Kanae Nishi
name in IPA

Postdoctoral Fellow

Office:
SPHS C185
Speech and Hearing Sciences
Indiana University
200 S. Jordan Avenue
Bloomington, IN 47405

Phone:
(812)855-2795

Fax:
(812) 855-5531

E-mail:
knishi@indiana.ed
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I am currently a third-year postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences at Indiana University.

Education:

Research Interests:

  • Perception and production of speech by second language learners

  • Cross-language speech perception and production

  • Acoustic and perceptual characteristics of speech with atypical characteristics

  • Speech training for second language learners

  • Speech intelligibility

Current Project:

  • Training Japanese Listeners to Identify American English Vowels
  • Training Korean Listeners to Identify American English Vowels

Awards:

  • NIH-NIDCD Ruth Kirschstein National Research Service Award for Individual Postdoctoral Fellows (F32) (2003-06)
    PI: K. Nishi, Sponsor: D. Kewley-Port, Direct Cost: $137,832

  • Student Disability Services Recognition Award for facilitating course work by disabled students, University of South Florida (2001)

  • Rotary International Ambassadorial Multi-Year Scholarship (1996-98 ), $20,000

  • Eastern Washington University - Kobe City University of Foreign Studies Exchange Student Scholarship (1991-92), ¥700,000 and tuition waiver

  • Kobe City University of Foreign Studies President Award (1989)

  • Kobe Youth Prize (1988)

  • Keio Gijuku University Koizumi Shinzo Prize (1988), ¥100,000

Updated on: June 12, 2006