Patricia Carpenter, born in Illinois, USA, in 1946. Ph.D. from Stanford University. Professor of Psychology at Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh.
Fellow (1 September 1982 – 31 August 1983)
My main task was to write a book in collaboration with Marcel Just on reading. We synthesized our own research over the last ten years and used it as a framework to analyse and synthesize other research on skilled and beginner reading.