Jessica Phillips-Silver, Ph.D.
Ph.D. in auditory development and music perception, McMaster Institute for Music and the Mind, Ontario
Bachelor of Humanities and Arts in psychology and music, Carnegie Mellon University
Jessica Phillips-Silver is a postdoctoral fellow at Georgetown University Medical Center, in the Laboratory of Integrative Neuroscience and Cognition. Previously she was a postdoctoral fellow at the International Laboratory of Brain, Music and Sound in Montreal. Jessica conducts research on entrainment in music and movement, with interests in typical development as well as groups of individuals who are blind or deaf; tone-deaf or beat-deaf. She also studies the development of executive functioning in early childhood.