B.A., University of Virginia, Charlottesville; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University, Bloomington. Recipient: National Science Foundation grant; National Institutes of Health grant for research on phonological awareness in children with language impairment. Research and teaching interests include artificial intelligence, speech recognition, and spoken human/computer interfaces. Articles have appeared in Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, IEEE Transactions on Speech and Audio Processing, Journal of Phonetics, Computational Neuroscience, and Neural Representation of Temporal Patterns. At Bard since 2002.