Faculty and Staff

Academic Appointments

Lecturer/Audiologist, 2015 – Present

Graduate Admissions Committee, 2016 – Present

Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL

Selected Awards, Honors and Recognitions

American Speech-Language and Hearing Association Award for Continuing Education (ACE), July 2013

American Speech-Language and Hearing Association, Leadership Development Program-Audiology (ASHA LDP-A), July 2012 – April 2013

AG Bell Cochlear Implant Fellow, July 2009 – March 2010
East Carolina University, Greenville, NC


Doctor of Audiology (2011)
East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

Doctor of Philosophy, Communication Sciences and Disorders (2011)
East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

Bachelor of Science, Communicative Disorders (2004)
University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL

Associate of Arts (1999)
Valencia Community College, Orlando, FL

Licensure and Certifications

State of Florida Department of Health Division of Medical Quality Assurance: (2014)

Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC-A): (2011)
American Speech Language and Hearing Association

American Academy of Audiology-Fellow (FAAA): (2011)

  • Au.D.
  • Ph.D.
  • CCC-A
  • F-AAA
Research Interests
  • Cochlear Implants
  • Auditory Training
  • Cognitive Processing
  • Aural (Re)habilitation
  • Auditory Processing
  • Early Intervention
  • Hearing Conservation
  • Hearing Disorders Across the Lifespan
  • Aging
  • Clinic Welcomes Cosby as New Audiologist
    The Communication Disorders Clinic is pleased to welcome Janel Cosby, Au.D., Ph.D., CCC-A, F-AAA, (right) as its new audiologist and a clinical lecturer. Cosby is a native of Orlando and UCF alumna,...