Veena D. Dwivedi

Associate Professor, Psychology/Neuroscience; Director, Dwivedi Brain and Language Laboratory, Brock University

B.Sc. Physiology, McGill University
Ph.D. Linguistics, University of Massachusetts-Amherst


  • –present
    Associate Professor in Brain and Language, Psychology/Neuroscience, Brock University


  • 1994 
    University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Linguistics
  • 1987 
    McGill University, Physiology

Grants and Contracts

  • 2019
    The role of individual differences in motivation and emotion in language comprehension
    Principal Investigator
    Funding Source:
    Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

Professional Memberships

  • Cognitive Neuroscience Society
  • Cognitive Science Society
  • Society for Neurobiology of Language