Welcome to the Child Hearing Lab, or in short, the Chear Lab! We are interested in understanding how children process different features of speech, how hearing loss and the use of devices like hearing aids influences speech processing during childhood. Our methods typically entail the use of electroencephalography (EEG) and behavioural (listening) tasks.

Lab news

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position in Hearing Science

    The Child Hearing Lab (https://chear.waisman.wisc.edu/) at the Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, is looking for a postdoctoral fellow to work on projects that use electroencephalography (EEG) and behavioral methods to understand speech processing in …

  • Trevor Wright receives the Jack Kile Scholarship!

    Congratulations to Trevor Wright on receiving the Jack Kile Scholarship from WSHA! Trevor is a Research Assistant within the Child Hearing Lab and is a 2nd year student in UW-Madison’s Audiology Doctorate Program. The Jack …

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