Training Researchers in Language Impairments
There is a great need for researchers in communication disorders trained in language impairments. This program provides predoctoral cross-disciplinary research training as well as preparation for research and teaching careers addressing language impairments from a life span orientation. These areas of expertise appear in academic departments of communication disorders, cognitive neuroscience, linguistics, human development, psychology, geriatrics, and cognitive science. The program faculty includes ten experienced, productive researchers who direct active research laboratories.