Communication Sciences and Disorders

Faculty & Staff

Maura Krestar

Ph.D., Associate Professor, Leveling Advisor, Interim CLHS Department Chair


  • Doctor of Philosophy in Adult Development and Aging, 2014
    • Cleveland State University
  • Master of Arts in Experimental Psychology, 2011
    • Cleveland State University
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, 2006
    • Mercyhurst College (University)

Research Interests

  • Cognition and speech perception
  • Perception of affective prosody during adulthood
  • Cognitive aging and age differences in speech perception during adulthood
  • Receptive and expressive language used by individuals with dementia

Curriculum Vitae

Phone: 361-593-2005
Fax: 361-593-3404
Office: Manning Hall Room 100A

Maura Krestar