The PhD program has 35 students. Each entering class has approximately 7 students. To learn more about why students chose NU read the profiles below.

Peiyao Chen
Background: Psychology; Cognitive Neuroscience
Research: Bilingual language processing
Alex Clain
Background: Physics
Research: Perceptual learning and psychophysics
Brittany Manning
Background: Communication Sciences and Disorders; SLP
Research: co-occurrence of cognitive, social, and behavioral challenges in children with language disorders
Kristi Ward
Background: Speech and Hearing Science
Research: Perception and processing of degraded auditory input
Uzma Wilson
Background: Cell & Molecular Biology and Chemistry; AuD
Research: audiological assessment; cochlear function