Paula A. Tallal, Ph.D.

Director of Scientific Learning Corporation and a Board of Governors’ professor of neuroscience
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Paula A. Tallal, Ph.D., is a Director of Scientific Learning Corporation and a Board of Governors’ professor of neuroscience at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, where she helped found and currently co-directs the Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience. Dr. Tallal frequently contributes to discussions on language disorders and learning disabilities within the scientific community and in debates surrounding public policy. Author of over 200 professional publications and holder of several patents, Dr. Tallal earned the Thomas Alva Edison Patent Prize for her work leading to the development of Fast ForWord software.