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Ph.D. Florida Atlantic University, Neuropsychology
M.A. Florida Atlantic University, Psychology
B.S. University of Miami, Biology

Publications/Presentations/Public Speaking, etc.:

Rosselli, M., Ardila, A., Marquez, M., Matos, L., Salvatierra, J.L., Weekes, V.A., & Ostrosky, F. (1999). Linguistic organization in verbal fluency tests among english and spanish speakers and spanish-english bilinguals. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology 14 (8), 714.

Rosselli, M., Ardila, A., Santisi, M. N., Arecco, M.D.R., Salvatierra, J., Conde, A., & Lenis, B. (2002). Stroop effect in Spanish English bilinguals.Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society 8 (6), 819-827.

Rosselli, M.,Tappen, R., Williams, C., Salvatierra, J. (2006). The relation of education and gender on the attention items of the Mini-Mental State Examination in Spanish speaking Hispanic elders. Archives of clinical neuropsychology 21 (7), 677-686.

Salvatierra,J., Rosselli,M., Acevedo, A., & Duara, R. (2007). Verbal fluency in bilingual Spanish/English Alzheimer's disease patients. American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias 22 (3), 190-201.

Rosselli, M., Tappen, R., Williams,C., Salvatierra, J., & Zoller, Y. (2009). Level of education and category fluency task among Spanish speaking elders: Number of words, clustering, and switching strategies. Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition 16 (6), 721-744.

Salvatierra, J.L. & Rosselli, M. (2011). The effect of bilingualism and age on inhibitory control. International Journal of Bilingualism, 15 (1), 26-37.

Academic/Research Interests:

Neuropsychology, Bilingualism, Alzheimer’s disease, Acculturation

Courses Taught:

CLP 1006 Psychology of Personal Effectiveness
DEP 2000 Human Growth & Development
CLP 2140 Abnormal Psychology
PSY 2012 Introduction to Psychology
ISS 1161 The Individual in Society


Judy Lee Salvatierra, Ph. D.
Associate Professor, Senior, Psychology


Office: 3506-13

Phone: (305) 237-3281



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