Audiology Research Laboratory
Humes has directed the ARL since 1978. Current faculty
and staff research collaborators include Dana (Wilson)
Kinney, a collaborator since 1996, Diane
Lentz, from the Department of Speech and Hearing
Craig, Roger Rhodes and Emily Benton from the
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, and
Christopher Clark from the School of Optometry.
Gary Kidd, Ph.D.
Gary is an Associate Scientist in the Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences. His research has included studies of the perception of complex sounds (speech, music, environmental sounds, as well as novel synthesized sounds) and individual differences in auditory abilities. His collaboration with Dr. Humes began in 2009.
Dana (Wilson) Kinney, M.A., CCC-A
Research Audiologist/Lab Manager
1995 M.A., Audiology, Indiana University
1993 B.A., Speech and Hearing Sciences, Indiana University
Dana is the ARL lab manager and has been working in some capacity in the ARL since 1996. She split her time for several years between the lab and the IU Hearing Clinic and has been working solely in the lab since 2006. Projects that Dana has been involved with include the Geriatric Hearing Aid Project (GHAP), Siemens and SoftEar hearing aid clinical trials, the VANTAGE project (multi-modal temporal processing/aging study), the Test Battery Study, the Training Study and is involved in current clinical trials. She is also currently the American Journal of Audiology Editorial Assistant for the 2012-2014 term.
Sara Brown, AuD, CCC-A
2011 AuD, Indiana University
2008 B.S., Speech and Hearing Sciences, Indiana University
Sara joined the lab in the fall of 2011 after having completed her final year AuD externship at St. John's Mercy Medical Center in St. Louis, MO. She also
worked briefly for a local ENT office.
Sara worked on the Training Study and is involved in current clinical trials.
Annie Kiener, AuD, CCC-A
2012 AuD, Ohio State University
2006 B.A., Spanish, Ohio State University
Annie joined the lab in July of 2012 after having completed her final year AuD externship at Columbia University Medical Center/New York Presbyterian Hospital.
Annie is involved in current clinical trials.
Tera Quigley, AuD, CCC-A
2012 AuD, Indiana University
2009 B.S., Speech and Hearing Sciences, Indiana University
Tera joined the lab in August of 2012 after having completed her final year AuD externship at the South Texas Veterans Healthcare System in San Antonio, TX.
Tera is involved in current clinical trials.
Clinical Trials Coordinator
Chris joined the lab in September of 2012. She is the contact person for current clinical trials.
Current Postdoctoral Fellows
Vidya Krull, Ph.D., CCC-A
2010 Ph.D., Hearing Science, Purdue University
2006 M.S., Hearing Science, Purdue University
2001 B. Pharm., Birla Institute of Technology-Mesra, India
Current Graduate Students
Megan Chaney, 2nd year AuD student
Current Undergraduate Students
Xin Wang, Ph.D. 2009
Jae Hee Lee, Ph.D. 2009
Dan Fogerty, Ph.D. 2010
Devan Haulk, AuD 2010
Liz Moller, AuD 2010
Sara Brown, AuD 2011
Sara Mosey, AuD 2011
Kate Geisen, B.A. 2011
Hannah Fehlberg, currently on 3rd year AuD externship in Minneapolis
Tera Quigley, AuD 2012