Linda Auther

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Dept. Hearing and Speech Sciences
Vanderbilt University, Nashville , TN 37212

Audiology & Speech Pathology Service
VA Tennessee Valley Healthcare System
Nashville, TN 37212
615-327-4751 x7804

B.S. 1986 James Madison University Harrisonburg, VA

M.Ed. 1988 James Madison University Harrisonburg, VA

Ph.D. 1996 Vanderbilt University Nashville, TN

Linda L. Auther is Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Dept. of Hearing and Speech Sciences. She also is employed full-time by the Dept. of Veterans Affairs as a clinical and research audiologist. Dr. Auther provides clinical services to veterans with hearing impairment. She supervises Vanderbilt's AUD students who are on clinical rotations at the VA Tennessee Valley Healthcare System. Her research has focused on the use of auditory evoked potentials and functional magnetic resonance imaging as indices of aphasia severity and prognosis. Her work has received federal funding over the past 10 years.