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Faculty and Staff

Tenured/Tenure-Track Faculty


Cari Flint

Cari Flint, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Department Chair and Professor
Phone/Ext: (323) 343-4758
[email protected]
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.

Alaina Bassett

Alaina Bassett, Ph.D., Au.D., CCC-A
Assistant Professor
Phone/Ext: (323) 343-4693
[email protected]
Office: Off-Campus at the Wellness, Education, and Research Center in Alhambra

Dr. Bassett received her Ph.D. in Communication Disorders and her Au.D. from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Her areas of expertise are vestibular assessment and treatment. 


Nancy Cohick

Nancy J. Cohick, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Professor
Phone/Ext: (323) 343-4757
[email protected]
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
Associate Professor
Phone/Ext: (323) 343-4691
[email protected]
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.


Miwako Hisagi

Miwako Hisagi, Ph.D., Au.D.,CCC-A
Assistant Professor
Phone/Ext: (626)382-0262
[email protected]
Office: Off-Campus at the Wellness, Education, and Research Center in Alhambra

Dr. Hisagi received her Ph.D. in Speech and Hearing Sciences from The University of New York (CUNY) - The Graduate Center and her Au.D. from the University of Connecticut. Her areas of expertise arepsychoacoustics, speech science, amplification, geriatric audiology, and audiologic rehabilitation.

Peter Ivory

Peter Ivory, Ph.D., CCC-A
Professor and Doctor of Audiology (AuD) Program Director
Phone/Ext: (626) 382-0264
[email protected]
Office: Off-Campus at the Wellness, Education, and Research Center in Alhambra

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


Mary Kubalanza

Mary Kubalanza, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Associate Professor
Phone/Ext: (323) 343-4756
[email protected]
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.

Ian Morton

Ian Morton, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Assistant Professor
Phone/Ext: (626) 382-0261
imorton3@calstatela.edu
Office: KH B106-B

Dr. Morton received his Ph.D. in Speech and Hearing Sciences from Vanderbilt University. His area of interest is complex syntax in children with language disorders. 


Miles Peterson

Miles E. Peterson, Ph.D., CCC-A
Professor
Phone/Ext: (626) 382-0261
[email protected]
Office: Off-Campus at the Wellness, Education, and Research Center in Alhambra

Dr. Peterson 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
Professor
Phone/Ext: (323) 343-4697
[email protected]
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: (626) 382-0263
[email protected]
Office: Off-Campus at the Wellness, Education, and Research Center in Alhambra

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, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Lecturer and Robert L. Douglass Speech & Language Clinic Director
Phone/Ext: (323) 343-4753
[email protected]

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.

Margaret Winter

Margaret Winter, M.S., CCC-A
Lecturer and Cal State LA Hearing and Balance Clinic Director
Phone/Ext: (626) 382-0265
[email protected]

Ms. Winter is the Director of the Cal State LA Hearing and Balance Clinic.  She received her M.S. in Communicative Disorders from the University of Redlands. Her areas of expertise are pediatric audiology and implantable auditory devices.

 

Staff


June Kim
Administrative Support Coordinator
Phone/Ext: (323) 343-4699
[email protected]

Jesus Perez
Administrative Support Assistant
Phone/Ext: (323) 343-4754
[email protected]

 

Lecturers


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