College of Health Professions

Department of Audiology, Speech-Language Pathology and Deaf Studies


Faculty and Staff

Diana Emanuel, Ph.D., CCC-A


Department Chairperson



Van Bokkelen, Room 102

Phone:   410-704-2417
Fax:   410-704-4131

Hearing Screening Training Program

Click here to access Pure Tone Hearing Screening in Schools video and related materials

Education and Certification

  • Ph.D. Communication Disorders, Pennsylvania State University 1993
  • M.S. Communication Disorders, Pennsylvania State University 1990
  • B.S. Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, Towson State University 1988
  • ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology
  • Licensed by the Maryland Board of Examiners (license #712)

Teaching Interests

  • Hearing Science
  • Neuroanatomy of the auditory system
  • Technical Writing
  • Statistics
  • Thesis supervision

Professional/ Research Interests

  • Hearing Science
  • Auditory Processing
  • Pedagogy

Recent Publications

  • Cooper, S., Emanuel, D. C., & Cripps. (2012). Deaf studies alumni perceptions of the academic program and off-campus internship. American Annals of the Deaf, 157 (4), 373-385.

  • Emanuel, D. C., Alterman, M., Betner, M., & Book, R. (2012). Development of a video for pure tone hearing screening in schools. Journal of Educational Audiology, 17, 62-76.

  •  Emanuel, D. C., Donai, J. J., & Araj, C. F. (2012). The awareness of the profession of audiology among entering college students. American Journal of Audiology, 21, 41-50.

  •  Emanuel, D. C., Ficca, K., & Korczak, P. (2011). Survey of the diagnosis and management of auditory processing disorders. American Journal of Audiology, 20, 48-60. doi: 10.1044/1059-0889(2011/10-0019)

  •  Emanuel, D. C., Henson, O. E. C., & Knapp, R. (2012). Survey of audiological immittance practices. American Journal of Audiology, 21, 60-75.

  •  Emanuel, D. C., Robinson, C. G., & Korczak, P. (2013). Development of a formative and summative assessment system for Au.D. Education. American Journal of Audiology.

  •  Emanuel, D. C. & Letowski, T. R. (2009). Hearing Science. Baltimore, MD: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins.

  • Emanuel, D. C., Marczewski, C., Nagle, S., & Fallon, K. (in press). A survey of the auditory processing protocols of speech language pathologists. Contemporary Issues in Communication Sciences and Disorders.
  •  Norin, J., Emanuel, D. C., & Letowski, T. (2011). The effect of level-dependent hearing protection devices on speech communication in low-level background noise. Ear & Hearing, 32(5), 642-649. doi: 10.1097/AUD.0b013e31821478c8.

  •  Taylor, E. J., & Emanuel, D. C. (2013). Assessment of the efficacy of a hearing screening program for college students. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology.

  •  Toll, L. E., Emanuel, D. C., & Letowski, T. (2011). Effect of static force on bone conduction thresholds and comfort. International Journal of Audiology, 50 (9), 632-635.  doi:10.3109/14992027.2011.568013.



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News/ Interesting Tidbits

  • In 2011, Dr. Emanuel received the University System of Maryland Regent's Award for Excellence in teaching.







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