PEN Program

PEN Faculty

Dr. Laura-Ann Petitto
Dr. Laura-Ann Petitto
The PhD in Educational Neuroscience (PEN) program was founded at Gallaudet University by Dr. Laura-Ann Petitto (Chair, PEN Steering Committee and PEN Program Professor), a leading cognitive neuroscientist who first helped create the discipline of Educational Neuroscience (2001, 2004) and built related programs at multiple institutions prior to coming to Gallaudet in 2011.
Dr. Thomas Allen
Dr. Thomas Allen
Dr. Thomas Allen is Co-founder, Program Director and Program Professor in the PEN Program.
Dr. Melissa Herzig
Dr. Melissa Herzig
Dr. Melissa Herzig is Co-founder and Assistant Director of the PEN Program.
Dr. Clifton Langdon
Dr. Clifton Langdon
Dr. Clifton Langdon is an Assistant Professor in the PEN Program.
Dr. Lorna Quandt
Dr. Lorna Quandt
Dr. Lorna Quandt is an Assistant Professor in the PEN Program.
Dr. Ilaria Berteletti
Dr. Ilaria Berteletti
Dr. Ilaria Berteletti is an Assistant Professor in the PEN Program.