Brandi L. Newkirk-Turner, PhD, CCC-SLP

Brandi Newkirk-Turner, PhD, CCC-SLP

  • Ph.D.  Communication Disorders (Linguistics, minor), Louisiana State University
  • M.A.   Speech-Language Pathology, Western Michigan University
  • B.S.    Audiology and Speech Sciences, Michigan State University

Research Interests: 

  • Acquisition and Development of Child African American English
  • Speech and language assessment of culturally and linguistically diverse children
  • Barriers, opportunities, and potential impacts in reducing or eliminating equity gaps of underserved student population in higher education

Previous Courses Taught: 

  • CMD 527 – Seminar in Child Language Disorders (Birth to Three)
  • CMD 528 – Seminar in Child Language Disorders (School-Age Population)
  • CMD 532 – Research Methods
  • CMD 558 – Seminar in Multicultural Issues
  • CMD 582 – Special Topics in Communicative Disorders

Professional Memberships:

  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

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