SLHS Faculty

NameTitleSpecialty AreasEmail
Alexander, Joshua Assistant Professor Audiology
Speech Perception
Bauer Malandraki, Jaime Clinical Instructor

Adult swallowing disorders
Pediatric feeding and swallowing disorders
Voice and upper airway disorders

Bharadwaj, Hari Assistant Professor

Auditory Perception
Autism Spectrum Disorders
Applications of Functional Brain Imaging
Speech Perception

Brosseau-Lapré, Françoise Assistant Professor

Cross-linguistic & bilingual phonological development & disorders
Speech Perception
Speech Production
Cicholski, Barbara Clinical Assistant Professor

Pediatric Speech and Language Disorders
Language and Literacy
Aural Rehabilitation
Accent Modification
Clinical Supervision
Diefendorf, Allan Professor or
Ertmer, David Professor Emeritus Early spoken language development in young cochlear implant recipients
Aural rehabilitation
Francis, Alexander L. Associate Professor

Speech perception
Acoustic phonetics
Cross-language and second language speech perception
Lexical tone
Listening effort
Gandour, Jackson T. Professor Emeritus Linguistics
Cognitive neuroscience
Tonal languages
Goffman, Lisa Professor Language and motor development disorders
Speech production
Developmental language and speech sound disorders
Greeenwell, Tamar Clinical Assistant Professor

Pediatric Speech and Language Disorders
Language and Literacy
Pragmatic Language
Articulation and Phonology

Gulker, Hope Clinical Associate Professor
Gutmann, Michelle Clinical Associate Professor Augmentative & Alternative Communication(AAC)
Adult neurogenic& neurodegenerative disorders of communication
Medical speech-language pathology

Halum, Stacey Research Professor

Heinz, Michael Professor Sensorineural hearing loss
Neural coding in normal and impaired auditory systems
Models of auditory signal processing and perception
Huber, Jessica Professor

Motor speech disorders
Parkinson’s disease
Speech science
Kaganovich, Natalya Assistant Professor

Audiovisual processing
Cognitive neuroscience Approaches to language Acquisition and language processing
Developmental language disorders
Keehn, Brandon Assistant Professor Autism spectrum disorder
Developmental cognitive neuroscience
Kemmerer, David Professor Neural organization of linguistic meaning and its relationships with grammer, perception, and action
Embodied cognition
Linguistic typology
Kluender, Keith R. Professor and Head Perception of Complex Sounds
Speech Perception
Perceptual Learning and Plasticity
Models of Sensorineural Systems
Krishnan, Lata Clinical Professor Comprehensive infant and pediatric assessment and intervention
Adult diagnostics and intervention
Physiologic and electrophysiologic assessment procedures
Krishnan, Ravi Professor Auditory Neuroscience
Brainstem encoding of complex sounds in normal and impaired ears 
Pitch encoding and influence of language experience on pitch encoding in the brainstem and auditory cortex
Lee, Jiyeon Assistant Professor

Cross-linguistic studies
Leonard, Jeanette Clinical Professor Emerita
Leonard, Laurence B. Distinguished Professor Child Language Development and Disorders
Malandraki, Georgia Assistant Professor Swallowing and feeding Swallowing disorders Neuroscience
Masters, Christi Clinical Assistant Professor
Mornout, Claudia Clinical Professor

Clinical Administration/Supervision
Adult cognition and language
Swallowing disorders
Munguia-Vazquez, Raymundo Clinical Assistant Professor

Auditory Cortex plasticity and to understand how the central nervous system adapts and responds to a diverse array of disorders

Newell, Melissa Clinical Assistant Professor Pediatric/infant diagnostics and hearing aid services
Adult diagnostics and hearing aid services
Auditory Evoked Potentials
Vestibular assesments

Poole, Mary Lou Clinical Associate Professor

Adult cognition and language
Child speech and language
Sayles, Mark Assistant Professor

Systems neuroscience
Brainstem auditory neurophysiology
Binaural hearing
Sensorineural hearing loss

Seidl, Amanda Professor

Speech perception
Language development
Simpson, Jennifer Clinical Professor
Sivasankar, Preeti Professor

Laryngeal physiology
Voice disorders
Voice production
Voice across the lifespan
Hypersensitive airway

Smith, Anne Distinguished Professor

Speech production
Snow, David Professor Emeritus
Solomon, Barbara Clinical Professor

Clinical Administration/Supervision
Medical speech-language pathology
Voice disorders
Clinical education
Sommer, Anne Clinical Instructor Adult/Pediatric Diagnotics
Hearing Aid (Fitting/Repair)
Hearing Conservation
Cerumen Management
Strickland, Beth Professor
Studebaker, Emily Tyson Clinical Assistant Professor

Autism Spectrum Disorders
Pediatric Speech and Language Disorders                 
Van Hyfte, Shannon Clinical Associate Professor

Aural rehabilitation for adults
Adult diagnostics
Pediatric diagnostics
Auditory evoked potentials
Hearing Aid (Fitting/Repair)
Cerumen Management
Weber, Chris Professor & Associate Head

Cognitive Neuroscience
Language Processing
Language Development
Language Impairment
Neural Systems for Language

Wendt, Oliver Assistant Professor

Augmentative and Alternative Communication
Autism Spectrum Disorders
Clinical Research
Evidence-based Practice
Wetzel, Dawn Clinical Associate Professor

Clinical Administration/Supervision
Medical Speech-Language
Swallowing disorders
Wilbur, Ronnie Professor

Sign Language Linguistics

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