Emily Lund, PhD, CCC-SLP is an Associate Professor in the Davies School of Communication Sciences and Disorders and the Interim Associate Dean of Research in Harris College of Nursing and Health Sciences at Texas Christian University. Dr. Lund earned a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Spanish, a Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology, and a Ph.D. in Speech and Hearing Sciences from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. Prior to receiving her Ph.D., Dr. Lund worked as a clinical, bilingual speech-language pathologist in the National Center for Childhood Deafness and Family Communication at the Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center.
Dr. Lund’s research investigates the ways that oral language use contributes to spoken and written language learning in monolingual and bilingual children with hearing loss. Her work has been consistently funded by the National Institutes of Health (National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders) and the American Speech Language Hearing Foundation. Dr. Lund received the Fort Worth Business Press Healthcare Heroes Award in 2017 for her work in caregiver training for children with hearing loss.
Within the Davies School of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Dr. Lund teaches the graduate level Research in Communication Sciences and Disorders and graduate level Early Intervention course.
Learn more about Dr. Lund’s research by exploring the lab pages.