Sara C. Steele, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Associate Professor
Communication Sciences and Disorders


Education

  • Ph.D., Speech and Hearing Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • M.A., Speech and Hearing Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • B.S., Speech and Hearing Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Research Interests

  • Language disorders in the school-age population
  • The relationship between spoken language impairments and literacy development
  • Vocabulary acquisition in school-age children with language impairment
  • Evidence-based intervention strategies for school-aged children with language impairment
  • Effects of poverty on language acquisition