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Nelson Moses

Nelson Moses

Chair, Communication Sciences and DisordersProfessor of Communication Sciences and Disorders

B.A., M.A., Speech-Language Pathology, City College of New YorkPh.D., Speech-Language Pathology, New York University


Nelson Moses teaches courses on research, cognitive science, and language development and disorders. He has published a number of articles on applying Piagetian Theory to the practice of speech-language pathology and special education, supervision, and the study of adult cognition. He is also the co-author, along with Harriet Klein, of two texts on intervention planning with children and adults with communication problems, published by Allyn & Bacon. Dr. Moses has a long history serving children with severe and profound developmental disabilities, and consults with several preschools on the treatment of children with Pervasive Developmental Disabilities.


Language Disorders in Children with Severe Developmental Disabilities, Speech-Language Pathology


  • Author, “Intervention Planning for Children with Communications Disorders”