SLHS Faculty

Name Title Specialty Areas Email
Alexander, Joshua Associate Professor Audiology
Speech Perception
Bauer Malandraki, Jaime Clinical Assistant Professor

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

Bernt-Santy, Heather

Early Childhood Specialist

Bharadwaj, Hari Assistant Professor

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

Borovsky, Arielle Associate Professor

Language Structure, Development, and Disorders: Single Language and Crosslinguistic Studies

Brosseau-Lapré, Françoise Assistant Professor

Cross-linguistic & bilingual phonological development & disorders
Speech Perception
Speech Production
Diefendorf, Allan Professor or
Francis, Alexander L. Associate Professor

Speech perception
Cognitive aging
Listening effort
Noise sensitivity/annoyance
Greenwell, Tamar Clinical Assistant Professor

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

Gritt, Anne Clinical Assistant Professor

Early Intervention
Pediatric Speech and Language Disorders
Pragmatic Language

Gutmann, Michelle Clinical 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
Hubertz, Jillian Clinical Assistant Professor

Infant/Pediatric diagnostic evaluations and intervention including amplification device
Adult diagnostic evaluations and intervention including amplificaiton devices and assistive listening devices
Auditory evoked potentials
Early Intervention

Kaganovich, Natalya Associate Professor

Multisensory processing
Auditory cognitive neuroscience
Speech and language processing
Development language disorder
Neural and cognitive changes for language processing during mid-childhood
Cognitive Electrophysiology
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  Perception of Complex Sounds
Speech Perception
Perceptual Learning and Plasticity
Information-theoretic 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
Loudermill, Chenell Clinical Professor

Pediatric Speech and Language Disorders
Autism Spectrum Disorders
Clinical Administration Supervision
Malandraki, Georgia Associate Professor Swallowing and feeding Swallowing disorders Neuroscience
Masters, Christi Clinical Associate Professor Early Intervention
Pediatric Speech and Language Disorders
Clinical Administration/Supervision
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

Seidl, Amanda Professor & Interim Head, Department of Nutrition Science

Speech perception
Language development
Simpson, Jennifer

Clinical Professor & Associate Head Director of Clinical Education in Audiology

Adult diagnostics
Infant and pediatric diagnostics
Auditory evoked potentials
Hearing Aids
Sivasankar, Preeti Professor & Department Head

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

Smith, Anne Emeritus Distinguished Professor

Speech production
Solomon, Barbara Clinical Professor

Clinical Administration/Supervision
Medical speech-language pathology
Voice disorders
Clinical education
Sommer, Anne Clinical Assistant Professor Adult/Pediatric Diagnostics
Hearing Aid (Fitting/Repair)
Hearing Conservation
Cerumen Management
Strickland, Elizabeth

Hearing Conservation
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 

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

Wetzel, Dawn Clinical Associate Professor

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

Sign Language Linguistics

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