PhD Candidate, University of Calgary

David Sidhu is a PhD candidate in the Department of Psychology at the University of Calgary. He is supervised by Dr. Penny Pexman. His research focuses on how we pair sound and meaning in language (i.e., why some language sounds might be better suited to convey certain meanings). He also explores various other aspects of language processing, including the impact of bodily experience. His research is supported by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada and Alberta Innovates Health Solutions.


  • –present
    PhD Candidate, University of Calgary


  • 2014 
    University of Calgary, MSc Psychology