Dr Gitte Keidser

Role: Project Leader/Key Researcher

Dr Gitte Keidser holds a PhD from the Technical University of Denmark. Prior to moving to Australia she worked at the University as a Research Fellow on a collaborative project with the Danish hearing aid industry, evaluating noise reduction algorithms for digital hearing aids. She is a Senior Research Scientist with the National Acoustic Laboratories in Sydney where she has worked the past 18 years.

She manages projects related to hearing devices and rehabilitation. Gitte’s research and publications have focused on hearing aid users’ preference for different amplification characteristics in different listening conditions, loudness perception and overall gain preference, the effects of advanced signal processing strategies on user performance and preference, and trainable hearing devices.