Current Position: Principal clinic project manager, Cochlear Americas.

Dr. Parkinson earned his Ph.D. in speech and hearing sciences from the University of Iowa. Prior to joining the faculty at UW Otolaryngology, Dr. Parkinson was for 15 years a principal clinical studies specialist for Cochlear Americas in Centennial, CO, where he was involved in clinical studies related to new implant technologies and/or new indications for cochlear implantation. In 2014, he became an associate professor and chief of audiology for UW Otolaryngology.