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Giselle Nunez

Title:Assistant Professor
Office:Warde Academic Center
Email:gnunez@sxu.edu
Department: Comm. Sci. & Disorders

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Illinois-Chicago
  • M.S., Rush University
  • B.S., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Research Interests

  • Bilingual Language Development
  • Early Intervention

Certification/Licensure

  • Licensed Speech-Language Pathologist - State of Illinois
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Certificate of Clinical Competence

Clinical Interests

  • Assessment and treatment of bilingual children
  • Parent education
  • Language development and disorders
  • Student preparation for practica in schools working with culturally and linguistically diverse families and students

Courses Taught

  • CSDI 305: Development of Language of Young Children
  • CSDIG 503: Developmental Disorders of Language

Recent Publications

Núñez, G., & Hughes, M. T. (2018). Latina mothers' perceptions and experiences of home-based speech and language therapy. Perspectives of the ASHA Special Interest Groups, 3 (14), 40-56.

Gonzalez, W., Núñez, G., Hughes, M. T., & Soria, M. (2018). Engaging in Latino activities at home: Latino families speak up. International Journal of Education, 2 (10), 50-59.

Selected Professional Presentations

Núñez, G., Gonzalez, W., Hughes, M. T., & Soria, M. (February, 2018). Establishing collaborative partnerships with diverse families. Presented at Council for Exceptional Children, Tampa, FL.

Hughes, M. T., Nunez, G., Gonzalez, W. (February, 2018). Engaging with families of children with autism: A Colombian experience. Presented at Council for Exceptional Children, Tampa, FL.

Núñez, G. (February, 2018). Latino family perceptions of home-based early intervention services. Poster presented at Council for Exceptional Children, Tampa, FL.

Núñez, G. (November, 2017). Latino family perceptions of home-based early intervention services. Poster presented at American Speech and Hearing Association Conference, Los Angeles, CA.

Núñez, G., Gonzalez, W., & Soria, M. (November 2017). Educators & parents working together to promote academic based language skills. Poster presented at American Speech and Hearing Association Conference, Los Angeles, CA.

Núñez, G., Gonzalez, W., Soria, M., & Hughes, M. T. (November 2017). Latino families & literacy development: How to promote skills at home & school. Poster presented at American Speech and Hearing Association Conference, Los Angeles, CA.

Núñez, G., Gonzalez, W., Soria, M., & Hughes, M. T. (July 2017). Latino families: Promoting literacy development at home. Poster presented at American Speech and Hearing Association: Schools Connect, New Orleans, LA.