The Colin L. Powell School for Civic and Global LeadershipDepartment
Degree/Date: B.A. 1973 Institution: Brown University Specialization: Mathematics, Applied Math, Psychology
Degree/Date: M.A. 1975 Institution: Brown University Specialization: Psychology
Degree/Date: Ph.D. 1977 Institution: Brown University Specialization: Psychology
Post-Doctoral Training 1979 Institution: Bell Laboratories Specialization: Communication
Cognitive psychology, perception, and psychology of language. Research in speech and sign language perception.
Recent Publications:Massa, J., Gomes, H., Wolffson, V., & Tartter V. (2008). The concordance rates between parent and teacher clinical evaluation of language fundamentals observational rating scale. International Journal of Language and Communication Disorders, 43, 99-11
Professional Activities: Scholarly and activist research in US human rights violations for Center for Constitutional Rights.
Current Projects: Research in literacy and communication on the Internet, revision of book on abnormal language processing.