Research & Scholarly Achievement
at Gallaudet University
The department seeks to broaden student perspectives through language and cultural studies pertaining to both Deaf and hearing communities worldwide. Research interests and creative endeavors tend to focus on pedagogy, community building, literary study, and linguistic analysis of both signed and written/spoken languages.
Literacy skills in deaf readers
This study includes a series of experiments that use eye-tracking technology to investigate sentence processing in hearing monolingual, hearing bilingual, and Deaf bilingual readers.