Welcome to the Speech and Social Neuroscience Lab

Investigating how the brain processes vocal communication and helps us form social connections.

The human voice connects us. Our research goals are to understand how the brain processes voices and speech, how these sounds enable us to strengthen our social connections, and why certain clinical populations struggle during vocal interactions.

Our Research

Learn about the Speech and Social Neuroscience Lab’s current research interests and why we are investigating vocal communication.


Read to learn more about our research through our recent and past publications.


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