Faculty and Staff

Tenure/Tenure-Track Faculty

Cari Flint
Cari Flint, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Department Chair and Professor
Phone/Ext:
4758

Office: KH B119

Dr. Flint is the Department Chair. She received her Ph.D. in Speech Pathology from UC Santa Barbara. Her areas of expertise are speech sound and fluency disorders.

Nancy J. Cohick
Nancy J. Cohick, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Professor
Phone/Ext:
4757

Office: KH B106-C

Dr. Cohick received her Ph.D. in Speech Pathology from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Her area of expertise is adult neurogenic disorders, including traumatic brain injury, aphasia, and dysphagia.

Erica Ellis
Erica Ellis, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Assistant Professor

Office: KH B106-D

Dr. Ellis received her Ph.D. in Language and Communicative Disorders from San Diego State University and UC San Diego. Her areas of interest are language delays and disorders in young children, predictors of language outcomes, and parent coaching and intervention strategies.

Peter Ivory
Peter Ivory, Ph.D., CCC-A
Professor
Phone/Ext:
4692

Office: KH B106-B

Dr. Ivory received his Ph.D. in Speech Pathology and Audiology from the University of Kansas. His areas of expertise are audiology and genetics.

Edward S. Klein
Edward S. Klein, Ph.D. CCC-SLP
Professor
Phone/Ext:
2881

Office: KH B122-D (inside of KH B122)

Dr. Klein received his Ph.D. in Special Education from Penn State University. His areas of expertise are phonology and voice.

Mary Kubalanza
Mary Kubalanza, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Assistant Professor
Phone/Ext:
4756

Office: KH B106A

Dr. Kubalanza received her Ph.D. in Speech and Hearing Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Her area of expertise is language and literacy development.

Miles E. Peterson
Miles E. Peterson, Ph.D., CCC-A
Professor and Director of CSULA Hearing Clinic
Phone/Ext:
4693

Office: KH B106-B

Dr. Peterson is the AuD Program Director. He received his Ph.D. in Audiology from the University of Washington. His areas of expertise are audiology, hearing aids, aural
rehabilitation, and private practice.

Gabriela Simon-Cereijido
Gabriela Simon-Cereijido, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Associate Professor
Phone/Ext:
4697

Office: KH B109-A

Dr. Simon-Cereijido received her Ph.D. in Language and Communicative Disorders from UC San Diego. Her areas of expertise are child language and bilingual issues.

Chandan Suresh
Chandan Suresh, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Phone/Ext:
4690

Office: KH B106-B

Dr. Suresh received his Ph.D. in Audiology from Purdue University. His areas of expertise are electrophysiology and hearing science.

Clinical Faculty

Paula Horner
Paula Horner, PhD, CCC-SLP
Lecturer and Robert L. Douglass Speech & Language Clinic Director
Phone/Ext:
4753

Dr. Horner is the Director of the Robert L. Douglass Speech-Language Clinic. She received her Ph.D. in Speech and Hearing Sciences from Ohio State University. Her areas of expertise are high risk infants and toddlers, autism, and augmentative and alternative communication.

Staff

Evelia F. Odom
Administrative Support Coordinator
Phone/Ext:
4690
June Kim
Administrative Support Assistant
Phone/Ext:
4754

Lecturers

Lecturers

Lecturers share an office space at KH B109-D.  For Lecturer office hours, please see the Office Hours Information Board located across from KH B106.