DOMINIQUE VUVAN received her Ph.D. in Psychology with a certificate from the Program in Neuroscience from the University of Toronto in 2012. She was a postdoctoral fellow at the International Laboratory of Brain, Music, and Sound Research from 2012 to 2016. Currently, she is an assistant professor in the Psychology Department at Skidmore College. Professor Vuvan’s research focuses on the neurocognition of music, with particular interests in expectancy processing, language-music interaction, and individual differences.

During the Fall of 2019, Dominique spent her sabbatical at Ryerson University’s SMART Lab, investigating the interactions between vowel content and pitch perception in vocal melodies.