About: Anne Van Kleek
- Anne van Kleeck, PhD, is a Professor and Callier Research Scholar at the Callier Center for Communication Disorders in the School of Behavioral and Brain Science at the University of Texas at Dallas. Her research focuses on children's language development and disorders, and on oral language foundations for later literacy development., and she has been teaching courses in language development since first becoming a professor at the University of Texas at Austin in 1978. Anne’s publications include three edited books, thirty-nine peer-reviewed journal articles, and twenty-four book chapters. She is a frequently invited speak in the United States and abroad, and has nearly given nearly 200 invited talks and talks at national and international conferences. Anne has been a yoga practitioner for many years, and became a certified Ananda Yoga Instructor in 2008.