Diane Novak

Diane Novak is a senior lecturer in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders and serves as the Director of the Center for Audiology, Speech, Language, and Learning at Northwestern University.  Diane is a certified audiologist and has  over 25 years of clinical experience. She teaches, participates in research and is responsible for strategy, finance, marketing and operations for all clinical services. She has special interests in the professional and clinical development of students, improving accessibility to hearing healthcare and educating allied health professionals and consumers on the importance of prevention, identification and treatment of hearing loss and balance issues. 


AuD A.T. Still University of Health Sciences
MS Audiology, Gallaudet University
BA Communication Science and Disorders, University of Toledo


CSD 415-2 Adult Aural Rehabilitation

Diane Novak

Director of Northwestern Center for Audiology, Speech, Language and Learning; Senior Lecturer; Fellow, Hugh Knowles Center


Communication Sciences and Disorders


2315 Campus Drive
Room 2-417
Evanston, IL 60208



Graduate Programs:

Communication Sciences and Disorders