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Curriculum Vitae: 

Speech & Hearing Sciences
Condon 312

Adrian KC

Professor and Chair
ScD, Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences & Technology
BEng (Electrical), University of New South Wales, Sydney Australia
Academic Expertise: 
Auditory Attention
Honors & Awards: 
2017: Bloedel Center Traveling Scientist Award, University of Washington, WA
2014: Department of Defense, Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Program award
2012: The Royal Society International Exchanges program award, United Kingdom
2012: Department of Defense, Air Force Office of Scientific Research Young Investigator Program award
2009: National Institutes of Health Pathway to Independence Award (NIDCD: K99/R00)

Dr. Lee joined the Speech and Hearing Sciences faculty in 2011. He obtained his bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering at the University of New South Wales and his doctorate at the Harvard-MIT Division in Health Sciences and Technology. He completed his postdoctoral training in the Department of Psychiatry and Radiology at Harvard Medical School & Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA.

Dr. Lee’s research focuses on developing multimodal imaging techniques to investigate the cortical network involved in auditory scene analysis and attention, especially through designing novel behavioral paradigms that bridge the gap between psychoacoustics and neuroimaging research.

Recent Publications
Prevalence and patterns of sensory processing behaviors in a large clinical sample of children with prenatal alcohol exposure. (2020 May) Res Dev Disabil 100(): 103617 Jirikowic TL, Thorne JC, McLaughlin SA, Waddington T, Lee AKC, Astley Hemingway SJ

Listening Difficulties in Children With Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: More Than a Problem of Audibility. (2019 May 21) J Speech Lang Hear Res 62(5): 1532-1548 McLaughlin SA, Thorne JC, Jirikowic T, Waddington T, Lee AKC, Astley Hemingway SJ

Neural Switch Asymmetry in Feature-Based Auditory Attention Tasks. (2019 Apr) J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 20(2): 205-215 McLaughlin SA, Larson E, Lee AKC

Investigating the fit between phonological feature systems and brain responses to speech using EEG. (2019) Lang Cogn Neurosci 34(5): 662-676 McCloy DR, Lee AKC

Auditory attention switching with listening difficulty: Behavioral and pupillometric measures. (2018 Nov) J Acoust Soc Am 144(5): 2764 McCloy DR, Larson E, Lee AKC