Dr Elizabeth Spencer
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School of Humanities and Social Science
The University of Newcastle, Australia
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- PhD, University of Sydney, 2005
- Bachelor of Speech Pathology (Honours), University of Newcastle, 1999
- Bachelor of Arts, Macquarie University, 1992
- clinical linguistics
- language and ageing
- speech intelligibility
Current research involves expolration of the effects of language on ageing.
Language use in older children who stutter with Dr Sally Hewat University of Newcastle..
Fields of Research
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Centres and Groups
Body relevant to professional practice.
- Member - Speech Pathology Australia
- Member - Stuttering and Linguistics Research Group
The Hunter Area Speech Pathologists’ Student Award
Hunter Area Speech Pathology (Australia)
For best performance in final year research.
University of Newcastle (Australia)
For performance in Bachelor of Speech Pathology degree
Health Sciences PhD Research Scholarship
University of Sydney (Australia)
PhD Research Scholarship
Stuttering and language use in adults
American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA), United States (Conference Presentation - non published.)
Stuttering and language use in adults.
American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA) Annual Convention, United States (Conference Presentation - non published.)
Governance activities include coordination and administration of the Clinical Education Program for the Bachelor of Speech Pathology Program.
- Clinical processes
- child language disorders
- professional development