Dr Tamara Rathcke

Research Program: Music Cognition and Action


Dr Tamara Rathcke is a senior lecturer in Linguistics at the University of Kent/UK. As a phonetician, shestudies spoken language and non-verbal means of communication. Her research focuses on prosodic aspects of speech, and she is particularly interested in understanding links that connect language with music.

Purpose of Visit

Dr Rathcke will be visiting Professor Peter Keller and his group, to discuss her ongoing research on
sensorimotor synchronisation with language. The main aim of this research is to unveil the acoustic and structural bases of rhythm perception across prosodically diverse languages.

Appointment Dates

August 2019 - October 2019

Home University / Employer

University of Kent - Canterbury, United Kingdom


For a full listing of my publications, please visit my home university profile(opens in a new window)