Texas State Assistant Professor Rahul Chakraborty has been selected for the 2008 Editor’s Award for the speech section of the Journal of Speech-Language And Hearing Research. Chakraborty teaches in the Department of Communication Disorders.
Chakraborty’s peer-reviewed and published article, called “Physiological Indices of Bilingualism: Oral-Motor Coordination and Speech Rate in Bengali-English,” was chosen by the editor and associate editor as meeting the highest quality standards in research design, presentation and impact for a given year.
The award is considered the most prestigious national research award that a professor in the field of communication disorders can receive.
Chakraborty will be presented with the award on Nov. 20 during a ceremony at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association’s annual convention.Email | Print