Jessica Brown (Walker), PhD, CCC-SLP

Assistant Professor


  • SLHS 543 - Adult Language Disorders: TBI, Dementia, and Right Hemisphere Dysfunction
  • SLHS 597 - Alternative and Augmentative Communication


Jessica Brown, PhD, CCC-SLP, brings expertise in traumatic brain injury and AAC (Augmentative/Alternative Communication) when she joins our tenure-track faculty in August 2017. Dr. Brown received her MS and PhD from the University of Nebraska. Her research is focused on the development and validation of assessment and treatment protocols for individuals who have experienced traumatic brain injury. She also investigates augmentative and alternative communication strategies for individuals with significant communication impairments. As Assistant Professor, Dr. Brown will teach in her specialty areas of traumatic brain injury and augmentative and alternative communication.