Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders

School of Health and Human Sciences

Jessica ObermeyerThe Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
P. O. Box 26170, 320 Ferguson Building
Greensboro, NC 27402-6170
(336) 256-1419 (office)
(336) 334-4475 (fax)
Jaoberme@uncg.edu

 Curriculum Vitae (doc)

Jessica Obermeyer, PhD, CCC-SLP, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Her area of specialization is acquired adult neurogenic language disorders. Dr. Obermeyer’s research interests include discourse production in aphasia, treatment efficacy, and the cognitive requirements of language production. Prior to earning her doctorate, she worked in a variety of clinical settings where she specialized in assessment and treatment of adult neurogenic populations. 

Education

  • PhD- Speech and Language Sciences, Teachers College, Columbia University
  • MS-  Communication Sciences and Disorders, Florida State University
  • BA- Communication Sciences and Disorders, Florida State University

Research Interests

Aphasia treatment efficacy, discourse production in aphasia and other adult neurogenic populations, cognitive requirements of language, the effect of modality (e.g, speaking, typing, writing) on language production