Our faculty are routinely acknowledged nationally and internationally for their research contributions and clinical innovations. Moreover, faculty are regularly recognized by students, the college, university, and profession for excellence in teaching and mentoring. You can learn more about each faculty member by visiting their profile page below. This website displays profiles for faculty located at the University of Kansas main campus in Lawrence, Kansas. For faculty at the KU Medical Center location, please visit the Intercampus Program in Communicative Disorders


Nancy Brady
Associate Professor, Acting Chair, Speech-Language-Hearing
Dole Human Development Center, Room 3008
Jonathan S. Brumberg
Assistant Professor
Dole Human Development Center, Room 3001
Julie H. Gatts
Clinical Assistant Professor
Haworth Hall, Room 2101D
W. Matthew Gillispie
Clinical Associate Professor
Haworth Hall, Room 2103
Krysta Beaver
Clinical Assistant Professor
Haworth Hall, Room 2101B


Stephanie Meehan
Clinical Assistant Professor
Haworth Hall, Room 2105
Mumu Ana Paula
Clinical Assistant Professor, Clinical Assistant Professor
Haworth Hall, Room 2101A
Kristin Pedersen
Clinical Associate Professor
Haworth Hall, Room 2101E
Mabel L. Rice
Director, Child Language Doctoral Program, Fred and Virginia Merrill Distinguished Professor of Advanced Studies
Dole Human Development Center, Room 3031
Panying Rong, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Dole Human Development Center, Room 3046
holly storkel
Professor, Interim Associate Dean for Academic Innovation and Student Success
Dole Human Development Center, Room 3001
Navin Viswanathan
Associate Professor
Dole Human Development Center, Room 3029
Steven F. Warren
Investigator, Schiefelbusch Institute for Life Span Studies, University Distinguished Professor
Dole Human Development Center, Room 3001
Dr. Jane R. Wegner
Clinical Professor
Haworth Hall, Room 2101

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