School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences


Speech and Language Sciences Seminars

Semester 1 - 2018/19

Thursday 11 October 2018, 12-1pm, King George VI Building, Room 1.12

Aoife Gallagher, University of Limerick - Co-designing an optimal SLT service to schools for children with developmental language disorders (DLD) with practitioners and service-users

Thursday 15 November 2018, 12-1pm King George VI Building, LT6

Frederique Liegeois, University College London - Brain MRI markers of dysarthria and oromotor impairments in children

Thursday 22 November 2018, 12-1pm, King George VI Building, LT6

Shiri Lev-Ari, Royal Holloway, University of London - The development of linguistic skills from a social networks perspective

Thursday 5 December 2018, 12-1pm, Percy Building, G13

Jon Andoni Duñabeitia, University of Nebrija - The impact of literacy beyond the print

Semester 2 - 2018-19

Wednesday 21st March, 11.45-12.45, KGVI.1.71B: Laura Shapiro, Aston University 

  • Title: Tracking reading from primary to secondary school: what are the enduring influences of phonological and decoding skills?


Tuesday 26th March, 4-5pm, KGVI.1.71B: Elinor Payne, University of Oxford

  • Title: Linguistic-phonetic detail in cluster production: shaping perception and infant speech acquisition


Thursday 2nd May, 12-1pm, KGVI.LT6: Ingrid Singer, HU University of Applied Sciences, Utrecht 

  • Title: Communicative participation in young children with DLD


Wednesday 22nd May, 4-5pm, KGVI.1.12: Victoria Leong, University of Cambridge

  • Title: Rhythm and synchrony in early language learning