Audiology ranked 4th in the Wall Street Journal best careers report
CareerCast.com, a career website, ranked 200 jobs from best to worst based on five criteria: physical demands, work environment, income, stress, and hiring outlook.
CSD faculty members present at the annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
A listing of all of the presentations by the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the recent annual meeting of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association held on November 14-16, 2013 in Chicago, IL.
CSD Associate Professor Presents in Europe
Stefan Frisch, PhD, recently presented a keynote address, "Deep Phonotactics", at the 2nd International Workshop on Phonotactics and Phonotactic Modeling at the Scuola Normale Superiore in Pisa, Italy, November 22nd. This workshop aimed to provide an informal atmosphere for discussion on experimental and theoretical aspects of phonotactics and phonotactic modeling in language sciences. This trip was supported in part by a USF Faculty International Travel Grant.
CSD research lab presented five studies at the NEALS Consortium
Dr. Emily Plowman and her lab recently presented five research studies at the Northeast Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (NEALS) Consortium in Clearwater, Florida October 3-4.
Men in Speech Tackling Education, Recruitment and Retention
USF Clinical Instructor in Speech-Language Pathology, Dr. Joseph Constantine, starts group in hopes of educating the public about the lack of diversity within the speech-language pathology profession.
David Eddins, PhD, CCC-A, of CSD receives R01 grant for Psychoacoustic approach to dysphonic voice quality perception study
David Eddins, PhD, CCC-A, an audiologist and hearing scientist of the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD), has received an R01 grant for a study titled "Psychoacoustic approach to dysphonic voice quality perception," from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the National Institute on Deafness and Communication Disorders (NIDCD)
Emily Plowman, PhD, CCC-SLP, of CSD receives R21 grant to fund ALS research
Emily Plowman, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, of the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, has received a R21 grant in the amount of $214,548 for her study entitled "Effects of Strength training on Bulbar Function in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis" from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development.
Second-Year Audiology Students at USF Recognized in White Coat Ceremony
In recognition of the successful completion of the first year of the audiology doctoral program, students participated in a white coat ceremony on August 24 in the Phyllis P. Marshall Student Center.
7th International Adult Aural Rehabilitation Conference held in Florida
The Hearing Rehabilitation Foundation (HRF) and the University of South Florida (USF) co-hosted the 7th International Adult Aural Rehabilitation Conference at the Sirata Resort and Conference Center in St. Pete Beach, Florida, in late May. The meeting is held every 2 years, and attracts participants from around the globe.
USF researchers are teaching piano as a means of studying its impact on cognitive performance in adults and children.
USF will co-sponsor the International Association of Forensic Phonetics and Acoustics Conference
The International Association of Forensic Phonetics and Acoustics Conference (IAFPA) will take place July 21-24, 2013 in Tampa, FL at the Grand Hyatt on Bayport Drive. For the first time since 1995, this organization will meet in the U.S.