Communicative Sciences and Disorders


Welcome to the research page at the NYU Department of Communicative Sciences and Disorders.  This page provides links to faculty research pages and lab webpages in the department. Click here to see recent faculty publications

Dr. Adam Buchwald (lab webpage)
  • Speech and language production in aphasia, apraxia, and unimpaired speakers
  • Relationship between speech motor control and phonological processing
  • Written language processing in aphasia
  • Speech perception and its relationship to production
Dr. Maria Grigos (lab webpage)
  • Speech motor development
  • Childhood apraxia of speech (CAS)
  • Development and disorders of articulation and phonology
  • Craniofacial anomalies
Dr. Eric S. Jackson (lab webpage)
  • Variability in human behavior, particularly developmental stuttering
  • Neural mechanisms of interpersonal communication in speakers who stutter and those who do not
  • Anticipation of stuttering
  • Modeling of brain-behavior-environment interactions
Dr. Susannah Levi (lab webpage, main page)
  • Perception of linguistic and talker information in speech
  • Relationship between talker processing, working memory, and linguistic processing
  • Development of talker processing in children with both typical and impaired language development
Dr. Tara McAllister
  • Articulatory and perceptual influences on phonological development
  • Residual/persistent speech sound errors
  • Biofeedback intervention for speech sound disorders
Dr. Sonja Molfenter (lab webpagemain page)
  • Healthy swallowing
  • Dysphagia assessment
  • Dysphagia treatment
  • Presbyphagia
  • Videofluoroscopy
Dr. Christina Reuterskiold (lab webpage)
  • The relationship between oral and written language
  • Working memory and language skills in children
  • Childrens' narrative skills
Dr. Celia Stewart 
  • Voice and Voice Disorders
  • Neurogenic Communicative Disorders
  • Dysphagia