Clinical Assistant Professor
George Castle is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the department of Communicative Sciences and Disorders.He received his B.S. in Communication Studies from SUNY Oneonta, M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Columbia University and is a Ph.D. Candidate in Speech-Language Pathology at Vanderbilt University.
His research interests are in the development of language and literacy in typically developing individuals as well as those with autism spectrum disorders.
George has conducted research studies on vocabulary and reading comprehension in typically developing and ASD populations and has received funding from the National Institutes of Health to investigate the relationship between pragmatic language, oral language comprehension and reading comprehension.