Bruce L. Smith, PhD

Languages

  • English

Academic Information

  • Departments: Communication Sciences and Disorders - Professor Emeritus

Academic Office Information

  • 801-581-6725
  • Social & Behavioral Sciences
    Communication Disorders
    380 S 1530 E, Room: 1201
    Salt Lake City, UT 84112

Education History

Type School Degree
Doctoral Training University of Texas - Austin
Linguistics (Experimental Phonetics)
Ph.D.
Graduate Training Brigham Young University
Linguistics
M.A.
Undergraduate Brigham Young University
German
B.A.

Global Impact

Career

Institution Description Country
Adam Mickiewicz University Fulbright Scholar Poland

Selected Publications

Journal Article

  1. Smith, B L, Hayes-Harb, R, Bruss, M, and Harker, A A (2009). Production and perception of voicing and devoicing in similar German and English word pairs by native speakers of German. Journal of Phonetics, 37, 257-275.
  2. Hayes-Harb, R, Smith, B L, Bent, T, and Bradlow, A R (2008). The Interlanguage speech intelligibility benefit for native speakers of Mandarin: Production and perception of English word-final voicing contrasts. Journal of Phonetics, 36, 664-679.
  3. Bent, T, Bradlow, A, and Smith, B L (2008). Production and perception of temporal contrasts in foreign-accented English. Phonetica, 65, 131-147.

Book Chapter

  1. Bent, T, Bradlow, A R, and Smith, B L (2007). Phonemic errors in different word positions and their effects on intelligibility of non-native speech: All's well that begins well. In M. J. Munro and O-S Bohn (Eds.), Festschrift for James Emil Flege (pp. 331-347). Amsterdam.: John Benjamins.

Commentary

  1. Smith, B L (2006). Precautions regarding nonword repetition tasks (Invited commentary on Gathercole’s keynote article). Appl Psycholinguist, 27, 584-587.