Alexander Tucci, MS, CCC-SLP

PhD Candidate

Alex is a certified speech-language pathologist and PhD candidate working with Dr. Elena Plante. He graduated from the University of Arizona's MS program in Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences in 2017 and completed his clinical fellowship year in 2019-2020 in Tucson Unified School District working with K-8 students. Alex's broad research interests are assessment development and psychometrics, the intersection of language and literacy, and developmental language disorder. His dissertation project is focused on determining the ways in which developmental language disorder affects the written language skills of young adults.