Rebecca Treiman

Burke & Elizabeth High Baker Professor of Child Developmental Psychological & Brain Sciences in Arts & Sciences
PhD, University of Pennsylvania
BA, Yale University

contact info:

mailing address:

  • WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
  • CB 1125
  • ONE BROOKINGS DR.
  • ST. LOUIS, MO 63130-4899

​Professor Treiman conducts research on language and language development. Her major focus is on reading and spelling skills and how they develop. One line of research examines children's spelling errors and the reasons behind these errors.

For more information, visit Rebecca Treiman's department profile.

From our podcast:

Hold That Thought Podcast

The ABCs of Reading and Writing

What can parents and teachers do to help young children become successful readers and writers? Rebecca Treiman shares recent research that explores how children around the globe take their first steps toward reading and writing.