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Meet Maria Kapantzoglou
Meet Maria Kapantzoglou

 

Contact Information

PSU Speech & Hearing Sciences

Office: UCB 430K | Lab: UCB 429J
mkapa2@pdx.edu | 503-725-3582

Bilingual Research Lab Website

Areas of Expertise

Bilingual Language Assessment
Dynamic Assessment
Language Acquisition in Children

Education

Ph.D., Speech & Hearing Science, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona
M.A., Measurement Statistics & Methodological Studies, Division Education in Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona
M.A., Speech-Language Pathology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts.
B.A., Speech Therapy, Pontifical University of Salamanca, Spain

Courses

SPHR 464 Speech Sound Disorders in Children
SPHR 510 Assessment and Intervention for Bilinguals
SPHR 560 Research Methods in Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology
SPHR 584 Assessment and Treatment of Language Disorders: Birth to 5

Maria Kapantzoglou Curriculum Vitae

Background

Maria Kapantzoglou, Ph.D., is an assistant professor at Portland State University (PSU) and a certified trilingual speech-language pathologist. Her research focuses on the assessment of language skills in bilingual children with and without primary language impairment. She has a Master in Measurement, Statistics and Methodological Study, and she has worked in federally funded projects to develop culturally and linguistically appropriate assessment tools for Spanish-English speaking children. She has worked with bilingual children in four different countries and in three languages: English, Spanish and Greek. At PSU, she teaches courses on speech and language disorders, and supervises graduate students in the bilingual concentration.