Department of Communication Disorders & Sciences

Dr. Nicole Magaldi


Office:   11B
Phone:   973-720-3353
Office Hours:   By appointment

Department: Comm Disorder
Position: Assistant Professor, Chairperson
Area Specialization: Childhood Language Disorders

Educational Background

  • Ph.D. from New York University
  • M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology, Kean University
  • B.A. in Speech-Language Pathology, SUNY College at Cortland


Professional Affiliations

  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • New York Speech-Language Hearing Association


Teaching Interests

  • Introduction to Communication Disorders
  • Language Disorders in the Schools
  • Language Disorders in Children
  • Language Theory and Therapy
  • Graduate Clinical Practicum: Diagnostics & Therapy


Research Interests

  • Therapeutic intervention strategies for children with autism
  • the relationship between prelinguistic behaviors and language development in typically developing children and children with Specific Language Impairment (SLI)
  • The relationship between gesture and language in young children
  • Early markers of Language Impairments