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Dr Andriy Myachykov

Associate Professor

Department: Psychology

Dr Andriy Myachykov received his PhD in Psychology from University of Glasgow in 2007. His research covers aspects of language comprehension and production, bilingualism, number processing, and embodied approaches to how we acquire, store, and access knowledge representations. Andriy is the Module Leader for the course “Cognitive Science and Neuropsychology” (PY0661). He also acts as Deputy Director of Research and Knowledge Exchange. Before Northumbria, Andriy worked at University of Edinburgh, University of Dundee, and University of Glasgow.

Andriy Myachykov

Campus Address

146 Northumberland building

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Add Bilingualism to the Mix: L2 Proficiency Modulates the Effect of Cognitive Reserve Proxies on Executive Performance in Healthy Aging, Gallo, F., Kubiak, J., Myachykov, A. 31 Jan 2022, In: Frontiers in Psychology
  • Biliteracy and acquisition of novel written words: the impact of phonological conflict between L1 and L2 scripts, Bermúdez-Margaretto, B., Kopytin, G., Myachykov, A., Fu, Y., Pokhoday, M., Shtyrov, Y. 1 Apr 2022, In: Psychological Research
  • Corrigendum to “Handling two writing systems in the bilingual brain: ERP investigation” [Int. J. Psychophysiol. (2021) 168S S88–S88. doi:10.1016/j.ijpsycho.2021.07.273] (International Journal of Psychophysiology (2021) 168(S), (S016787602100221X)), Bermúdez-Margaretto, B., Kopytin, G., Myachykov, A., Shtyrov, Y. 1 Feb 2022, In: International Journal of Psychophysiology
  • Deliberative process in sharing information with different audiences: Eye-tracking Correlates, Martin-Luengo, B., Myachykov, A., Shtyrov, Y. 1 Apr 2022, In: Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology
  • Ultra-rapid and automatic interplay between L1 and L2 semantics in late bilinguals: EEG evidence, Bermúdez-Margaretto, B., Gallo, F., Novitskiy, N., Myachykov, A., Petrova, A., Shtyrov, Y. 9 Apr 2022, In: Cortex
  • Attriters and Bilinguals: What’s in a Name?, Gallo, F., Ramanujan, K., Shtyrov, Y., Myachykov, A. 15 Jul 2021, In: Frontiers in Psychology
  • First Language Attrition: What It Is, What It Isn’t, and What It Can Be, Gallo, F., Bermudez-Margaretto, B., Shtyrov, Y., Abutalebi, J., Kreiner, H., Chitaya, T., Petrova, A., Myachykov, A. 7 Sep 2021, In: Frontiers in Human Neuroscience
  • Individual differences in bilingual experience modulate executive control network and performance: behavioral and structural neuroimaging evidence, Gallo, F., Novitskiy, N., Myachykov, A., Shtyrov, Y. 1 Mar 2021, In: Bilingualism

PGR Supervision

  • Ashley Chapman Interactions Between Knowledge Representations: Affordances, Numbers, and Words Start Date: 01/10/2014 End Date: 10/04/2019
  • Leigh Fernandez Pupillometry and Filler Gap Dependencies Start Date: 01/07/2012 End Date: 20/02/2014
  • Katie Trueman Start Date: 01/10/2018 End Date: 05/12/2019


  • Psychology PhD November 29 2007
  • Psychology MSc June 12 2004
  • Linguistics MA June 30 1993

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