Dr. Wind Cowles

Dr. Wind Cowles

Scientific Review Officer


Division of AIDS, Behavioral and Population Sciences DABP
Biobehavioral and Behavioral Processes BBBP
Study Section:
Language and Communication LCOM

Dr. Wind Cowles serves as the Scientific Review Officer for CSR’s Language and Communication Study Section.

She received her Ph.D. in linguistics and cognitive science from the University of California, San Diego and was a postdoctoral research fellow in the Department of Experimental Psychology at the University of Sussex (UK). Before coming to NIH, Dr. Cowles was an associate professor in linguistics at the University of Florida and director of the Language and Cognition Lab. Her research focused on the interaction of working memory, predictive processing, linguistic representation, and communicative intent in how speakers structure and process information during sentence production and comprehension.