Doctoral Students

Erin Andres

Research Interest

Genetics of Language Impairment
(inheritance patterns, causative and candidate genes)

Research Faculty Advisor

Dr. Hashim Raza

Tammy Demaree

Research interests

Language Development and Disorders
Specific Language Impairment

Faculty Advisor

Dr. Mabel Rice

Research Interest

Language Development and Disorders
Neurodevelopmental Disorders 
Parent-child Interactions 

Research Faculty Advisors

Dr. Steven Warren

Samantha Ghali

Research Interests

Bilingual and multilingual language acquisition
Language processing of humor in children with SLI
Culturally- and linguistically-responsive service delivery

Faculty Adviser

Dr. Mabel Rice

Teresa Giorlamo

Research Interest

Specific Language Impairment
Language Abilities of Individuals with Autism

Research Faculty Advisors

Dr. Mabel L. Rice
Dr. Steven Warren

Kylie Helm

Research Interest

Specific Language Impairment
Child Language Acquisition
Language Acquisition in Trauma and Poverty

Research Faculty Advisors

Dr. Mabel L. Rice

Research Interest

Dialectal variations in children who speak African American English and Mainstream American English
Augmentative and Alternative Communication
Speech and Language Impairment

Research Faculty Advisors

Dr. Mabel L. Rice

Claire Selen

Research Interest

Language Acquisition
Specific Language Impairment
Child Maltreatment

Research Faculty Advisors

Dr. Mabel L. Rice
Dr. Yolanda Jackson

Lindsay Williams

Research Interests

Language and intervention in minimally verbal children and children with autism

Faculty Advisers

Dr. Steven Warren
Dr. Nancy Brady
Dr. Utako Minai


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