Nancy Gauvin, EdD, CCC-SLP joins the department as an assistant professor in the tenure stream, effective September 1, 2021. In a newly created tenure stream faculty position, sponsored by the School's of Health Sciences Race and Social Determinants of Equity, Health, and Well-Being Cluster Initiative, Dr. Gauvin will lead the department's newest Communication and Health Equity Outcomes Research Initiative. Dr. Gauvin joins the department from Molloy College in Queens, NY. where she served as an assistant professor. Dr. Gauvin previously served as a clinical assistant professor at the University of Vermont and program instructor/clinical supervisor at Nova Southeastern University. As an assistant professor in the tenure stream, Dr. Gauvin's primary academic responsibilities will involve teaching in the speech language pathology and clinical doctoral programs and the development of a systematic research program consistent with her expertise in vocal health and wellness, craniofacial anomalies/cleft lip and palate and resonance, and cultural considerations in clinical supervision and scholarship of teaching and learning, and health equity and outcomes. As a faculty investigator, she joins CSD's Research Enterprises in Voice and Swallowing (REVS) multi-investigator research initiative and will serve as Director of CSD's newest health equity and outcomes research core.
Department of Communication Science and Disorders