SLA and the multilingual brain.Therefore, she decided to do the research master in Language and Cognition at Groningen University which gave her the opportunity to be a research assistant in an ERP study on language co-activation in the bilingual mind.  She spends her research internship in the lab of Dr. Bialystok focusing on the bilingual mind.

Education
BA Scandinavian Studies (specialization in linguistics), 2016
since 2016: Research Master in Language and Cognition at Groningen University, The Netherlands