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Speech and Hearing Science Faculty and Research

Research conducted by our faculty addresses fundamental elements of hearing, speech and language centered around three main themes: auditory and language cognitive neuroscience, developmental and educational sciences, and habilitative and rehabilitative sciences. State-of-the-art cognitive, behavioral and neuroscience techniques are used to study speech, language and hearing components of human communication. Our numerous research laboratories provide faculty with opportunities to advance research in their particular areas of focus.


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Ingrid McBride
Clinical Professor (FSC)

Ingrid McBride is a Clinical Professor of Audiology. Her research interests include advanced technology hearing aids, hearing assistive technology, aural rehabilitation, humanitarian audiology, and diagnostic audiology.

Beate Peter
Asst Professor

Beate Peter studies the genetic etiologies of disorders of spoken and written language. Her work contributes to the foundations for early identification of children at genetic risk and for proactive interventions.

Andrea Pittman
Assoc Professor

Andrea Pittman is an Associate Professor in the Department of Speech and Hearing Science in the College of Health Solutions.

Paul Quinn
Lecturer, MY

Paul Quinn served as the program director for American Sign Language in Speech and Hearing Science in the College of Health Solutions at Arizona State University from 2002 through 2018. He is currently a lecturer in the same

Aparna Rao
Clinical Assoc Professor (FSC)
Corianne Rogalsky
Asst Professor

Dr. Rogalsky studies the neurobiology of language and cognition, and how they change after a brain injury (e.g. stroke). Methodologies include neuroimaging, neuropsychology, and translational collaborations with clinicians.

Laida Restrepo
Assistant Dean & Professor

Laida Restrepo is a professor of speech and hearing science and assistant dean for research in the College of Health Solutions. Her research focuses on better understanding bilingual children’s language and literacy skills.

Kristin Samuelson
Dir (FSC) + Clin Asst Profsr
MariaRita Schatzki
Clinical Assoc Professor (FSC)