Phonetic Category Formation in Korean-English Bilingual Children
Pemberi pidato: Sue Ann Lee (Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center)
Tanggal: 16, Desember, 2016 – Jumat
Tempat: Kamar 604, Perpustakaan, Kampus Hongkou
Speaker Biography: Dr. Sue Ann Lee is an associate professor in the Department of Speech, Language & Hearing Sciences at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. Dr. Lee earned her bachelor’s degree from Ewha Womans University in South Korea, her Master’s degree from The Ohio State University and her Ph.D. in Speech Pathology at the University of Texas at Austin. Dr. Lee’s research interest lies in three areas. First, her early work focused on characterizing child’s speech behaviors as well as mothers’ speech input. Second, her research also focuses on characterizing phonetic category formation in Korean-English bilingual children. With an R03 funding from NICHD, she investigated how phonetic categories of English and Korean consonants and vowels develop in Korean-English bilingual children and what type of underlying mechanism occurs in this process. Finally, her recent research focuses on examining speech therapy efficacy using various technology such as ultrasound and telepractice. Dr. Lee has received external grants from the National Institutes of Health, CH Foundation and the South Plains Foundation. Her work has been presented at number of international conferences and published in multiple high impact journals such as the Journal of Child Language and Journal of Speech-Language and b Hearing Research.