Lydia Nguyen

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Contact Information

Speech and Hearing Science
901 S Sixth St.
Champaign, IL 61820

Research Interests

Neurodegenerative disorders, mild cognitive impairment, electroencephalography, event-related brain rhythms


B.S., Biological Sciences (Minor: Psychology), 2014
Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

Awards and Honors

Dissertation Completion Fellowship (Aug 2019-Aug 2020)
Graduate College, UIUC

NSP Forebrain Award (Apr 2019)
Neuroscience Program, UIUC

List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent By Their Students (Spring 2019, Spring 2018, Fall 2017, Spring 2017, Fall 2016, Spring 2016)
Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning, UIUC

Graduate Teacher Certificate (Feb 2018)
Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning, UIUC

Saffran Student Scholar Travel Award (Aug 2017)
Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

Neuroscience Program Fellowship (Aug 2014-May 2015)
Neuroscience Program, UIUC

Courses Taught

SHS 271: Communication and Aging (Spring 2019)
SHS 170: Introduction to Human Communication Systems & Disorders (Spring 2018)
PSYC 100: Introduction to Psychology (Fall 2017)
MCB 253: Experimental Techniques in Cell Biology (Spring 2017, Fall 2016, Spring 2016)