Sciences

Awards and Fellowships

F31 Predoctoral Fellowship from National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD): “Effects of interrupting noise and speech repair mechanisms in child and adult cochlear-implant users.” (2018-2020)

New Century Scholars Doctoral Scholarship, American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation, $10,000 (2018)

T32 Training Grant via Center for Comparative and Evolutionary Biology of Hearing & National Institute on Deafness and other Communication Disorders (2016, 2017)

Best Student Paper, 1st Place, Acoustical Society of America’s 5th Mini-Conference on Acoustics (2015)

 

Publications

Waddington, Emily, Jaekel, Brittany N., Tinnemore, Anna R., Gordon-Salant, Sandra, & Goupell, Matthew J. (2020). Recognition of accented speech by cochlear-implant listeners. Ear and Hearing

Gaskins, Casey, Jaekel, Brittany N., Gordon-Salant, Sandra, Goupell, Matthew, & Anderson, Samira. (2019). Effects of aging on perceptual and electrophysiological responses to acoustic pulse trains as a function of rate. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 62(4S), 1087-1098.

Jaekel, Brittany N., Newman, Rochelle S., & Goupell, Matthew J. (2018). Age effects on perceptual restoration of degraded interrupted sentences. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 143(1), 84.

Jaekel, Brittany N., Newman, Rochelle S., & Goupell, Matthew J. (2017). Speech rate normalization and phonemic boundary perception in cochlear-implant usersJournal of Speech, Language, and Hearing, 60, 1398-1416.

 

Selected Posters

Jaekel, B. N., Newman, R. S., & Goupell, M. J. (2019, July). Semantic cue and ear effects on perceptual restoration of speech in adult cochlear-implant users. Poster presented at the Conference of Implantable Auditory Prostheses, Lake Tahoe, CA.

Waddington, E., Jaekel, B. N., Tinnemore, A., Gordon-Salant, S., & Goupell, M. J. (2018, May). Audiovisual benefit in the perception of foreign-accented speech by cochlear-implant users. Poster presented at the 175th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Minneapolis, MN.

Jaekel, B. N., Newman, R. S., & Goupell, M. J. (2017, November). Older normal-hearing listeners perceptually restore degraded interrupted speech. Poster presented at the 2017 Aging & Speech Communication Conference, Tampa, FL.

Jaekel, Brittany N., Newman, Rochelle S., & Goupell, Matthew J. (2017, February). Age effects on perceptual restoration of degraded interrupted sentences. Poster session presented at the 40th Annual MidWinter Meeting at the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, Baltimore, MD.

Jaekel, Brittany N., Newman, Rochelle S., & Goupell, Matthew J. (2015, July). Speaking rate effects on phoneme perception in adult CI users with early- and late-onset deafness. Poster session presented at the Conference of Implantable Auditory Prostheses, Lake Tahoe, CA.

Jaekel, Brittany N., Newman, Rochelle S., & Goupell, Matthew J. (2015, May). Speaking rate effects on phonemic boundary perception in cochlear implant users. Poster session presented at the 169th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Pittsburgh, PA.

Selected Talks

Jaekel, B. N., Newman, R. N., and Goupell, M. J. (2019, February). Benefits of recruiting age-matched normal-hearing control groups in cochlear implant speech processing research. Invited Speaker to the Young Investigator Symposium Hearing in aging: Perspectives on the temporal processing deficits throughout the brain. 42nd Annual MidWinter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, Baltimore, MD.

Jaekel, B. N. (2018, October). Perceptual restoration with cochlear implants. Talk presented at the Joint Meeting of the Center for Comparative and Evolutionary Biology of Hearing and National Institute of Health, College Park, MD.

Jaekel, Brittany N. (2015, May). Speaking rate effects on speech perception in adult cochlear implant users. Talk presented at the Acoustical Society of America’s 5th Mini-Conference on Acoustics, College Park, MD.