Gerry A Stefanatos, D. Phil. Director

Dr. Stefanatos received his bachelor's degree in Psychology from McGill University in Montreal and his doctorate in Clinical Neuropsychology from the University of Oxford in England. After a post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Western Ontario, he taught at Trinity University and the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. He then moved to Philadelphia to become an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the Medical College of Pennsylvania and Director of Neuropsychological Services at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children. In 1993, he accepted a position as an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia and began his own Center for Clinical and Developmental Neuropsychology. He then went on to pursue a research career as Director of the Cognitive Neurophysiology Laboratory at Moss Rehabilitation Research Institute and collaborated on functional neuroimaging studies with colleagues at the Center for Functional Neuroimaging at the University of Pennsylvania. After serving as Chairman of the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Temple University, he now holds the position of Associate Professor and Director of the Cognitive Neurophysiology Laboratory.

Lab Assistants

Monica Servidio| Summer 2020 – Present | BA, Speech-Language-Hearing (Anticipated 2021)

Monica is a senior in the College of Public Health at Temple University studying Speech-Language Pathology. Monica plans to obtain her Bachelor's degree as well as a certificate in American Sign language (ASL) in the Spring of 2021. Her future plans include pursuing her master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology. Her career goal is to become a speech language pathologist and work with adults suffering from neurological disorders due to stroke or illness

Elizabeth Crossin| Summer 2020 – Present | BA, Speech-Language-Hearing (Anticipated 2021)

Liz is a senior at Temple University in the College of Public Health. Liz plans on graduating with her Bachelor’s degree in Speech, Language, and Hearing sciences in 2021. She then intends to go to graduate school to obtain a Doctorate in Audiology. As a future clinician, Liz aspires to work with children who suffer from hearing impairments and other hearing disorders. Participating in research is also a big part of her future plans.

Amanda Yu| Summer 2020 – Present | BA, Psychology (Anticipated 2022)

Amanda is a junior studying Clinical Psychology here at Temple University. She plans on attending graduate school in Neuropsychology.

TBA| Summer 2020 – Present | BA, Speech-Language-Hearing