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Matthew Bakke, Ph.D., CCC-A, FAAA

Hearing, Speech & Language Science / Au.D. in Audiology Program

Matthew Bakke

Phone Numbers

202-651-5335 (V)



Sorenson Language and Communication Center 3118

Office Hours

By Appointment

Dr. Matthew H. Bakke is a Professor in the Department of Hearing, Speech and Language Sciences at Gallaudet University. He was awarded and directed two research programs at Gallaudet between 2001 and 2014: the Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center (RERC) on Hearing Enhancement, a multi-center program of research and development in the area of technology and rehabilitation for people with hearing loss, and a field-initiated research project on the fitting of cochlear implants. Both research grants were funded by the U.S. Department of Education, NIDRR.

Dr. Bakke served as the Director of Research at The Lexington School for the Deaf/Center for the Deaf from 1993 to 2001, and as Executive Director of the Lexington Hearing and Speech Center from 1998 to 2001. He has had experience as a teacher of the Deaf, clinical audiologist and researcher in the speech and hearing sciences. Dr. Bakke received his Ph.D. degree in Speech and Hearing Sciences from City University of New York in 1999. Research interests include binaural hearing, hearing enhancement technologies (including cochlear implants) and technologies and materials for improving aural rehabilitation.

DC License in Audiology

Gallaudet University Certification in Online Instruction

Spring 2018 Courses:

HSL 595 Special Topics: Audiology and Communication Technology for Counseling Professionals (Online Course)

HSL 707 Audiology and Hearing Technology for Educators and Counseling Professionals

HSL 784 Research Methodology in the Hearing, Speech and Language Sciences

HSL 814 Instrumentation Lab

HSL 883 Research Project in Audiology

Chair, Faculty Welfare Committee


800 Florida Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002


800 Florida Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002