Dr Jane McCormack - Nat School of Allied Health (Faculty of Health Sciences)

Accreditation in-progress - Supervisor is eligible to co-supervise with another fully accredited supervisor (Principal Supervisor)

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Jane is a senior lecturer in speech pathology and assistant deputy head of the School of Allied Health in North Sydney. Jane has co-authored two textbooks for speech-language pathology and education students, and has published over 50 book chapters and research papers. She has supervised Honours, Masters and PhD students.

Contact

Phone :2 9739 2694 (North Sydney)
Email :jane.mccormack@acu.edu.au
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Research Interests

Speech, language and literacy development ; Speech pathology service delivery ; Rural/ Regional health ; Scholarship of learning and teaching ; Interprofessional Practice ;

Methods Expertise

No research method is currently recorded.

Research Projects

Completed Projects

  • The educational experiences of individuals who stutter (PhD) (Associate Supervisor)
  • Children'production of polysyllables as a marker for phonological processing and emerging literacy skills (PhD) (Co-Supervisor)
  • An investigation of speech pathology practices within integrated early intervention services (Undergraduate) (Principal Supervisor)
  • Designs and decisions: Speech pathologists'creation and use of informal measures for assessing speech impairment in children (Undergraduate) (Principal Supervisor)
  • Practices and preferences of teachers and speech pathologists: Services to primary school children with communication impairment (Undergraduate) (Principal Supervisor)

Selected Publications

Other information

Jane was project officer on an Australian Research Council Discovery Project investigating the prevalence and impact of speech impairment in children from 2007-2009, and co-investigator on another ARC Discovery Project investigating the effectiveness of a computer-assisted speech intervention in early childhood settings from 2013-2015.