Kerry Danahy Ebert, PhD, CCC-SLP, is a researcher, teacher, and clinician in the area of children's speech-language disorders in linguistically diverse populations. She completed a B.S. from Stanford University as well as an M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota. Dr. Ebert was previously Associate Professor and SLP Program Director at Rush University, teaching coursework in children’s speech and language disorders and in cultural and linguistic diversity in speech-language pathology. Dr. Ebert joined the faculty of the Department of Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences at UMN in 2018 and advises the Bilingual-Multicultural Emphasis Program for speech-language pathology students. She also conducts research on the cognitive-linguistic profiles of bilingual and monolingual children with developmental language disorder and implications for effective assessment and treatment services. She also served as an Editor of Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools from 2017-2019.

Educational Background &
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Educational Background

  • BS: Symbolic Systems, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 2000 -
  • MA: Communication Sciences and Disorders, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 2003 -
  • PhD: Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 2011 -