Robert F. Burkard, PhD

Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Science

Contact Information

626 Kimball Tower
Buffalo, NY 14214
Phone: (716) 829-6720
Fax: (716) 829-3217


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Research Interests: acoustic calibration (in particular, of transient stimuli), auditory electrophysiology (with a focus on auditory evoked potentials, including the effects of high stimulus rates and masking noise on the auditory brainstem response, and animal studies of the auditory steady-state response), vestibular/balance function/dysfunction, functional imaging and aging


Robert Burkard, PhD, CCC-A is professor in the Department of Rehabilitation Science at the University at Buffalo School of Public Health and Health Professions.


  • PhD, Audiology, University of Wisconsin-Madison (1983)
  • MS, Audiology, University of Wisconsin-Madison (1978)
  • BA, Communicative Disorders, State University College at Buffalo (1976)
  • AA, Liberal Arts, Erie Community College (1973)