Distinguished Professor Anne Cutler


Research Chair
Research Program: Speech and Language


Anne Cutler studied languages and psychology at the Universities of Melbourne, Berlin and Bonn, taught German at Monash University, but embraced psycholinguistics as soon as it emerged as an independent sub-discipline, taking a PhD in the subject at the University of Texas.

Postdoctoral fellowships at MIT and Sussex University followed, and from 1982 to 1993 a staff position at the Medical Research Council Applied Psychology Unit in Cambridge. In 1993 she became a director at the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics in Nijmegen, the Netherlands, a post she held till 2013. She was also professor of comparative psycholinguistics at the Radboud University Nijmegen from 1995 to 2013, and, from 2006 to 2013, part-time Research Professor in MARCS Auditory Laboratories.

In 2013 she took up a full-time position at the MARCS Institute.

Qualifications and Honours

Anne Cutler's awards include the Spinoza Prize of the Dutch Science Council (1999).

She is an elected member of seven scientific academies, in Europe, the US and Australia.

Full Publications

For a full listing of my publications please see my personal publications page.(opens in a new window)

Contact Anne

Phone+61 2 9772 6684
LocationWestern Sydney University Bankstown campus (Bullecourt Ave, Milperra)