Javad Anjum is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Special Education at the University of Georgia. He worked as a physician in India and pursued clinical research in Neurophysiology at the National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences. He then completed an MEd in Educational Research and Evaluation and a PhD in Speech-Language Science, both from the Ohio University. Javad’s current research interests are in understanding the impaired and unimpaired cognitive-linguistic processes in aphasia and other neurogenic language disorders and developing assessment methods and treatment programs towards improving rehabilitation outcomes in this population.

Areas of Expertise

  • Aphasia and Other Neurogenic Language Disorders
  • Aging and Communication
  • Evidence-Based Practice


  • Lexical-Semantic Processing in Aphasia
  • Influence of Cognitive Processes in Language Performance
  • Eyetracking Methods
  • Scholarship of Teaching and Learning



  •  PhD in Speech-Language Science, 2017
    Ohio University
  •  MEd in Educational Research and Evaluation, 2015
    Ohio University
  •  MBBS in Medicine and Surgery, 2006
    Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences


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