Dr. Kay Chen, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Dr. Kay Chen, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Dr. Kay Chen, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Assistant Professor
Thompson Hall

Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Kay Chen is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication Disorders and Sciences. She received a Ph.D. in Rehabilitation Sciences and Technology from the University of Pittsburgh in 2016. From 2016 to 2017, Kay worked as a postdoctoral researcher at Language Technologies Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, where she studied AAC language data sciences and implementation.

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Teaching Interests

Kay is interested in teaching Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC), research methodology, single-subject experimental designs, evidence-based practice, and clinical methods in assessment and intervention.

Research Interests

Language Technologies and data sciences for AAC intervention, Performance measurement, Chinese AAC research and development.


  • Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP)

Professional Memberships

  • The Speech-Language and Hearing Association of Western New York
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • International Society for Augmentative and Alternative Communication -Taiwan Chapter