Kimberly Dahl, MS, CCC-SLP

Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences

Boston University

dahl@bu.edu

Research Interests

Voice perception; Voice and gender; Assessment and treatment of voice disorders

Education

2020 – Present         PhD, Speech, language, & hearing sciences (expected), Boston University

2016 – 2018               MS, Communicative disorders, University of Rhode Island

2007 – 2009              MA, Linguistics, University of Texas at Austin

Clinical Fellowship

2019 – 2020             NW Clinic for Voice and Swallowing, Oregon Health and Science University

Recent Publications

Dahl, K. L., & Stepp, C. E. (In press). Changes in relative fundamental frequency under increased cognitive load in individuals with healthy voices. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research.

Brown, K. M., Dahl, K. L., Cler, G. J., & Stepp, C. E. (2020). Listener age and gender diversity: Effects on voice-based perception of gender. Journal of Voice.

Dahl, K. L., & Mahler, L. A. (2020). Acoustic features of transfeminine voices and perceptions of voice femininity. Journal of Voice, 34(6), 961-e19.

Buckley, D. P., Dahl, K. L., Cler, G. J., & Stepp, C. E. (2020). Transmasculine voice modification: A case study. Journal of Voice, 34(6), 903-910.

Cler, G. J., McKenna, V. S., Dahl, K. L., & Stepp, C. E. (2020). Longitudinal case study of transgender voice changes under testosterone hormone therapy. Journal of Voice, 34(5), 748-762.

Presentations

Dahl, K. L., Bolognone, R. K., Childes, J. M., Pryor, R. L., Graville, D. J., & Palmer, A. D. (2020, Nov. 21). Characteristics associated with communicative participation after total laryngectomy. In Health Technologies Virtual Laryngectomy Conference.

Dahl, K. L., Cler, G. J., McKenna, V. S., & Stepp, C. E. (2019, June 2). Effects of voice changes under testosterone therapy on listener perception of gender: A transgender case study. In the 13th International Conference on Advances in Quantitative Laryngology, Voice and Speech Research, Montreal, QC, Canada.

Groll, M. D., Buckley, D. P., Dahl, K. L., & Stepp, C. E. (2019, June 2). The effects of laryngeal massage and nebulized saline on high-voice users. In the 13th International Conference on Advances in Quantitative Laryngology, Voice and Speech Research, Montreal, QC, Canada.

Dahl, K. L., & Mahler, L. M. (2018, Oct. 25). Correlating speech and voice features of transgender women with ratings of voice femininity. In Fall Voice Conference, Seattle, WA.