Centre Director

As a child, Leher lived in Hong Kong and the United States. She learnt Cantonese for a brief spell and still remembers enough to order Dim Sum!

Leher did her PhD at Brown University and currently holds the position of Associate Professor and Director of Research at the National University of Singapore’s Psychology Department. Her research examines the role of variability on early spoken word recognition and word learning in infants, as well as infant predictors of childhood language abilities.