Communication Sciences & Disorders Faculty
Kelly typically teaches American Sign Language II at Emerson College every Spring semester. He is currently an English/Language Arts/Literature middle school teacher at The Learning Center for the Deaf in Framingham, M.A. Also, he serves as the Chair for Statewide Advisory Council (SAC) under the auspices of Massachusetts Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (MCDHH). He also runs its Legislative Taskforce, a sub-committee of the SAC. He also serves on the board for DEAF, Inc., a non-profit agency serving the Deaf, Hard of Hearing, and Deaf-Blind population across the Commonwealth. He has taught ASL for ten years as an adjunct instructor before returning to the field of Deaf Education full time.
See how CSD faculty, students, and alumni are shaping the fields of speech pathology, audiology, and health communication.
Katie O'Neil '09, '11
Katie O'Neil '09, '11 reveals why she chose speech pathology and how giving her students communication tools makes her feel. Watch now »
Grossman studies facial expression to aid people with autism
In her research, Communication Sciences and Disorders Assistant Professor Ruth Grossman wants to address some of the communication problems that children with autism face as they interact with others at home and school.