Speech Science Research Grant Recipients
Investigators who have earned their doctorate degree within the last 5 years are eligible to compete for the
Speech Science Research Grant. The field of doctorate degree is not limited. This grant is supported by the
Dennis Klatt Memorial Fund, and is awarded biennially.
Kim R. Bauerly
Plattsburgh State University
"The Effects of Emotion on the Acoustic Parameters in Adults Who Stutter"
Aaron C. Moberly
Ohio State University
"Personalizing Aural Rehabilitation for Adults After Cochlear Implantation"
Awarded $5,000 each
Florida State University
"Perceptual Similarity in Dysarthria and the Implications for Learning"
Assistant Biomedical Engineer
Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor, Harvard Medical School
Research Associate, Harvard University
"Acoustic Impact of Vocal Fold Vibratory Irregularities in an Ex Vivo Model"
Mary K. Fagan
Indiana University School of Medicine
"Vocalization and Sound Exploration in Hearing, Deaf, and Cochlear-Implanted Infants"
"Effect of Clear Speech on Production and Perception of Croatian Rhythm"
Lori L. Holt
Carnegie Mellon University
"An Investigation of the Perceptual and Learning Influences on Phonetic Category Formation"
Amy T. Neal
"The Use of Formant Movement Detail in Vowel Identification"
Michael S. Vitevitch
Indiana University, Bloomington
"Lexical and Sublexical Processing of Spoken Words in Adult Users of Cochlear Implants"
Helen M. Hanson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"Acoustic Correlates of Vocal-Fold Vibratory Patterns"
Kathleen Ellen Cummings
Georgia Institute of Technology
"Three Dimensional Modelling of Speech Production"
University of Arizona, Tucson
"Developing a Method for Tracking Voicing Irregularities"