Speech and language therapy student

Speech & language therapy Speech characteristics in the general population

Researchers work on establishing normative speech patterns from adults and children within Glasgow and beyond.

Our researchers

Current research projects

  • Fine phonetic variation and sound change: a real-time study of Glaswegian (Claire Timmins with Jane Stuart-Smith, University of Glasgow)
  • Television as a contributory factor in accent change in adolescents (Claire Timmins with Jane Stuart-Smith, University of Glasgow)
  • An online ultrasound tongue imaging resource for phonetics, linguistics, and speech therapy teaching at Scottish Universities (Claire Timmins and Jane Stuart-Smith, University of Glasgow; Jim Scobbie, Queen Margaret University; Alice Turk, University of Edinburgh; Will Barras, University of Aberdeen). Take a look at the Seeing Speech website to find out more.