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Current Research Assistants 
(Listed alphabetically by last name)



Rachael Borges, 3rd year Au.D student
Rachael is a 3rd year Au.D student from Wapakoneta, Ohio. She earned her B.A in Speech and Hearing Sciences from The Ohio State University in 2012. Rachael is currently working on her third year project.


Christine Eibling, 3rd year Au.D student
Christine is a 3rd year Au.D student and is currently working on her third year project.


Anum Idrees, 1st year Au.D student
Anum is a 1st year Au.D student from Brooklyn, New York. She received her B.A from Brooklyn College in 2013. In Dr. DiGiovanni's lab she is helping edit presentations, editing papers, and helping to complete a research project


Katie Kulasa, 1st year Au.D student
Katie is a 1st year Au.D student from Amherst, Ohio. She received her B.S in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Ohio University in 2014. In Dr. DiGiovanni's lab she is helping edit presentations, update and maintain the web page, editing papers, and helping to complete a research project


Megan Lukosavich, 3rd year Au.D student
Megan is a 3rd year Au.D student from Akron, Ohio. She graduated from Ohio State University in 2011. Megan is currently working on her third year project.


Travis Riffle, 3rd year Ph.D. student
Travis is a 3rd year Ph.D student from Point Pleasant, West Virgina. He received his B.S in Pre-Med/ Biology from The University of Charleston. In Dr. DiGiovanni's lab, Travis is currently working on submitting two manuscripts for publication review. Travis submitted his first year project on Assessing listening efforts in hearing-impaired individuals using cognitive tasks in various background environments and has previously worked on similar research regarding individuals with normal hearing.


Peggy Tomko, 3rd year Au.D student
Peggy is a 3rd year Au.D student and is currently working on her third year project.


Most Recent Research Assistants 



Ashley

Ashley Long, 4th year Au.D student
Ashley is a 4th year Au.D student. She is originally from Fremont, Ohio. She received her B.A in Speech and Hearing Sciences from The Ohio State University in 2010. She is currently on her fourth year externship at the Cleveland VA.




Jen

Jennifer Mikol, 2nd year Au.D student
Jennifer is currently a 2nd year Au.D student from Binghamton, New York. She received her B.S in Communication Disorders and Sciences from the State University of New York at Plattsburgh in 2013.



Naveen

Naveen Nagaraj, Ph.D
Naveen is originally from Coorg, India. He received his B.S and M.A from the All India Institute for Speech and Hearing in 2001. After graduation he worked for 5 years in India and 3 more years in Australia before coming to Ohio University. Naveen is currently working at the University of Arkansas.