Communicative Sciences and Disorders

Research Labs

The Department of Communicative Sciences and Disorders has several active research labs. If you are interested in the research opportunities available in a particular lab, please contact the lab director. 

Psycholinguistics, Aphasia, and Neuromodulation Lab
  • Adam Buchwald
  • Populations: Adults with aphasia and/or apraxia of speech; Adults with typical language skills
Motor Speech Lab
  • Maria Grigos
  • Populations: Childen with typical language skills, Children with Apraxia of Speech
Stuttering and Vvariability (SaVvy) lab
  • Eric S. Jackson
  • Populations: Children and adults who do and do not stutter
Acoustic Phonetics and Perception Lab
  • Susannah Levi
  • Populations: Childen with typical language skills, Children with Specific Language Impairment, Adults with typical language skills
Biofeedback Intervention for Speech Lab
  • Tara McAllister Byun
  • Populations: Children with typical language skills, Children with Speech Sound Impairments
NYU Swallowing Research Lab
  • Sonja Molfenter
  • Populations: Functional and physiological changes in the context of aging or head and neck cancer
Small Talk Child Language Development and Disorders Lab
  • Christina Reuterskiold
  • Populations: Children with typical language skills, Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Children with Specific Language Impairment
Nathan Kline Institute
  • Diana Sidtis
  • Populations: Adults with right and left hemisphere damage, Parkinson's Disease
Find Your Voice Lab
  • Celia Stewart
  • Populations: Normal voice production, voice disorders, and voice modification; Motor speech disorders in adults