Shannon Van Hyfte, AuD, CCC-A

Research Interests / Training Areas:

  • Diagnostic testing (pediatrics through adult population)
  • Amplification services
  • Cerumen Management
  • Cochlear Implants


Shannon Van Hyfte, AuD, CCC-A, is a clinical associate professor in the department of speech, language, and hearing sciences at Purdue University. She received her BS in Communication Disorders from Indiana State University and her AuD from Ball State University. She gained experience in both private practice and an ear, nose, and throat clinic prior to coming to Purdue University Audiology Clinic. Her primary responsibilities include her role as clinic director and in clinical education of first through third year AuD students in pediatric through adult diagnostic evaluations as well as providing habilitation/rehabilitation services. In addition, she is course instructor of the Adult Aural Rehabilitation class and arranges externship placements for third year AuD students.

Recent Publications and Presentations:

Van Hyfte, S. (2019). AuD Externships: Building, Managing Successful Experiences. The Hearing Journal, 72(8), 28,30. doi: 10.1097/01.HJ.0000579580.83291.b4

Krishnan, L. & Van Hyfte, S. (2019). Newborn Hearing Screening: Early Education = More Satisfied Mothers. Presentation at 2019 National Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.

Van Hyfte, S. (2018). Pediatric CI care and student learning in a university clinic.  The Hearing Journal, 71(8), 30-31. doi: 10.1097/01.HJ.0000544484.95762.1e

Van Hyfte, S. (2018). Roadmap to Cochlear Implant Clinical Education: Case Study of Student and Patient Success. Accepted poster presentation for ASHA, Boston, MA

Van Hyfte, S. (2017). Highs, lows of developing a CI clinic in an AuD program. The Hearing Journal, 70(11), 10-11. doi: 10.1097/01.HJ.0000527211.51688.75


Clinical Associate Professor

Lyles-Porter Hall, Room 2164
Phone: 765-496-6570

Van Hyfte CV

Speech, Language, & Hearing Sciences, Lyles-Porter Hall, 715 Clinic Drive, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2122, PH: (765) 494-3789

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