The University of Texas at Dallas School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Ross J. Roeser

Professor
Lois and Howard Wolf Professor in Pediatric Hearing

Research Interests

The application of hearing instrument technology to improving communication skills

Curriculum Vitae

Contact

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 972-883-3002
Office: CD_238
Campus Mail Code: CD10

Biography

Dr. Ross Roeser has been a leader in the field of audiology for decades. In addition to his work in the application of hearing instruments to improving communication skills, he has been instrumental in defining and expanding the scope of practice of audiologists in the U.S. Dr. Roeser has served as the head of UT Dallas’ Callier Center audiology program, executive director of UT Dallas’ Callier Center for Communication Disorders, and also held an appointment as clinical professor in otolaryngology at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas from 1975-2016. Dr. Roeser is a Fellow of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and the American Academy of Audiology. He is one of the founders of the American Auditory Society and the American Academy of Audiology. He also founded and was the first Editor-In-Chief of the journal Ear and Hearing. He is currently the Editor-in-Chief emeritus of the International Journal of Audiology. Dr. Roeser was chosen as a recipient of the 2009 American Academy of Audiology Distinguished Achievement Award and in 2013 was awarded the Wayne J. Staab Outstanding Service Award by the American Auditory Society, and most recently was awarded the Aram Glorig Award from the International Society of Audiology.

He earned a bachelor’s degree from Western Illinois University, a master’s degree from Northern Illinois University, and his PhD from Florida State University.

Recent and Selected Representative Publications

Books

Manchaiah, V, Beukes, E., & Roeser, R. (2021) Conducting and Evaluating Research in Audiology. Plural Publications, Inc., San Diego, CA.

Book Chapters

Roeser, R. J. Musical hallucinations (2014). In Valente, M & Valente, M. Adult Audiology Case Book. New York: Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc.

McClennan, N. & Roeser, R. J. Acoustic Neuroma (2014). In Valente, M & Valente, M. Adult Audiology Case Book. New York: Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc.

Collier, C. & Roeser, R. J. Battery in the ear canal. (2014). In Valente, M & Valente, M. Adult Audiology Case Book. New York: Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc.

Recent Articles in Peer-Refereed Journals

Roeser, R. J. (2018) Celebrating 45 years of American audiology society excellence: Memoirs of a founder (2018), Ear & Hearing, January.

Roeser, R. J. Transforming and transitioning-the past and the future. (2019). International Journal of Audiology, 48, 1-2.

Beck, D., Danhauer, J., Roeser, R., et al. (2019) Audiologic considerations for people with normal hearing sensitivity yet hearing difficulty and/or speech in noise problems. Hearing Review, http://www.hearingreview.com/2018/09/audiologic-considerations.

Soli, S., Roeser, R., and Vallencourt, V. (2019) Changing the audiological mindset about fitness for duty assessments for jobs with essential hearing-critical tasks. Audiology Today, 31 March/April, 49-57.

Soli, S., Vallencourt, V., Roeser, R. Performing audiological fitness for duty assessments for jobs with essential hearing-critical tasks. Audiology Today, 31 May/June, 36-43.