Helen Long, PhD, CCC-SLP

Postdoctoral Researcher, Waisman Center

Helen Long, PhD, CCC-SLP is a T32 postdoctoral researcher in the Wisconsin Intelligibility, Speech, and Communication (WISC) Laboratory (PI: Katie Hustad) at the Waisman Center of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She is formally trained as a speech-language pathologist (SLP) and worked for 9 years before and during her doctoral work as an SLP.

Her primary research studies prelinguistic vocal development in infants at risk of cerebral palsy for early biomarkers of speech impairment.

Helen is a co-founding collaborator of CSDisseminate, a grassroots initiative dedicated to educating CSD scientists and clinicians on open access practices in research.

She loves reading, Pilates, watching cooking shows, and pretending she can cook.

Email: helen.long@wisc.edu

Twitter: @longhelenl

PhD

2020

University of Memphis

Memphis, TN, USA

Communication Sciences and Disorders

Collateral Area: Cognitive Science

Long, H. L. (2020). Endogenous and social factors influencing infant vocalizations as fitness signals. Doctoral dissertation. The University of Memphis. doi.org/10.31219/osf.io/cz7qe

MS

2012

Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL, USA

Communication Sciences and Disorders

Concentration: Speech-Language Pathology

BA

2010

Indiana University

Bloomington, IN, USA

Speech and Hearing Sciences;

Slavic and East European Languages and Cultures

Minors: Linguistics, Psychology