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Angela Roberts
Assistant Professor
Email:
angela.roberts@northwestern.edu
Department(s):
Communication Sciences & Disorders

Angela Roberts

Angela Roberts is an assistant professor in the Pepper Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders with interests in language and acquired cognitive-communication disorders in adults with neurodegenerative disorders. Her research interests include the neurological and behavioral characterization of language and communication profiles in these populations in addition to the design and evaluation of therapy interventions and caregiver education programs. Roberts’ research has been widely published. Her research program uses a variety of methodologies (e.g., discourse analyses, eye tracking, neuroimaging) to answer research questions informed by a clinical career as a speech-language pathologist, spanning over 20 years in the U.S. and Canada.

Lab

Language and Communication in Aging and Neurodegeneration Research Group

Education

Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Cognitive Neurology, Lawson Health Research Institutes; Aging, Rehabilitation, and Geriatric Care Research Centre
PhDHealth and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Western Ontario
MASpeech Language Pathology, University of Tennessee
BASpeech Language Pathology, University of Tennessee

Courses

CSD 495 Acquired Neurolinguistic and Neurocognitive Disorders

CSD 494 Fluency and Fluency Disorders