ManyBabies is all about our amazing network of researchers from around the world. The MB Contributor Dashboard displays the geographical distribution of our contributors. It is an easy way to browse contributors by region, study, or institution and to get a sense of the MB Consortium’s diversity and reach.


To join ManyBabies:

For Contributors:

  • To be added to the MB Dashboard: Fill out the form below.
  • To update any Dashboard information (e.g., change of affiliation or name, add a study): You can either fill out the form below or email us with your updated information.
  • Report MB-related activities: Don’t forget to keep an updated record of your MB-related activities and initiatives (e.g., workshops, talks etc.). Please use this form to help us keep track of all the amazing work you are doing for ManyBabies! Your reported activities will be added to this list of MB activities.

For Project Leads:

  • To add multiple contributors at once: email us

ManyBabies Leadership

Project Leads

project leaders
Each project is led by a small group of researchers who are responsible for moving the project forward, delegating responsibilities, and finalizing consensus-based decisions. Project Leads are listed on the Projects Overview Page.

Executive Director

Heidi Baumgartner

Heidi Baumgartner [email] [2021 - ]

Stanford University (Stanford, United States)

Governing Board

Christina Bergmann

Christina Bergmann [email] [2016 - ]

University of Applied Sciences (Osnabrück, Germany) & Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics (Nijmegen, Netherlands)

Krista Byers-Heinlein

Krista Byers-Heinlein [email] [2016 - ]

Concordia University (Montréal, Canada)

Michael Frank

Michael Frank [email] [2016 - ]

Stanford University (Stanford, United States)

Kiley Hamlin

Kiley Hamlin [email] [2016 - ]

University of British Columbia (Vancouver, Canada)

Melissa Kline Struhl

Melissa Kline Struhl [email] [2016 - ]

Lookit & MIT (Cambridge, United States)


Eon-Suk Ko [email] [2022 - ]

Chosun University (Gwangju, South Korea)

Casey Lew-Williams

Casey Lew-Williams [email] [2016 - ]

Princeton University (Princeton, United States)

Brianna McMillan

Brianna McMillan [email] [2022 - ]

Smith College (Northampton, United States)

Melanie Soderstrom

Melanie Soderstrom [email] [2016 - ]

University of Manitoba (Winnipeg, Canada)

Student Advisors

Mary Beth Neff

Mary Beth Neff [email] [July 2022 - June 2023]

University of Oslo (Oslo, Norway)

Francis Yuen

Francis Yuen [email] [July 2022 - June 2023]

University of British Columbia (Vacouver, Canada)


  • Grace Zhou, University of Manitoba (Winnipeg, Canada), Office Assistant [2021-2023]

Contributor Dashboard Form

To be added to the dashboard (or to update your information), please fill out this form:

Please note that all responses to the Dashboard Form are moderated. Thanks for your patience!