speech clinician demonstrating throat technique to 5-year-old girl

Speech & Hearing Science

Promote effective communication, a human right, through research and clinical practice. Prepare for a career that improves lives.


Specialized Faculty

Emeritus Faculty

  • Nicoline Ambrose
    Nicoline Ambrose, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
  • Ron Chambers
    Ron Chambers, Ph.D., CCC-A
  • Julie Hengst
    Julie Hengst, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
  • Karen Iler Kirk
    Karen Iler Kirk, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
  • David Kuehn
    David P. Kuehn, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
  • Charissa Lansing
    Charissa R. Lansing, Ph.D., CCC-SLP/A
  • Cynthia Johnson Parsons
    Cynthia Johnson Parsons, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
  • Adrienne Perlman
    Adrienne L. Perlman, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
  • Adele Proctor
    F. Adele Proctor, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
  • Ehud Yairi
    Ehud Yairi, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Undergraduate Advising

  • Cathy Warnes
    Cathy Warnes
    Academic Advisor
    • Speech and Hearing Science Building
    • 901 S. Sixth St.
    • Champaign, IL
    • Room 221
    • cwarn@illinois.edu
    • 217-333-8290


Graduate Advising

  • Brian Monson
    Brian Monson, Ph.D.
    Director of Graduate Studies



    Office: (217) 300-6212


Support Staff

The Department of Speech and Hearing Science is located in:

Speech and Hearing Science Building
901 South Sixth Street
M/C 482
Champaign, IL 61820-6206

(217) 333-2230
Fax: (217) 244-2235