University Bulletin 2017-2018

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Speech Pathology and Audiology

Speech Pathology and Audiology Administrative Staff (251) 445-9378
Chair Elizabeth E. Adams
Professor Emeritus Evans, Holston, Sellers, Talbott
Associate Professors Adams, B. Beverly, Davis, Gordon-Hickey, Ramkissoon
Assistant Professors T. Beverly, Choi, Garand, Nichols, Rishiq,
Roberts, Smith
Instructors Brown, Hill, Hudson, McVay
   

Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology web site
http://www.southalabama.edu/colleges/alliedhealth/speechandhearing

The mission of the Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology is to provide undergraduate, masters and doctoral programs that challenge the students to achieve the highest standards of academic learning, scientific inquiry and clinical excellence. The Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology seeks to deliver a comprehensive program of academic, research and clinical training in the areas of speech, language and hearing development and disorders. The Department offers the Bachelor of Science in Speech and Hearing Sciences, the Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology, the Doctor of Audiology, and the Doctor of Philosophy in Communication Sciences and Disorders, degree programs.

The undergraduate program readies the graduate to undertake professional study on the graduate level. Students in Speech-Language Pathology who complete the master's program will meet all the academic and practicum requirements to be eligible for the Clinical Fellowship (CF) that leads to national certification (CCC/SLP) by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and eligibility for the Alabama State License. Students in Audiology who complete the Doctor of Audiology program will meet all the academic and practicum requirements for national certification (CCC/A) and also be eligible for the Alabama State License. The Graduate programs in both Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology are accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation (CAA) of ASHA.

Faculty Listing

Speech Pathology and Audiology Faculty
Adams, Elizabeth M. Speech Pathology and Audiology Associate Professor BS, Spring Hill College
PHD, University of South Alabama
Beverly, Brenda L. Speech Pathology and Audiology Associate Professor BSED, Bloomsburg U of Pennsylvania
MS, Bloomsburg U of Pennsylvania
PHD, University of Tennessee-Knox
Beverly, Tonia M. Speech Pathology and Audiology Assistant Professor BS, University of South Alabama
MS, University of South Alabama
AUD, University of Florida
Brown, Gidget R. Speech Pathology and Audiology Instructor BSSH, University of South Alabama
MS, University of South Alabama
Choi, Dahye Speech Pathology and Audiology Assistant Professor BA, Ewha Womans University
MA, Ewha Womans University
PHD, Vanderbilt University
Davis, Tara M. Speech Pathology and Audiology Associate Professor BA, Louisiana State University
MCD, Louisiana State U - Hlth Sci
PHD, University of Texas-Dallas
Garand, Kendrea L. Speech Pathology and Audiology Assistant Professor BA, North Carolina State U-Raleigh
MS, Purdue University-Main Campus
CSCD, University of Pittsburgh
PHD, Medical U of South Carolina
Gordon-Hickey, Susan Speech Pathology and Audiology Associate Professor BA, University of Florida
AUD, University of South Alabama
PHD, University of South Alabama
Hill, Grayson B. Speech Pathology and Audiology Instructor BS, University of Montevallo
MS, University of Montevallo
Hudson, Kendra D. Speech Pathology and Audiology Instructor BS, University of Montevallo
MS, University of Montevallo
McVay, Karen A. Speech Pathology and Audiology Instructor BS, University of Washington
MS, University of Alabama
Nichols, Amy C. Speech Pathology and Audiology Assistant Professor BA, University of Central Florida
AUD, University of South Alabama
PHD, University of South Alabama
Pelekanos, Sharon F. Speech Pathology and Audiology BS, Louisiana State University
MHS, University of South Alabama
Ramkissoon, Ishara Speech Pathology and Audiology Associate Professor BSSH, University of Durban
MA, University of Illinois-Urbana
PHD, University of Illinois-Urbana
Rishiq, Dania Speech Pathology and Audiology Assistant Professor BS, Applied Science University
MA, University of Tennessee-Knox
PHD, Univ of Tenn Hlth Sci Center
Roberts, Wilder M. Speech Pathology and Audiology Assistant Professor BS, University of Montevallo
MS, University of Montevallo
AUD, University of Florida
Smith, Kimberly A. Speech Pathology and Audiology Assistant Professor BS, Old Dominion University
MS, Old Dominion University
PHD, University of SC-Columbia
Talbott, Richard E. Speech Pathology and Audiology Professor BS, West Virginia University
MS, West Virginia University
PHD, University of Oklahoma-Norman